Yesterday, Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., introduced the Hiring Hero Act bill at a Washington press conference.
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2019 Legion centennial, renamed of Emblem Sales facility in honor of PNC John H. Geiger among topics covered.
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Nine posts already have achieved more than $1,000 each in community flag purchases through the new Emblem Sales program.
Country music star Michael Peterson conducts two public service announcements on why the Legacy Scholarship Fund is important to our military families.
The Sons of the American Legion donated the generous sum to the Child Welfare Foundation during the Legion’s recent Spring Meetings.
The Legion’s National Emergency Fund remains available to assist active Legionnaires and SAL members affected by the severe storms in the South.
Department of Veterans Affairs partnering with Easter Seals to develop training for Caregiver Program.
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Organization applauds House Armed Services Committee for approving defense budget bill that restricts ability to raise premiums in the future.
Hawaii senator who pushed for improvements in the Post 9/11 GI Bill “humbled to be recognized.”
Four enlisted personnel provide a look inside the men and women of the armed forces during a panel discussion with the Legion's National Security and Foreign Relations commissions.
Patients, budget, backlog all still climbing, but headway is being made on veteran homelessness, secretary tells Legionnaires.
American Legion survey finds gender-specific health-care services lacking in many areas.
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Labor official says transformation of program will help military personnel find the right careers after discharge.
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Driver Jerick Johnson and his crew will meet veterans at the Greenville, S.C., Outpatient Clinic before their race there Saturday.
Marine hero’s dad vows to continue battling Westboro protests despite court's decision.
Maj. Allison Black, known as 'The Angel of Death,’ rained fire on insurgents in Afghanistan as one of the first women pilots to open fire in the conflict.
The Legion's two-month, worldwide online survey of female veterans is only a small part of the advocacy the organization has done for women veterans.
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A relationship with Richardson Sports has been formed to ensure Legion teams and coaches are outfitted with caps featuring The American Legion Baseball emblem.
A Holocaust survivor and the winner of the National Commander's PR Award, Nesse Godin honors her pledge to tell the story of one of humanity's darkest times.
Crucelina ‘Cris’ Vrabel is honored for her exemplary service to Alaskan veterans.
On March 28, Michael Peterson will be speaking to high school students in New Washington, Ohio, about his program that gives young adults direction in life.
Legion Baseball teams can now print the official American Legion Baseball emblem on their uniforms thanks to a license agreement with Wilson Sporting Goods.
Legionnaires can support The American Legion’s 'April Is Children & Youth Month' by raising funds to benefit their local Children’s Miracle Network hospital.
As a grass-roots organization, many of the Legion's programs and policies started at the local level.
Calendar includes Legion meetings and deadlines, holidays, anniversaries of Legion-era wars, and various Legion events.
Legionnaires are encouraged to appply for the 2011 American Legion National College to learn about the core values of the Legion family.
Legion volunteers assist in Arlington for a tribute to the OEF/OIF heroes who have died caring for their comrades.
Entries must be certified and submitted to The American Legion National Headquarters by Sept. 15.
Around 30 cadets visited American Legion National Headquarters and were networked via video conference with officers in Iraq.
At the Legion’s small business development workshop, attendees received invaluable advice on entrepreneurship.