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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South Carolina senator tells Washington Conference attendees that without the Legion, COLA cuts wouldn’t have been repealed.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.'
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Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee tells Legion that a smaller U.S. military will have a worldwide effect.
Legion For HEROES workshop brings together entrepreneurial experts to offer women veterans keen insight into starting, sustaining their own businesses.
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Legion, RecruitMilitary bring dozens of potential employers face to face with veterans, military in the nation's capital.
Servicemembers who participated in above-ground atomic testing and suffer from illnesses can apply for compensation
Financial giant shares employment tips with job-seeking veterans.
Legionnaires will have the chance to advocate for veterans on Capitol Hill.
Veterans, servicemembers invited to attend free Resume Writing Workshop and career fair in Washington on Thursday.
Group of veteran business owners which advises the Legion will meet at Washington Conference, set advocacy priorities for 2014.
The three-day program will help American Legion service officers file benefits claims and provide other services to veterans.
National commander to testify before Congress during American Legion’s annual Washington Conference, March 23-26.
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Rep. Michael Fitzpatrick will reintroduce the bill that ensures veterans receive the same contracting preferences as every other group.
A reliable and effective long-distance, field-to-command base communications network is vital to today’s smaller, high-tech Army.
Legion’s highest public relations award goes to TV correspondent, wounded by roadside bomb in 2006, who fostered a commitment to troops with similar injuries.
Panel discussion at Legion’s Washington Conference follows sneak preview of film that examines U.S. response to Hirohito’s role in World War II.
Army combat veteran and congressional representative calls The American Legion “'an amazing organization.'
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Chairman of House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs says party politics can’t stand in way of VA’s top priorities: the backlog and mental health.
VA secretary wants Legion to encourage student veterans nationwide to graduate.
An Army major’s personal quest for wellness may have unraveled the mysteries of one of the western world’s most baffling diseases.
VA says Legion can help reduce the disability claims backlog by submitting more FDCs.
Assistant Labor secretary Keith Kelly vows to prepare, provide for and protect job-seeking veterans.
Executive director of Joining Forces highlights strides made in hiring veterans; DoD deputy assistant secretary warns of sequestrations effects.