Legion deputy director delivers recommendations for enhanced suicide-prevention efforts for DoD, VA, during congressional subcommittee hearing.
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Free, customized membership recruitment poster now available online for posts to download.
Brake problems lead to another 20th-place finish for the 76 Freedom Car.
An American Legion Baseball team in Kentucky shows support for a former player by wearing a 3rd Battalion 8th Marines patch on their uniform.
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After almost a decade of intense combat, the Pentagon needs to replenish its arsenal, a costly initiative. But Defense Secretary Robert Gates wants to cut "around $10 billion" in defense spending and more thereafter.
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Fletcher Post 306 opens its doors to community following massive ice storms last winter.
Texas native served as American Legion national commander from 1972 to 1973.
Two representatives selected from each of the 49 Boys States will convene in Washington, D.C., July 23-30 for Boys Nation.
At Fort Lewis and Brooke Army Medical Center, the Legion will employ service officers to help with the often-bureaucratic process of being medically discharged.
Money to fund three new research projects that focus on testing or developing new treatments for illnesses affecting veterans who served in the Gulf War from 1990-1991.
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Visiting The American Legion on a mobile phone becomes easier this week.
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Thousands of Scouts from across the country will gather to enrich their lives, reinforce Scouting skills, learn leadership and teamwork, and of course, have fun.
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The American Legion wants VA to recruit more staffers for its polytrauma centers.
Friday, July 23, marked the start of the 64th American Legion Boys Nation program, where 98 Boys State representatives arrived in Washington, D.C.
Day two of Boys Nation consists of the senators completing orientation, holding party conventions and electing senate offices.
Senators venture off campus for their first field trip to Maryland Greenbelt Post 136 and the National Mall.
PNC Joe Matthews is remembered by fellow Legionnaires for his years of dedication to the organization.
National commander calls upon Justice Department officials to vigorously prosecute any American who knowingly leaks classified information.
Day four of Boys Nation enables the senators to see awe-inspiring sites: Arlington National Cemetery, Tomb of the Unknowns and Iwo Jima Memorial.
Army Small Business Director Tracey Pinson honored with a commemorative plaque in Las Vegas by The American Legion and its Business Task Force.
Legion, other VSOs meet with Sen. John Warner, Corporation for National and Community Service to discuss ways to improve volunteer opportunities.
House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs conducts hearing attended by VA&R Deputy Director Jacob Gadd
Oct. 21 is the date that applications for retroactive stop-loss payments must be filed with DoD.
Program proposes alternate method of rating veterans with musculoskeletal conditions.
Avon Park, Fla., teen voted president; vice president hails from North Little Rock, Ark.
Hill's presence at National Jamboree reinforces long-standing support of Scouting by The American Legion.
National Commander Clarence Hill: The U.S. government has an obligation to fix what is a broken immigration policy.
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RecruitMilitary, in conjunction with The American Legion, routinely holds career and business Opportunity Expos for veterans and their families.
Day 6 includes president, vice president inauguration; tune in to Legion.org now for live webcast of closing Senate session.
Speaking at the National Scout Jamboree, Secretary of Defense credits Scouting for creating men who ‘built this country.'