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Helm emphasizes transition assistance, better treatment for PTSD and TBI in hearing before House and Senate committees.
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National Commander Michael Helm testified Feb. 25 before a joint session of congressional Veterans Affairs' Committees.
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Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Legion efforts paved way for some of most significant changes to Department of Veterans Affairs in history.
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The wars and conflicts change, but the themes stay the same.
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National commander tells Legion family members, 'You are the reminder Congress needs to what's right for veterans.'
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Senate Veterans Affairs Committee chairman, Ranking Member address Legion during Washington Conference.
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Former U.S. representative praised by national commander for putting veterans first during VA crisis.
During the Washinton Conference, Legion's National Security Commission met and recieved briefings regarding key issues and efforts.
Legion briefed on recent Department of Defense directives calling for greater access to military installations for service organizations.
Dr. Ronald Poropatich shared that treatment for TBI/PTSD is not a one size fits all.
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Employment opportunities, emotional and physical wellness topics in panel discussions during Legion's Employment and Empowerment Summit.
Legion's economic summit brings job seekers face to face with potential employers, career coaches.
Operation Comfort Warriors-sponsored event for Walter Reed patients provides fellowship, healing for wounded and ill servicemembers.
Panelists from several major corporations shared their insights on veterans and the job market during the Legion's Employment & Empowerment Summit.
Legionnaires will converge on Capitol Hill to advocate on behalf of America’s veterans.
The American Legion’s National Credentialing Summit aims to influence key decision-makers nationwide on hiring veterans for jobs they are qualified for.
Department to offer guidance to veteran business owners and entrepreneurs at the Legion's Small Business Workshop.
The American Legion’s Veterans Employment & Education Division is hosting a series of free events tailored to assist veterans and spouses pursuing employment in the civilian sector.
Workshop will take place during Washington Conference and is specifically designed for servicemembers, veterans and spouses who own their own businesses or are thinking about starting one.
Legion teaming up with Hiring Our Heroes, Easter Seals to conduct employment events during Washington Conference.
Stakeholders in the job-credentialing issue will converge in Washington next month for a two-day summit
American Legion national commander met with several lawmakers during Washington Conference.
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In Congressional testimony, National Commander Dellinger warns of coming challenges to delivery of veterans health care and benefits.
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South Carolina senator tells Washington Conference attendees that without the Legion, COLA cuts wouldn’t have been repealed.
The chairman of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs pledges his support for many Legion policies regarding the nation's veterans.
Humanist groups and other critics claim that war monuments with Christian symbols violate the Constitution’s Establishment Clause.
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Legion's Homeless Veterans Roundtable discusses progress made and challenges remaining.
National commander calls on Legionnaires to speak out on behalf of nation's veterans, military during visits on Capitol Hill this week.
Student Veterans of America Million Records Project shows that users of the GI Bill are graduating at a rate similar to traditional college students.
Legion-sponsored two-day business workshop, For HEROES, proves 'extremely valuable.'