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Live coverage of Washington Conference

Live coverage of Washington Conference

Commander’s Call, PR Award winner’s ceremony kick off year of live webcasts on legion.org

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Egypt: Vanguard of Conflict, or Freedom?

Egypt: Vanguard of Conflict, or Freedom?

American people, U.S. military need to prepare for a much different regime in Cairo – and a much more complicated security relationship.

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Freedom Car welcomes two new sponsors

Freedom Car welcomes two new sponsors

US Coin Boards, Plasma Energy Drink sign on as associate sponsors for 2011 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East season.

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Apply now for the Legacy Scholarship

Apply now for the Legacy Scholarship

Applications for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship are available and must be postmarked by April 15.

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Gain higher education with 'Need A Lift?'

Gain higher education with 'Need A Lift?'

The American Legion’s 60th edition of its college financial aid guide, “Need A Lift?,” is available for download and on CD-ROM.

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NECman joins elite baseball group

NECman joins elite baseball group

Jerry Hedrick inducted into North Carolina’s American Legion Baseball Hall of Fame earlier this month.

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H2H career fair helps vets find jobs

H2H career fair helps vets find jobs

Recruiter says leadership skills set veterans apart from other applicants for management positions.

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Holocaust survivor to receive PR Award

Holocaust survivor to receive PR Award

Nesse Godin has been a fixture at Boys Nation for several years, telling delegates her powerful story.

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Free health screenings for veterans

Free health screenings for veterans

On March 21, The American Legion will provide free health screenings to veterans at the Renaissance Hotel in Washington, D.C.

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Oxygen treatment eyed for PTS/TBI

Oxygen treatment eyed for PTS/TBI

New Orleans doctor describes success using hyperbaric chambers to treat veterans.

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Eliminating homelessness among veterans

Eliminating homelessness among veterans

The Homeless Veterans Providers Roundtablee discussed ways to eliminate homelessness among veterans during the Legion’s Washington Conference last Friday.

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Legion to release survey results Tuesday

Legion to release survey results Tuesday

A press conference during the Washington Conference will announce findings of a survey on health-care issues and treatments that affect women veterans using the VA health-care system.

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Committed to restoring the public trust

Committed to restoring the public trust

Arlington National Cemetery executive director tells Legionnaires that many of the issues brought to light at the cemetery have been resolved.

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Legion, SVA sponsor education symposium

Legion, SVA sponsor education symposium

Veterans on Campus focuses on 'bridging the gap' for veterans enrolling in academic institutions.

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Dealing with a changing world

Dealing with a changing world

Health-care experts discuss how expectations, views are altering delivery of medical services to veterans.

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New Yorker receives legislative award

New Yorker receives legislative award

Legionnaire Kenneth Governor honored for communication skills, ability to cultivate relationships with Congress.

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Hiring heroes ... and their families

Hiring heroes ... and their families

Legion's Economic Commission hears briefing on program designed to place veterans, their families in employment.

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Marine's dad not done fighting Westboro

Marine's dad not done fighting Westboro

Albert Snyder thanks Legionnaires for support, urges them to push for legislation to control military funeral protests.

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Pennsylvania lawmaker honored by Legion

Pennsylvania lawmaker honored by Legion

Rep. Jason Altmire’s commitment to homeless veterans earns recognition at 51st Washington Conference.

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DHS hits veteran contracting goal

DHS hits veteran contracting goal

Agency awarded approximately 3.2 percent of its contracting dollars for fiscal 2010 to service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses.

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Illegal immigration strategy guide available

Illegal immigration strategy guide available

‘A Strategy to Address Illegal Immigration in the United States’ can be downloaded from website at no cost.

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Legion: End 'disabled veterans tax'

Legion: End 'disabled veterans tax'

Organization calls for swift congressional action on pending legislation that would eliminate the practice of concurrent receipt.

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Contest keeps veterans' stories alive

Contest keeps veterans' stories alive

 iHistory Project's YouTube contest gives today's youth an opportunity to hear and share first-hand accounts of history from World War II veterans.

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'For Love of Liberty' re-airing this month

'For Love of Liberty', a documentary about black servicemembers profiled in The American Legion Magazine, is re-airing this month on PBS.

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Sharpe addresses unemployment figures

Sharpe addresses unemployment figures

Legion’s Economic Division director goes over reasons for the higher numbers during interview on Federal News Radio.

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Legion post revels in Packers' victory

Legion post revels in Packers' victory

For more than seven decades, the Green Bay Post 11 Color Guard has presented the colors at all the NFL team’s home games.

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Legion Riders to escort Freedom Car to race

Legion Riders to escort Freedom Car to race

More than a hundred Legion motorcylists to meet 76 Freedom Car race team at Georgia-Florida line.

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Survey to help Legion website evolve

Survey to help Legion website evolve

$1 will be donated to The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund for each of the first 500 respondents.

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VA launches caregiver enhancements

VA launches caregiver enhancements

New services will benefit caregivers of both veterans injured since 9/11 and veterans of all war eras already enrolled in VA.

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Colorado hosts enlistment ceremony

Colorado hosts enlistment ceremony

More than 130 enlistees take the oath of enlistment during the Department of Colorado’s mid-winter conference.

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