Authored by Rep. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., the legislation increases the maximum age of dependent children to 26.
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Numerous sources have indicated and continue to indicate that VA and DoD health care will not be affected by the health-care reform bill that is nearing close to becoming law.
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The American Legion answers a field of member-submitted questions regarding the health-care reform.
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Legion reps testify before House Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies.
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Legion Executive Director Peter Gaytan allays some of the fears surrounding health-care reform and how it affects VA, DoD. Visit our forums and give us your thoughts.
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Legion rep meets with other VSOs to discuss ways to improve outreach and ascess to VA benefits for disabled veterans.
Legion's executive director of the Washington office will talk about how the new legislation will affect DoD, VA health care on "FOX and Friends" Wednesday morning.
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Girls playing the national pastime is controversial for many, but not for American Legion Baseball.
Coaches can pick up a copy of the updated American Legion Baseball Rule Book from their department baseball chairman.
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Volunteering opportunities for the entire Legion family explored during recent meeting.
Operation Comfort Warriors garners most online votes to nab $250,000 grant.
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RecruitMilitary will host a veterans career fair and opportunity expo Thursday at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Legion representative meets with congressional legislative assistants to discuss various facets of VA claims process.
VA Inspector General's report finds issues with VA's ability to provide timely exams for potentially service-connected disabled veterans.
Portal, to debut April 1, will allow veterans to check on the status of their claims, check payment history and collect information regarding benefits to which they may be entitled.
National Commander Hill feels confident passage of the health-care reform legislation won't have a negative impact on DoD, VA delivery, practices, but the Legion will make sure that continues to be the case.
Information about new VA programs, policies and plans.
The Burn Pit takes a close look at the potential ramifications of Sunday night's passage of health-care reform.
A ground up, tech-based rebuild is underway to end the backlog crisis.
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Legionnaires, support your country by encouraging citizens to cast their ballot in their local, state and federal elections.
A submarine commander's sons succeeded in locating the watery grave of their father and his crew.
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VA will publish a proposed regulation in the Federal Register establishing new presumptions of service connection for nine infectious diseases associated with military service.
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April 1 is the deadline for Legion departments to submit their nominations to National Headquarters.
On April 11, The American Legion National Oratorical Championship Contest will be streamed live via the Legion's Web site.
VA has launched its National Call Center for Homeless Veterans, a phone service that links homeless and at-risk veterans to appropriate VA and community-based resources.
Legion representative takes part in conference call on hyperbaric oxygen treatment for traumatic brain injury.
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VA's claims backlog, the 2012 budget and the GI Bill among the issues discussed.
Legionnaires can support children and youth by raising funds to benefit their local Children's Miracle Network hospital.
Contractor walks away from bidding on next generation of Air Force tankers, taking away perhaps the best mission-capable candidate from the equation.
The Legion is being urged to support two bills that would rescue native people who fought with Americans in the Vietnam War.