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Founding Fathers Brewing Co. sponsors celebration that features support for Legion, Revolutionary War heroes and free beer.
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Twelve years after rain halted the last national convention parade in Charlotte, temps dropped into the 70s and spectators lined the streets.
A growing caseload and possible reduction in staffing could have an impact on the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
VA official says VA is figuratively on fire and that change is the ‘fire hose’ needed to put it out.
With the goal to end veterans homelessness by 2015, Homeless Veterans Roundtable panelists at national convention discuss successes to date.
The department’s interim under secretary for health speaks frankly to Legionnaires.
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Veterans Employment & Education Commission meeting at national convention featured a panel that examined challenges transitioning servicemembers encounter and how Legionnaires can help.
DoD's director of the Personnel Accounting Consolidation Task Force tells Legion her department is taking very seriously its efforts to revamp U.S. accounting of its missing war dead.
Seven groups compete in three categories.
Staff from House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees explained details of the law's impact on the VA and veterans.
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Legion and Rebuilding Together spruce up the exterior and interior of the Pine Valley Community Center in Charlotte, N.C.
American Legion staff will provide subject matter training Aug. 23 and 25 in the Charlotte Convention Center.
Two separate pistols for departments and Legionnaires will be available for purchase beginning Aug. 22 at national convention and by phone.
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Watch the color guard competition, memorial service and more events from the convention in Charlotte, N.C., on legiontv.org.
During the national convention in Charlotte, N.C., the Legion and Good360 will have a booth set up to allow convention goers to help assemble care packages for homeless veterans.
The American Legion and Rebuilding Together will team up to help spruce up the Pine Valley Community Center in Charlotte, N.C.
The party is Aug. 24 from 5-8 p.m.
The free workshop is Aug. 25 during the 96th National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.
National Commander Dellinger to throw out first pitch during Charlotte Knight's game Aug. 22 during the national convention; deadline to buy discounted tickets July 22.
Tours include Charlotte Motor Speedway, the Billy Graham Library and the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
The contest is canceled due to lack of interest.
American Legion National Executive Committeemen tasked with renewing four members from their departments by tomorrow morning.
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Legionnaires can obtain discounted rates through American Airlines, Delta Airlines and United Airlines.
The 32 resolutions passed by NEC include changes to Legion awards, PUFL program and more.
Department commanders and adjutants, National Executive Committee briefed on continuing plans toward Legion’s 100th anniversary in 2019.
The government shutdown may be over, but attendees at the 2013 Fall Meetings still plan on holding Washington’s feet to the fire.
Watch the 2013 Fall Meetings of The American Legion National Executive Committee legiontv.org.
National Commander Daniel M. Dellinger says Legion has responsibility to draw attention to impact government shutdown has on veterans.
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The American Legion National Executive Committee approved the resolutions during the 95th National Convention in Houston.
Prepared remarks from the national commander, who became leader of The American Legion at the 95th National Convention.