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American Legion leader says no other issues need to be attached to legislation to improve health care, education, employment and benefits for those who served our nation.
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Fair pay and benefits needed to maintain quality volunteer force.
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National Commander addresses Ruth Marcus’ claims that military retirement benefits are ‘extraordinarily generous.’
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During his speech outside Lincoln’s tomb, Legion national commander calls on Congress to remember the 16th president’s vow to care for veterans.
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A Paid Up for Life Membership means no more dues notices, a lifetime subscription to The American Legion Magazine, and never being at risk of facing a dues increase.
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The inspirational story of the Dorchester's Four Chaplains still resonates today.
National Commander calls on Legionnaires to contact their elected officials and ask them to vote against the $6.3 billion benefits cut.
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American Legion vows to continue fight for Mt. Soledad Cross.
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Remember those in harm’s way this season
Four Marines killed during range maintenance operation at Camp Pendleton in California.
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Dellinger says ground must be regained on the claims backlog as elected leaders work toward a lasting solution to the funding crisis.
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National Commander Daniel M. Dellinger says Legion has responsibility to draw attention to impact government shutdown has on veterans.
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National Commander Dan Dellinger implores Congress to end the government shutdown to ensure veterans benefits don’t disappear on Nov 1.
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National Commander Dellinger will discuss the shutdown’s ongoing negative effects on Oct. 15 at the Indiana War Memorial in Indianapolis
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National Commander Dan Dellinger makes strong appeal to end government shutdown and threat to veterans’ benefits.
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National commander to discuss government shutdown during 10 a.m. press conference Oct. 4 in nation’s capital.
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National commander: national security cannot be diminished in the event of a federal government shutdown.
National Commander Dan Dellinger made a living in construction, so trust him when he says the Legion’s foundation is solid.
Topics covered included VA outreach to veterans, helping veterans find jobs, reducing the claims backlog, avoiding TRICARE hikes, and results of the Legion’s research into treatments for TBI and PTSD.
Donations to NEF go toward helping Legion family members and posts recover in the aftermath of a hurricane, tornado or other disaster.
Prepared remarks from the national commander, who became leader of The American Legion at the 95th National Convention.
Newly elected National Commander Daniel Dellinger says Legion must continue to evolve in order to stay relevant.
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National commander delivers strong message to Congress and the White House to stop sequestration from affecting the troops and veterans.
Back to Vietnam, in search of our missing
Commemoration ceremonies of the D-Day invasion's 69th anniversary end at site of deadly battle near Ste. Mere-Eglise.
Friends of American Veterans group presents Koutz and Thomas with honorary memberships.
Wreaths placed at lesser-known cemetery where 4,410 Americans are laid to rest.
Flag raising at Normandy American Cemetery begins a day of World War II commemorations.
Birthplace of The American Legion marked on narrow street in Paris.