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Legion radio PSAs available on CD

Legion radio PSAs available on CD

The American Legion’s PR division offers a free CD featuring PSAs on vital aspects of the Legion for local stations to air.

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Yemen Re-emerges

Yemen Re-emerges

As the president fights to end the golbal war against al-Qaida and the Taliban, little did he know that the fight would carry the United States into Yemen.

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Yemen Re-emerges

Yemen Re-emerges

As the president fights to end the global war against al-Qaida and the Taliban, little did he know that the fight would carry the United States into Yemen.

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Foster meets with Shinseki in D.C.

Foster meets with Shinseki in D.C.

VA secretary provides national commander with progress report on several vital issues.

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Legion attends deployment stress briefing

Legion attends deployment stress briefing

U.S. Army’s vice chief of staff discusses suicides within active-duty, reserve components, support network available to soldiers.

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Taking on the unemployment crisis

Taking on the unemployment crisis

National commander, director of U.S. Office of Personnel Management agree to work closely together to put veterans to work.

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2011 Legacy Run registration underway

2011 Legacy Run registration underway

Online form available for Run that will begin Aug. 21 in Indianapolis and conclude Aug. 25 in Minneapolis at the National Convention.

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Officer of year awards deadline approaching

Departments' nominations for Firefighter of the Year and National Law Enforcement Officer of the Year due Feb. 1

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DoD launches virtual PTS website

DoD launches virtual PTS website

Site allows users to explore causes, symptoms of post-traumatic stress in anonymous setting.

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'Call your local American Legion post'

'Call your local American Legion post'

High-level Pentagon advisor praises Legion’s troop-support efforts during meeting with organization staff, volunteers.

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Legion attends VA caregiver meeting

Legion attends VA caregiver meeting

Implementation of Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act of 2010, ongoing programs discussed.

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Legion players help sick veterans smile

Legion players help sick veterans smile

For their seventh year in a row, the Cannons American Legion Baseball team from Vermont participated in a gift-giving community service project at a nearby VA hospital.

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VOSBs encouraged to think globally

VOSBs encouraged to think globally

Exporting goods outside of the U.S. can be a lucrative trade for veteran business owners, said a congressional staffer in a meeting with Legion representatives.

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Legion: Review military lending practices

Legion: Review military lending practices

National commander calls upon all U.S. financial institutions that handle mortgages for military families to vet their compliance with Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.

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D.C. staff stands down for homeless vets

D.C. staff stands down for homeless vets

Representatives from The American Legion’s Washington office participated in the annual Winterhaven Homeless Veterans Stand Down event.

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Legion, USAA co-brand a credit card

Legion, USAA co-brand a credit card

The American Legion and USAA is providing a co-branded credit card to Legionnaires that will help fund Legion programs.

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MLB All-Star tickets open to public

MLB All-Star tickets open to public

Registration for the opportunity to purchase 2011 MLB All-Star tickets is now open to the general public.

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Legion lauds White House families focus

Legion lauds White House families focus

Several government partnerships are designed to expand capacity and quality of military family services.

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Millionaire in the military

Millionaire in the military

Saving $1 million while serving in the military is possible, with the proper planning.

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Support necessary in the workplace

Support necessary in the workplace

Department of Labor policy advisor briefs Legion’s PTS-TBI ad-hoc committee on her agency’s initiatives to help employers understand employees with either condition.

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Four Chaplains memorial services, Feb. 6

Four Chaplains memorial services, Feb. 6

American Legion posts nationwide remember the bravery of four chaplains, who lost their lives when their ship sank in 1943, by hosting a memorial service.

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Women veterans survey deadline today

Women veterans survey deadline today

The results of the online survey will help the Legion improve the delivery of women veterans’ benefits, programs and services.

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Legion's PTS-TBI committee meets in D.C.

Legion's PTS-TBI committee meets in D.C.

Legion staff, volunteers hear from federal agencies, other organizations on current medical treatments and programs for both injuries.

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DoD sponsors 'Hiring Heroes' career fairs

DoD sponsors 'Hiring Heroes' career fairs

This spring and summer, the Defense Department will sponsor nine career fairs for injured servicemembers, veterans and their families.

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Legion opposes proposal to cut VA spending

Legion opposes proposal to cut VA spending

Legion 'steadfastly' against freezing VA health-care spending and cutting veterans disability payments to help reduce federal spending.

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New HVAC chair plans on being thorough

New HVAC chair plans on being thorough

Rep. Jeff Miller, new chairman of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, says an intensive scrutiny of VA is a top priority for his committee.

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New automated system in place for GI Bill

New automated system in place for GI Bill

Department of Veterans Affairs’ new system delivering faster, more accurate payments to veterans using Post-9/11 GI Bill.

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Nurse scholarship applications available

Nurse scholarship applications available

The Eight and Forty Lung and Respiratory Disease Nursing Scholarship is offering $5,000 in aid to registered nurses desiring career advancement.

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Frank Buckles turns 110 today

Frank Buckles turns 110 today

Last living World War I veteran served in the ambulance corps during World War I in France and Germany, evacuatingd wounded soldiers from the battlefield.

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VA launches caregiver support line

VA launches caregiver support line

Phone line will answer questions, listen to concerns and directly link callers to the Caregiver Support Coordinator at their local VA medical center.

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