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Roscoe Butler shares Legion's perspective on Department of Veterans Affairs construction issues with House Committee on Veterans Affairs.
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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.
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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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Dozens of veterans come to Post 273 in Madeira Beach, Fla., to praise, question Department of Veterans Affairs health care.
The American Legion will conduct a town hall meeting and operate a Veterans Benefits Center next week in the Tampa area for veterans and family members.
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VA does the right thing, but only after legal action halted construction on one of its new hospitals.
Jacob Sexton Military Suicide Prevention Act requires all members of the U.S. military to receive annual mental health assessments beginning in 2015.
A breach-of-contract ruling against VA has brought the hospital project to a standstill
The department has a long way to go in regaining the trust of America's veterans, but at least the journey has begun.
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American Legion national commander says one dismissal in Phoenix does not restore accountability, but it’s a start.
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The pending legislation would provide more resources for evaluating complementary and alternative medical treatments.
Eligible veterans can now choose between VA or private health care, if wait times are too long or distance is an issue, but that choice has limits.
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Now that retired Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooress has been released from jail, National Commander Helm is calling for immediate treatment of the veteran's post-traumatic stress disorder.
Benefits event in Long Beach to continue helping veterans through Thursday.
A town hall meeting and Veterans Outreach Center are planned in Long Beach, Calif.
VA likely won't award a contract to complete the facility until next year.
Brodeur family honored in Washington for its dedication and commitment as caregivers to their son Vincent Mannion-Brodeur, an Iraq veteran.
More than 390 veterans get help at the Legion's Veterans Outreach Center in Washington, D.C.
Nearly 200 veterans get help in the first two days of the Legion's Veterans Outreach Center in D.C.
Legion Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation Division Chairman Ralph Bozella reflects on the success of the Legion's Veterans Crisis Command Centers, the future of outreach centers.
Legion town hall meeting empowers veterans to speak up about their experiences with the DC VA Medical Center.
American Legion National Commander Mike Helm spoke with the VA secretary on moving forward together to improve the timely delivery of health care to veterans.
87 veterans visit Legion's Veterans Crisis Command Center in Medford, Ore., in another successful outreach effort.