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Rep. Bob Filner honored with Legion's Distinguished Public Service Award during Washington Conference.
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The American Legion and U.S. Department of Agriculture have signed MOU to begin nationwide campaign to increase percentage of veterans employed by USDA.
Legion family members briefed on key legislative issues prior to Capitol Hill visits.
VAVS Worker of the Year gets up at 4 a.m. five days a week to help his fellow veterans at New York Harbor Healthcare System.
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Lt. Col. Joseph Gallagher discussed with the Legion's National Security and Foreign Relations commission how Congress has consistently abdicated its war-making powers in favor of presidents.
The Commander's Call will be streamed live on Feb. 28 from 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (EST). See how to watch.
The American Legion will descend upon Capitol Hill, urging Congress to do right by America’s veterans and military families.
A Holocaust survivor and the winner of the National Commander's PR Award, Nesse Godin honors her pledge to tell the story of one of humanity's darkest times.
Crucelina ‘Cris’ Vrabel is honored for her exemplary service to Alaskan veterans.
Maj. Allison Black, known as 'The Angel of Death,’ rained fire on insurgents in Afghanistan as one of the first women pilots to open fire in the conflict.
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Marine hero’s dad vows to continue battling Westboro protests despite court's decision.
American Legion survey finds gender-specific health-care services lacking in many areas.
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Labor official says transformation of program will help military personnel find the right careers after discharge.
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Patients, budget, backlog all still climbing, but headway is being made on veteran homelessness, secretary tells Legionnaires.
Hawaii senator who pushed for improvements in the Post 9/11 GI Bill “humbled to be recognized.”
Four enlisted personnel provide a look inside the men and women of the armed forces during a panel discussion with the Legion's National Security and Foreign Relations commissions.
Rep. Jason Altmire’s commitment to homeless veterans earns recognition at 51st Washington Conference.
Albert Snyder thanks Legionnaires for support, urges them to push for legislation to control military funeral protests.
Legionnaire Kenneth Governor honored for communication skills, ability to cultivate relationships with Congress.
Legion's Economic Commission hears briefing on program designed to place veterans, their families in employment.
Health-care experts discuss how expectations, views are altering delivery of medical services to veterans.
The Homeless Veterans Providers Roundtablee discussed ways to eliminate homelessness among veterans during the Legion’s Washington Conference last Friday.
A press conference during the Washington Conference will announce findings of a survey on health-care issues and treatments that affect women veterans using the VA health-care system.
Arlington National Cemetery executive director tells Legionnaires that many of the issues brought to light at the cemetery have been resolved.
New Orleans doctor describes success using hyperbaric chambers to treat veterans.
Recruiter says leadership skills set veterans apart from other applicants for management positions.
On March 21, The American Legion will provide free health screenings to veterans at the Renaissance Hotel in Washington, D.C.
Nesse Godin has been a fixture at Boys Nation for several years, telling delegates her powerful story.