Legion rep meets with other VSOs to discuss ways to improve outreach and ascess to VA benefits for disabled veterans.
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Legion Executive Director Peter Gaytan allays some of the fears surrounding health-care reform and how it affects VA, DoD. Visit our forums and give us your thoughts.
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Legion reps testify before House Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies.
The American Legion answers a field of member-submitted questions regarding the health-care reform.
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Numerous sources have indicated and continue to indicate that VA and DoD health care will not be affected by the health-care reform bill that is nearing close to becoming law.
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Authored by Rep. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., the legislation increases the maximum age of dependent children to 26.
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Ways to improve VA's Systematic Technical Accuracy Review process among areas of Legion testimony.
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Event at Legion's D.C. office highlights female veterans and their service to their country.
Music group of former soldiers will perform at The American Legion's 92nd National Convention.
A goal of $450,000 has been set for the motorcycle ride that raises funds for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship fund.
Peter Gaytan, executive director of the Legion's Washington office, touches on how health-care reform will impact on VA, DoD services.
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The study, which begins in November, will contact approximately 10,000 women and gather information from mail surveys, phone interviews and medical records.
Five American Legion departments earn $2,000 toward computer equipment for hitting pledged March target date membership goal.
American Legion Magazine article focuses on strict version of Islam that calls for using violence to bring about a global Islamic state.
Legion sends 800 pairs of wool socks to wounded servicemembers recovering in Afghanistan.
Organizations discuss ways to increase the Department of Veterans Affairs' veteran-employee rate of 29.7 percent.
Major, minor and non-recurring maintenance, leases among the issues discussed during briefing.
Legion starts fund to help father of slain Marine after court orders the father to pay the lawyers' fees for the Westboro Baptist Church.
Legion hopes to hit 95 percent of 2009-2010 membership goal by mid-April.
Since 1919, the Legion's emblem has represented the ideals and principles of the organization.
Injured Iraq veteran honored during NBA game in Indianapolis as representative of Operation Comfort Warriors.
The draft written report identifies seven areas where VA will improve service for Gulf War veterans.
The U.S. Small Business Administration has announced the award of grants to 10 local SBA Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) to increase entrepreneurial assistance to veterans.
For 39 years, the Austintown Fitch Concert Choir has brought hope and happiness to veterans in VA hospitals.
Applications submitted for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship must be postmarked by April 15.
Commander Hill: Draft 'will certainly help to assure our Gulf War veterans that they have not been forgotten.'
To confront the challenges facing military families, a group of public and private sector leaders, including an American Legion representative, met in Jacksonville, Fla., last month for a discussion event.
Three-time National League MVP and Legion Baseball alum shares his inspiration and motivation.
A permanent site will enable the Legion to eliminate unexpected transportation expenses and focus on building relationships and game attendance.
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Tyler Jacobson from Oneida, Wis., recently received the George W. Rulon American Legion Baseball Player of the Year.