Colorado's Sixth District representative wants to see more options available to men, women heading from military to civilian workforce.
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National Judge Advocate Philip B. Onderdonk receives a surprise award from the Liberty Institute.
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Ranking member of the House Budget Committee urges national convention attendees to pressure Congres to reach budget agreement before Oct. 1.
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National commander details successful year from collecting donations for Legion charities to acquiring benefits for veterans.
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Country Music Hall of Fame group honored for work raising awareness of issues facing returning servicemembers.
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Weekend packed full of entertainment activities, friendship and benefits information is a “blessing.”
Ben Adams is an integral part of area crime suppression.
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Steven R. Brune, a 21-year emergency medical technicician from West Point, Neb., receives Legion honor at national convention.
Former Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel was presented the Distinguished Sercive Medal at the 97th National Convention in Baltimore.
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Veterans and servicemembers from all across Maryland attend a job fair hosted in conjunction with the Legion's 97th National Convention.
Department of Defense secretary tells national convention: If you threaten American lives, you will answer for it – no matter what it takes.'
Department of Veterans Affairs secretary addresses national convention.
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This year's multi-state motorcycle ride raises more than $1.2 million for the children of fallen servicemembers.
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Iraq War veteran shares his courageous story that led him from the depths of despair to “Dancing With the Stars” stardom.
Medal of Honor recipient Ryan Pitts praises those still serving, remembers lost comrades during address to national convention.
Hall of Famer praised for his work to prevent domestic violence.
While in town for the convention, Legionnaires made a special visit to a unique post that doubles as a shelter.
National convention attendees learn how to help troops exiting the military embark on journeys to a new career path.
Apsiring business owners given crash course in being their own bosses during Legion-SBA Boots to Business workshop.
Candidates for national commander deliver message of encouragement to leaders of foreign and outlying posts and departments.
Past National Commander Jake Comer receives honorary award for leadership, encourages National American Legion Press Association members to promote Legion's message.
Hundreds of Legion family members participate in annual national convention parade.
National chaplain shares a message of The American Legion’s foundation at Patriotic Memorial Service in Baltimore.
Department of Veterans Affairs' Under Secretary for Benefits praises Legion for role in reducing disability claims backlog.
The Legion meets with stakeholders on how to help transitioning servicemembers and veterans find jobs.
Concert band competition returns to national convention.
Posting a resume on a website is no substitute for face-to-face career pursuit, panel of business leaders advises at Legion convention.
Jaycee Dugard is helping other families who have endured abduction, traumatic experiences move forward and live a healthy life with the JAYC Foundation.
Legionnaires briefed on recent initiative, quality-of-care concerns and other Department of Veterans Affairs' areas of focus during VA health-care panel in Baltimore.
American Legion committee focuses on the importance of helping entire families of veterans dealing with the signature wounds of the war on terrorism.