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Legion will join with Sears, Rebuilding Together to revitalize homeless veterans facility in Houston during national convention.
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Rita Cosby, who will serve as national convention master of ceremonies, talks about her father’s history as a World War II POW.
The legendary singer will perform at the 95th National Convention during opening ceremonies and the patriotic memorial service.
Job fair, workshop for women veterans and transition advice from top U.S. companies offered free of charge at national convention in Houston.
At least 12 Legion posts within 17 miles of Houston are available to host events during the 2013 National Convention.
Convention goers wanting to travel by recreational vehicle have plenty of options for 2013 National Convention.
During the 95th National Convention in Houston, webmasters, editors invited to share best practices in a fast-changing world of media.
Department-by-department hotel listing, shuttle schedule and contest applications among national convention information available at legion.org
Discounted tickets for Legion family members available for game at Minute Maid Park, where National Commander James Koutz will throw out the first pitch.
Delta, American and United are offering discounted airfare for Legionnaires traveling to the national convention in Houston.
The 29 resolutions passed by the National Executive Committee are stored on the Legion’s Digital Archive.
The resolution urges the U.S. Armed Forces to enforce a zero-tolerance policy toward sexual assault committed by and against servicemembers.
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Committee focuses on the overuse and misuse of medications, and the need to implement complementary and alternative therapies.
The 2013 meetings ended with 29 passed resolutions and more than $600,000 in donations to Legion programs.
The Legion’s strategic plan for sustained membership growth was laid out today during Spring Meetings.
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Legionnaires can obtain discounted rates through American Airlines, Delta Airlines and United Airlines.
Support for Operation Comfort Warriors key developments from annual conference.
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National Executive Committee passes Resolution 64 - a crucial first step toward surpassing a record number of members by 2019.
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Ted Roosevelt IV will help The American Legion celebrate its 100th birthday over the next seven years.
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Fisher House Foundation is the new leader’s fundraising project for the coming year.
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After 36 years, Dan Cherry met the man he shot down with his F-4D Phantom in Vietnam.
National Convention Master of Ceremonies J.R. Martinez talks with The American Legion Magazine.
Indiana Legionnaire says challenges facing organization, America's veterans can be overcome.
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Department of Virginia Legionnaire, Frank Carr, wins Recruiter of the Year for the fourth time.
In his report to the national convention, National Commander Fang A. Wong urges Legionnaires to head to the polls Nov. 6.
Awards presented for excellence in print, broadcast and new media reporting.
Republican presidential candidate tells American Legion National Convention that military, veterans are priorities.
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The Boy Scouts of America offer an attractive option to a less healthy generation of youth who face a shorter life span.
While the defense budget does need to make sacrifices, USAA president, CEO urges care when trimming dollars.
Leading oil executive makes an election year case for the Keystone XL Pipeline.