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The Legion's Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation Commission was briefed on veterans' suicide, veterans treatment courts and the Veterans Justice Outreach Program.
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Department of Veterans Affairs’ under secretary for benefits tells national convention delegates that Legion’s work with fully developed claims a big reason for success.
Licensing and credentialing advocates met at national convention to report progress in their campaign and to discuss ways to overcome remaining obstacles to universal success.
Houston-based group wins with some love from their "cheering section."
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Legion family volunteers, Rebuilding Together and Sears team up to renovate homeless veterans center in Houston.
Sallie Mae will be at the Legion’s national convention in Houston to learn, teach and recruit.
Education Roundtable and Credentialing Roundtable figure to make further progress on both issues at national convention.
A deputy sheriff from North Carolina and a deputy fire chief from Pennsylvania will be recognized at this year’s national convention.
Soft drink giant will have a booth at the Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair during national convention in Houston.
The global company will be providing hiring expertise during a veterans empowerment workshop at the Legion's national convention in Houston.
Retail supergiant plans to make progress on its commitment to hire 100,000 veterans at Legion national convention hiring fair.
‘Approaching Midnight’ is a film about a young veteran returning from war; Michigan Post 216 played an important role.
Mobile app includes agendas, meeting schedules, guest speaker info and entertainment options for 2103 National Convention in Houston.
Other guest speakers include Theodore Roosevelt IV, VA Secretary Shinseki, former POW Michael Durant and members of Congress.
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Several events, including gavel-to-gavel floor coverage, to be streamed live on legion.org.
Legion will join with Sears, Rebuilding Together to revitalize homeless veterans facility in Houston during national convention.
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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