On May 18, the Department of Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation received an update on Compensation and Pension activities.
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In letters to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Minority Leader John Boehner, National Commander Clarence Hill said the Legion opposes repealing ‘don't ask, don't tell'.
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The American Legion testified in Congress on May 19 on several pieces of pending legislation that would affect veterans if signed into law.
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Online social networking sites are popular with today's youth, and even more so with sex offenders. But there are ways parents can keep children safe.
The 2010 American Legion Baseball regional tournaments will be held in eight cities across the United States from August 5-9.
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Park employees remove new cross because it violates the law; search continues for original cross.
Legion written testimony for two House subcommittees offers that VA, DoD ‘are lagging' in efforts to address the issue.
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Electronic claims processing, Post 9-11 GI Bill enrollment problems among issues discussed during quarterly meeting.
The American Legion and Baseball Factory partner for a one-day event in August that will give high school players guidance on playing college baseball and help coaches fill empty spots on their rosters.
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Members are encouraged to use document as a guide tapered to whatever best relates the Legion to the audience.
While America has been suffering through an unprecedented crisis in housing loan defaults, the VA Home Loan Guaranty Program has remained in good shape.
Indiana Legionnaire uses his passion for fishing to get the word out about services available for veterans transitioning into civilian life.
Legion will provide service officers to the base three days a week, starting in June.
A three-day revitalization effort in upper New York brought in 50 members to a post in need of active members.
American Legion/David Law Firm 76 Freedom Car records first top-10 finish in ARCA race this season.
In a letter to the commander-in-chief, national commander says the current policy 'has served the U.S. military well.'
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During live coverage of the National Memorial Day parade, The American Legion and Military Channel will launch "American Heroes" vignettes honoring those who served in Iraq, Afghanistan.
A wager earned Jeff Kent a successful 17 years in the major leagues and a sports commentator role for the American Legion Baseball World Series.
The goal is to reach 20,000 fans of The American Legion Online Update's Facebook page by the national convention.
National commander urges members to join Pentagon chiefs and demand Congress not pre-empt Don't Ask Don't Tell study.
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Florida post's efforts to restore military monument sidetracked, but not stopped, by vandals.
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American Overseas Memorial Day Association keeps the flame of honor alive, though generations are passing.
Legion joins VSOs in pondering solutions for jobless veterans at House roundtable.
Washington office executive director Peter Gaytan will talk about the organization and how it helps many sectors of society at 2:35 p.m. EST today.
Liberty Legal lawyer talks with The American Legion about the Legion's critical role in the case and what is next for the cross.
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The ride will continue through Virginia all week and ending Saturday, June 5, in Virginia Beach.
Pearl Harbor survivor tells how he overcame PTSD.
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American Legion testifies before House Subcommittee on Health on proposed health-care legislation.
Following Memorial Day commemoration among troops stationed in the Balkans, Hill and Navarreté to lay wreaths in honor of D-Day’s 66th anniversary.
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