High-level Pentagon advisor praises Legion’s troop-support efforts during meeting with organization staff, volunteers.
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Implementation of Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act of 2010, ongoing programs discussed.
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For their seventh year in a row, the Cannons American Legion Baseball team from Vermont participated in a gift-giving community service project at a nearby VA hospital.
Exporting goods outside of the U.S. can be a lucrative trade for veteran business owners, said a congressional staffer in a meeting with Legion representatives.
National commander calls upon all U.S. financial institutions that handle mortgages for military families to vet their compliance with Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.
Representatives from The American Legion’s Washington office participated in the annual Winterhaven Homeless Veterans Stand Down event.
The American Legion and USAA is providing a co-branded credit card to Legionnaires that will help fund Legion programs.
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Registration for the opportunity to purchase 2011 MLB All-Star tickets is now open to the general public.
Several government partnerships are designed to expand capacity and quality of military family services.
Saving $1 million while serving in the military is possible, with the proper planning.
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Department of Labor policy advisor briefs Legion’s PTS-TBI ad-hoc committee on her agency’s initiatives to help employers understand employees with either condition.
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American Legion posts nationwide remember the bravery of four chaplains, who lost their lives when their ship sank in 1943, by hosting a memorial service.
The results of the online survey will help the Legion improve the delivery of women veterans’ benefits, programs and services.
Legion staff, volunteers hear from federal agencies, other organizations on current medical treatments and programs for both injuries.
This spring and summer, the Defense Department will sponsor nine career fairs for injured servicemembers, veterans and their families.
Legion 'steadfastly' against freezing VA health-care spending and cutting veterans disability payments to help reduce federal spending.
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Rep. Jeff Miller, new chairman of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, says an intensive scrutiny of VA is a top priority for his committee.
Department of Veterans Affairs’ new system delivering faster, more accurate payments to veterans using Post-9/11 GI Bill.
The Eight and Forty Lung and Respiratory Disease Nursing Scholarship is offering $5,000 in aid to registered nurses desiring career advancement.
Last living World War I veteran served in the ambulance corps during World War I in France and Germany, evacuatingd wounded soldiers from the battlefield.
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Phone line will answer questions, listen to concerns and directly link callers to the Caregiver Support Coordinator at their local VA medical center.
Processing time for benefits claims has been reduced from 48 to 13 days for new student enrollments.
USAA certified financial planners will offer guidance on variety of financial issues facing America's veterans, their families.
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Musical group donates money to scholarship fund after winning the top prize on the TV game show ‘Don’t Forget the Lyrics.’
Legion's Oratorical Contest and the NFL offer students an opportunity to supplement their experiences in speech and debate.
Football fans raise funds to buy Internet service for Guardsmen in Afghanistan.
National Commander Jimmie Foster and Auxiliary President Carlene Ashworth toured the Orient, personally expressing thanks to U.S. military for their service.
69 years ago today, a surprise attack launched the United States into World War II. Today, we still remember.
Documentaries and narratives sought that “honor the successes and sacrifices of American GIs.”
Letter to Senate Majority Leader, other senators calls for removing all references to repeal in 2011 Defense Authorization Act.
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