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Press conference held during Super Bowl weekend kicks off campaign to help corporate America hire more than 10,000 veterans this year.
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VA’s hiring fair last month was a resounding success, providing on-site interviews for veterans and legitimate job opportunities.
Legion’s first-ever National Credentialing Summit will find ways to improve credentialing opportunities for veterans.
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Veterans and servicemembers invited to hiring fair in New York City sponsored by VA and Rep. Bob Turner’s office.
VA announces that its home loans continue to have the lowest serious delinquency and foreclosure rates.
VA Secretary Eric Shinseki spoke with The American Legion recently about advances being made in his department’s fight to eliminate veteran homelessness.
Annual event reaches out to D.C.-area homeless veterans.
VA-sponsored event showcases new veteran employment assistance technology.
Homeless veterans will be given a wide array of career and health services this Saturday at the VA Medical Center in Washington, D.C.
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More than 1,100 military spouses attended a Washington, D.C. career fair that was organized specifically for them.
The Legion’s annual Washington Business Conference welcomes veteran entrepreneurs to D.C. from Feb. 28 - 29 for a free informational event.
On Jan. 13, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce will host a career and hiring forum for military spouses in Washington D.C. at the Walter E. Washington Center; Legion to have booth at event.
American Legion will staff a booth at the event, which will include hiring managers from federal agencies and the opportunity to register for VA benefits.
Legion representatives will host roundtable discussion on success of VA pledge to end veteran homelessness during Washington Conference.
National report shows that homelessness among veterans reduced by nearly 12 percent from January 2010 to January 2011.
The American Legion will sit on a panel of a veterans small business advisory forum, which will feature lawmakers and other government officials.
Veterans now able to download official data about their military training, experience.
In written testimony to House subcommittee, Legion says weak government policies and rules limit effectiveness of tools aimed to facilitate contracting opportunities for veterans.
Legion calling on Congress to make good on its commitment to ensure veterans, servicemembers have access to sustainable, affordable housing.
The Legion and first lady Michelle Obama attended the U.S. Chamber's “Business Steps Up: Hiring Our Heroes” conference.
The American Legion joined forces with the Chamber of Commerce to host a job fair in New Jersey that produced around 25 jobs for veterans.
The U.S. Small Business Administration has released a 32-page report designed to encourage the growth of the veteran-owned small business community.
The American Legion's Business Task Force will meet Nov. 9 at Post 1 in D.C. to launch a new initiative aimed to improve veterans' prospects in the business world.
Legion-backed job fair targets unemployment rate of nearly 15 percent among young women veterans.
Executive director of Legion's Washington Office will discuss veterans unemployment, other issues at 2:30 p.m. EST
Amanda Leigh of The American Legion recently met with President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama to discuss veterans unemployment.
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Veterans and their family members can attend a free job fair, sponsored by the Legion and Chamber of Commerce, in Tom's River, N.J.
When a transitional housing residence for homeless veterans in New Jersey hit a snag in construction costs, Legion family members in the state sprang to action.
Past national commander hoping that Department of Labor, Legion can help erase disconnect between veterans, potential employment and training opportunities.
Legionnaires are encouraged to participate in and raise awareness of events that will take place in 24 cities.