Page created to allow Legionnaires planning to attend and those living in area to interact, provide local tips leading up late August, then share convention experiences.
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Recommendation made to correlate military retiree insurance premium increase with National Healthcare Expenditure Index.
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Faulty brakes jinx practice, qualification run and race for 76 Freedom Car, which finishes in 38th place.
Al-Qaida leader and longtime face of terrorism cornered and slain in a top-secret military operation in Pakistan.
Legion supports legislation that would require records on military sexual trauma to filed permanently.
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The American Legion Child Welfare Foundation presented COTA the grant check during its 25th anniversary celebration last week.
Department of Veterans Affairs implementing enhancements to existing services for veterans and their caregivers; application process will open May 9.
Staff also condemns small-business fraud before House Committee on Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
Dozens of Legionnaires from across the country took an interactive visit to the National Guard base near Indianapolis.
National Commander Jimmie Foster calls for President Obama to release photos of slain Al Qaeda leader.
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Killing of bin Laden jolts nation while serving as a stark reminder that the United States is still a nation at war.
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Foster tells the National Executive Committee that while the death of Osama bin Laden was a great victory, further military battles lie ahead.
Robert B. Rasmussen from Hutchinson, Minn., is The American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year.
Veteran entrepreneurs are invited to a free small business and training expo at Walter Reed Medical Center on May 12.
American Legion resolution calls on all military branches to maintain current physical and mental requirements, regardless of gender.
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The American Legion delivered a letter of support to Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, regarding her bill on restricting funeral protests.
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The application deadline for the $5,000 Eight and Forty Lung and Respiratory Disease Nursing Scholarship is a week away.
Through The American Legion, veterans who have used the Veterans Crisis suicide-prevention line can help fellow veterans facing same issues.
Many members from the Newport Rifle Club Junior Team in Middletown, R.I., collected more than 200 DVDs to send to servicemembers in Afghanistan.
National convention attendees have opportunity to purchase game tickets at discounted prices; National Commander Foster to throw out first pitch at baseball game.
More than 30 screenings are taking place at the Fifth Annual GI Film Festival in Washington, D.C.
Yesterday, Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., introduced the Hiring Hero Act bill at a Washington press conference.
2019 Legion centennial, renamed of Emblem Sales facility in honor of PNC John H. Geiger among topics covered.
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.
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.”