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Grandson of American Legion founder says 100th anniversary commemoration will focus on the local post legacy and vision for the future.
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The armed forces’ senior NCO promotes improved assistance programs, updates Legionnaires on reshaping of military.
Multinational electronics leader receives the Legion’s Patriot Award for 2013 during 95th National Convention in Houston.
NFL troupe presented with American Legion's highest honor.
Utah's William Christoffersen retiring from the National Executive Committee after nearly a half-century of leadership.
Athlete-turned-businessman honored with prestigious Legion recognition during 95th National Convention.
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Entreprenurial course for women headlines intensive, two-day veterans' employment event.
A limited budget has hindered the agency charged with recovering, identifying U.S. servicemembers’ remains, but more than 30 IDs still were made this year.
About 80 members of National Security Commission get up-close look at two Coast Guard stations in Houston area.
Lack of competition no barrier to excellence for group making 63rd consecutive championship appearance.
Temperatures dip down into high 80s, rains hold off long enough to keep parade participants, spectators dry.
BeBe Winans and Margaret Bell help Legionnaires honor military sacrifice at convention's Patriotic Memorial Service.
The Legion's Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation Commission was briefed on veterans' suicide, veterans treatment courts and the Veterans Justice Outreach Program.
Heritage Foundation national security expert warns of "fourth hollow force" since World War II.
Company’s foundation has pledged $80 million over five years to eradicate homelessness among the nation’s veterans.
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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.
The global company will be providing hiring expertise during a veterans empowerment workshop at the Legion's national convention in Houston.
Soft drink giant will have a booth at the Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair during national convention in Houston.
Retail supergiant plans to make progress on its commitment to hire 100,000 veterans at Legion national convention hiring fair.
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.