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The 29 resolutions passed by the National Executive Committee are stored on the Legion’s Digital Archive.
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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.
Lt. Tom Christensen of Illinois received the honor for his public service and heroism.
Bank presents donation to Legion's Operation Comfort Warriors fund.
Paul Doucette from Bennington, Vt., received the award for his distinguished public service career.
Thousands of presidential proclamations thanking Vietnam veterans for their service distributed during national convention.
Legion highlights one member of each of the five military branches during national convention.
In a video address, President Obama says caring for the nation's veterans has been, and will remain, a priority.
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Defense secretary's top advisor tells Legion that failure is neither possible nor an option in the war on terror.
Longtime Department of New York Adjutant Richard M. Pedro elected American Legion past national commander.
VA secretary tackles current issue, department's future during address to national convention.
Koh Tang Beach Club president describes horrific battle, lost brothers and the PTSD he suffered until he reconnected with his comrades.