Lauren Phillips, who competed in the Legion’s Air Rifle National Championship in 2013, is now a resident athlete at the U.S. Olympic Training Center.
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Rhiann Travis of Weatherford, Texas, wins precision crown, Adam McClintock of Tucson, Ariz., captures sporter title in Legion’s 25th annual Junior 3-Position Air Rifle National Championship.
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Eight finalists in Precision, eight in Sporter will compete for title; follow the action live online.
Boys Nation senators spend a day meeting with their respective state senators and representatives.
In an interview with The American Legion, Secretary McDonald discusses the department’s commitment to veterans, technology growth and budget issues.
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Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus spoke to the young men about his job and time at Boys State.
South Carolina Legionnaire is custodian of Legion archives.
Massachusetts mayor celebrates brother's legacy with bench in Ireland.
The young men visited the White House and met with the commander in chief.
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Aravind Byju of Florida elected president by a close vote of 50 to 46; Peter Spectre of Maine elected vice president after winning a coin toss.
The Mt. Soledad Memorial Association purchased land from the Department of Defense to preserve the 43-foot Mount Soledad cross.
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Attending an American Legion national convention is an opportunity to meet others from around the country and to learn more about the organization.
SAL members are encouraged to use and support the Legion's ceremony for disposal of unserviceable flags on Flag Day.
The young men visited Arlington National Cemetery, laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and met with President Barack Obama.
Those looking for their post’s history can use the archive to possibly find past mentions of their post by National Headquarters.
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National Commander Michael Helm speaks out on critiscism of Sen. John McCain's service as a Vietnam POW.
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Delegates honor those killed in Chattanooga, hear of sacrifices of servicemembers killed at Pearl Harbor, in Vietnam War.
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Participants hear from speakers, conduct first round of elections since arriving Friday afternoon.
Legion's Ian de Planque to House Veterans Affairs' Committee: 'Walking back compensation from those who have been injured in service will always be wrong.'
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National Headquarters staff, Department of California Legionnaires speak with servicemembers and veterans at DoD’s Hiring Heroes event.
National Commander Helm: 'Anytime our military is targeted it is an attack on all of us.'
The top 15 individuals in both the sporter and precision category will compete in the Legion’s Junior 3-Position Air Rifle National Championship in Colorado.
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