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Dale Earnhardt, Jr. stopped by the Legion World Series to visit players, fans and National Guard members.
The American Legion honors its National Recruiter of the Year and many more at its 95th national convention.
Helping Heroes Fly Act and FOR VETS Act of 2013 signed into law.
News alert for September 2013
On Aug. 9, President Barack Obama signed into law two bills that stand to help veterans.
National Emergency Fund pays out four grants to Legionnaires who were displaced by the Yarnell Hill Fire in Arizona.
Legion Post 771 in Illinois partners with Illinois Department of Employment Securities, Department of Homeland Security in hiring fair.
Four Kentucky Legionnaires bring The American Legion’s message to troops in Djibouti.
‘Approaching Midnight’ is a film about a young veteran returning from war; Michigan Post 216 played an important role.
Daniel Dellinger, leading candidate for 2013-2014 national commander, discusses his slogan and efforts to increase membership during National Membership Workshop.
The 2012-2013 theme for American Legion Post 5 in Nashville, Tenn., was "Serving Veterans and the Community with Pride and Excellence."
Legion volunteers contribute more than 900,000 hours at various veterans facilities. We want to know more about those volunteers.
In 1964, The American Legion created a membership plan.
If audited, a post must show proof of all members eligibility or be fined.
National Convention updates.
The American Legion has a variety of free e-newsletters to keep veterans, military personnel and their families updated on job fairs, health-care benefits, Legion programs and more.
National Commander Jim Koutz presented Legionnaire Joe De La Cruz with a plaque during the Department Service Officer training conducted in Indianapolis on Aug. 1.
As of July 31, 10 appropriations measures have been approved by the House and Senate appropriations committees.
Three American Legion career-building events and a digital media workshop will be held during the 95th National Convention in Houston.
Legion testifies in favor of House bill extending advance appropriations to all Department of Veterans Affairs programs.
More than 450 individuals have registered for this year’s American Legion Legacy Run.
Legion meeting with Major League Baseball, Baseball Factory CEO this week.
House subcommittee hearing targets homeless veterans, VHA transportation policies, tinnitus.
Funds derived from the distribution of poppy flowers now go toward the needs of active-duty servicemembers and their families, as well as veterans.
Registration is open for the 2013 National Children & Youth Conference and the National Americanism Conference.