Oct. 21 is the date that applications for retroactive stop-loss payments must be filed with DoD.
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Program proposes alternate method of rating veterans with musculoskeletal conditions.
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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.'
VA says it will award nearly $1 billion in IT contracts annually to veteran-owned small businesses during the next five years.
A portion of the proceeds from the sale of the DVD will benefit Legacy fund, Child Welfare Foundation and NEF.
Commander's appearance for D-Day anniversary commemorations captured in mini-documentary.
Run departs Indianapolis Aug. 22 with a goal of raising $450,000 for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship fund.
State Department's Diplomatic Reception Rooms serve as setting for Legion gathering during annual Washington Conference.
It's time to protect our flag from physical desecration, and you can help just by picking up the phone.
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Across the nation, Americans will take time on Flag Day to recite the Pledge of Allegiance.
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Hill praises Army Secretary John McHugh for ‘decisive action' following report of mismanagement at Arlington National Cemetery.
Legion joins other organizations in sending letter to the White House, asking Obama to intervene on behalf of the cross.
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Since 1935, more than a million high school boys have attended The American Legion Boys State program to experience a week that can change a lifetime.
Jerick Johnson currently ranks fourth in rookie points and holds first place in the Hard Charger category.
It's been 66 years since D-Day, but a day doesn't pass when the soldiers are forgotten - especially two of them.
D.C. office staffers provide information on VA benefits during day set aside to honor, help combat veterans and active-duty military personnel who served in Iraq or Afghanistan.
The American Legion told Congress on Tuesday that 'there are clearly areas for improvement' in the way VBA processes disability claims for veterans.
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Legion National Task Force Member, Tom Mullon, and Allison Murphy, Legion National Field Service Representative, are conducting a site review of the Washington D.C. VA Medical Center.
Legion's Policy Coordinating and Action Group briefed on a study that examined how military deployments affect the children left behind.
One of the nation's biggest tributes to military families to feature Legion Riders convoy, music by Michael Peterson, sky-diving and cheerleaders.
Once again, the upcoming American Legion Baseball World Series games will be streamed live via the Legion's Web site.
Organization dedicated to preserving affordable home ownership will partner on repair project with Legion in Milwaukee.
Small Business Task Force member Tony Jimenez has been recognized again. His company, MicroTech, has won another award.
The American Legion and Student Veterans of America will host the Veterans on Campus Symposium in Milwaukee, a conference that sets out to improve the lives of student veterans.
Legion's PCAG gets a look at major programs coming out of the Office of Wounded Warrior Care and Transition Policy.