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In three days, the Department of North Carolina's Veterans Benefits Action Center delivered nearly $600,000 in retroactive, overdue VA benefits.
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National Commander Helm responds to Department of Veterans Inspector General report substantiating gross mismanagement, negligence and misconduct at Philly Regional Office.
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Legion, veterans and advocates attend VA townhall meeting, demanding transparency and accounting of funds at the VA West Los Angeles Medical Center.
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Organization will conduct a town hall meeting and operate a three-day Veterans Benefits Center as part of its veterans outreach program nationwide.
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Department of Veterans Affairs officials will hear concerns raised by veterans at recent Legion-sponsored town hall.
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Day 1 of North Carolina's Veterans Benefits Action Center brings life-changing help to several veterans.
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The American Legion Department of North Carolina will conduct a Veterans Benefits Action Center in Asheville, April 8-10.
American Legion-led team delivers assistance, care packages and hope for veterans on the streets.
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About one half of VA claims filed by veterans are informal, yet the department is no longer considering them.
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Local, state and national American Legion representatives, along with VA officials, vow to address problems for Los Angeles veterans.
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Flyer announcing town hall meeting retracted by American Legion National Headquarters.
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American Legion, Department of Veterans Affairs team up to assist 237 veterans over three days in Philadelphia.
Nearly 100 seek help during the first two days of the Legion’s Veterans Benefits Center in Philadelphia.
Legion's Steve Gonzalez submits written testimony to House of Representatives Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
Veterans share personal issues but also express satisfication with VA during a Legion town hall meeting in Philadelphia.
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A March 16 town hall meeting for veterans will be followed by a three-day Veterans Benefits Center.
Soldier for Life's Lt. Col. Paula Smith: 'It is essential that we address and embrace the uniqueness of women veterans.'
In front of dozens of Legion family members, Department of Veterans Affairs secretary addresses issue he claimed to serve in Special Forces.
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Legion briefed on recent Department of Defense directives calling for greater access to military installations for service organizations.
VA Secretary Bob McDonald stresses importance of relationship with the Legion during a visit with D.C. staff
The bill H.R. 216 would require long-range planning and budgeting strategies from VA.
The American Legion is currently reviewing the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission's comprehensive report.
Veterans Evaluation Services has been contracted by the Department of Veterans Affairs to perform Compensation & Pension exams.
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Legion doesn't believe veterans who don’t file standard VA claims should be barred from their benefits.
American Legion representatives helped veterans with benefits claims and more during the 21st annual Winterhaven Homeless Veterans Stand Down in Washington, D.C.
Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley and Rascal Flatts performing at four-day festival in Iowa; Legion service officers on hand while Legion is the event's official charity.
Legion claims specialist tells House subcommittee that veterans who appeal their benefits claims often wait years for final decisions.
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Many of the 175 veterans who came looking for help at the Legion's Veterans Benefits Center in Bay Pines, Fla., left feeling much better about their situation – and some got some immediate relief.
Nearly 90 veterans come to first day of Legion's Veterans Benefits Center in Florida.
In addition to a bonus system already in place, VA's regional office in Philadelphia is adding food and cash to worker incentives.
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