Michael Walcoff expects 190,000 more claims the first year after new Agent Orange regulations go into effect.
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U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services representative believes partnerships with Legion at local level are key to citizenship efforts.
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New veterans center opens in Milwaukee with local American Legion help.
The work of today's Legion demands social networking, says Department of Defense official.
Approximately 50 Ride 2 Recovery participants arrive at American Legion National Convention in Milwaukee.
Event connects more than 50 veteran-friendly employers with about 200 veterans looking for jobs.
Post 472 of Harrisburg wins Military Open Class, Advancing/Retrieving Colors competitions.
New public relations campaign designed to be implemented at post level.
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Climbing temperatures and high humidity weren't enough to deter a sense of obligation for those who marched in Sunday's national convention parade.
DoD, VA secretaries on schedule; Rep. Boehner to speak on Iraq security to convention delegates.
On Aug. 31, VA will officially expand the list of health problems that are presumed to be linked to Agent Orange and exposure to other herbicides.
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig presented the Legion's James V. Day "Good Guy " Award.
POW/MIA detectives appeal for donation of DNA samples from military families.
Failure to register with Selective Service can have a lasting, negative impact.
Michael Peterson and 4TROOPS perform in front of 2,000 convention attendees and Milwaukee locals to raise money for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.
Duane Jackson and Lance Orton, two vigilant NYC street vendors, and Maj. David Howell, a caring National Guardsman, discuss being honored at National Convention.
DoD secretary tells Legionnaires that goals are achievable against a cruel adversary.
The Boy Scouts of America join Henry Ford, Douglas MacArthur and Bob Hope as recipients of The American Legion's Distinguished Service Medal.
A National Guardsman who went beyond the call of duty and two NYC street vendors who helped expose the ‘Times Square Bomb' receive the prestigious award.
VA secretary tells Legion his agency's massive backlog of undecided benefits claims is one of his top three priorities for 2011.
The Spirit of Service award was given to representatives from the five armed services during The American Legion National Convention in Milwaukee.
Boehner reminds Legionnaires that America is still a nation at war with terrorists.
Air Force Secretary Michael Donley renews commitment to airmen and families while addressing The American Legion's National Convention.
House Speaker says infrastructure overhaul can put veterans to work and strengthen America.
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Legion leaders tour facility that helps veterans on the road to permanent housing.
Chairman of House Committee on Veterans' Affairs tells Legion nation is ‘paying a horrible price' for treatment of Vietnam veterans.
New VA regulation adds three health conditions to the list of those presumed to have been caused by exposure to the toxic defoliant Agent Orange during the Vietnam War.
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National Recruiter of the Year embraces new technology but still believes the best way to bring in new members is just to ask.
Legion receives Freedom Fighter Award before passing resolution to protect indigenous Vietnam War allies.
Newly elected National Commander Jimmie Foster wants Legionnaires to 'take care of veterans in any way possible.'