Both House and Senate have passed resolutions honoring the nation'a largest veterans organization; day also marks kickoff of Legiontown campaign.
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HVAC made a commitment to bringing career opportunities to those who have served by approving bills Wednesday.
Legionnaires everywhere can follow Jimmie Foster's travels as national commander by becoming a ‘Fan' of his on Facebook.
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Many veterans have decided to pursue vocational school or job training after serving, and The American Legion thinks the Post-9/11 GI Bill should cover them.
National staff members from the Legion invited veterans and their families to Post 8 to educate them about their service-entitled benefits.
Foster to speak before joint session of House-Senate Veterans Affairs committees.
The Navy will forever remember and honor the cities and victims affected by the Sept. 11 attacks with USS New York, USS Somerset and USS Arlington.
Posts that don’t file IRS forms face losing tax-exempt status
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Legion's national commander expected to cover wide range of issues while speaking before joint session of the House, Senate Veterans Affairs committees.
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After a decades-long campaign by The American Legion, Senate clears legislation that will grant state veterans home care privileges to all Gold Star parents.
IRS to conduct a special nationwide open house Saturday to help taxpayers - especially veterans and people with disabilities - solve tax problems and respond to IRS notices.
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National Commander Jimmie Foster says that while time is running out in the 111th Congress, there is still plenty to accomplish.
The American Legion reaffirmed its stance against putting a casino next to the Gettysburg battlegrounds at a Sept. 21 press conference.
The American Legion National Americanism Conference gets under way Sept. 24 in Indianapolis.
National commander lays out key issues before joint session of House, Senate Veterans Affairs comittees.
American Legion seeking veterans who had to re-enroll in VA after getting health-care treatment at another VA facility.
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Appearing before the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee, VA secretary defends decision to add three more illnesses to presumptive list.
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VA&R director attends briefing on disability benefits questionnaire designed to streamline claims process.
The American Legion fears veterans may be shortchanged in otherwise laudable small business financing bill.
Easily surpassing the goal of $450,000, this year's Run brings in more than $634,000 for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.
Legion rep meets with Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation personnel to discuss treatments for spinal cord injuries.
Foster calls for Congress to pass GI Bill improvements before recessing.
Foster testifies during joint session of House, Senate Veterans' Affairs committees.
Annual Indiana-based event honoring military families looks to continue growing now with 501c3 nonprofit designation.
NRD’s new state widget provides easy, customizable access to state-specific military benefits and resources
Department of Michigan Legionnaires will team with national staff during three-day membership push this week.
A mix of factual and incorrect information being circulated about disabled veterans’ benefits.
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American Legion delivers annual report on 32 VA medical facilities to members of Congress.
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VA&R deputy director attends public meeting of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform.
New regulation will make it easier for veterans to obtain VA health care and disability compensation for certain diseases associated with service in Southwest Asia, including Iraq or Afghanistan.