The recent devastating tornadoes have underscored the importance of The American Legion’s National Emergency Fund. When tornadoes, hurricanes and other natural disasters strike, the fund provides immediate financial assistance to Legion Family members recovering from the tragedy.
Please consider a donation today to help a fellow veteran through a tough time.
Six contracts have been awarded worth $153.7 million to build new health-care facilities and expand existing services that provide care to veterans in the Biloxi, Miss., area, which was devastated by hurricanes in 2005.
President Obama meets privately with National Commander David K. Rehbein on Aug. 4, pledged to keep the VA medical system essentially as is - quelling fears that it would be absorbed into a national system.
Consortium allows servicemembers to enroll in a participating school and continue their bachelor and graduate-level degree programs on school campuses, military installations, and armories in the United States and overseas.