Does anyone really expect anything different from a Congress that has done nothing to help this country for over thirty years??
May 11, 2015What is the Legion’s stand on the current version of the Military Construction-Veterans Affairs appropriations bill?
March 23, 2015What is the status of The American Legion’s analysis of the recommendations submitted by the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission?
March 2, 2015What is the current status of the Flag Protection Amendment in the 114th Congress?
February 18, 2015Why is VA asking Congress to let them take money out of the Choice Card accounts? How does The American Legion feel about this?
February 2, 2015 With the return of so many veterans from the wars Iraq and Afghanistan, what is The American Legion doing to protect the GI Bill education benefits?
January 20, 2015Although President Obama has threatened to veto it, HR 3, the Legion-supported bill to approve the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline, was recently passed by the House and sent to the Senate for action.
November 24, 2014What can veterans expect from the 113th Congress in its final weeks?
September 22, 2014How will the Department of Veterans Affairs’ new Veterans Choice Card work?
August 18, 2014Does a new CBO report recommend major cuts to veterans disability benefits?
May 12, 2014Why is the Legion calling for the secretary’s resignation before VA’s Office of Inspector General investigation in Phoenix has even been completed?
March 31, 2014 What is The American Legion doing to get the disability/retirement offset repealed?
March 18, 2014Q: What action has The American Legion taken to stop the planned increase in TRICARE fees and co-pays?
February 24, 2014Why was it so important to get the COLA cuts to military pensions repealed?
February 10, 2014What is The American Legion position regarding veterans and their 2nd amendment rights?
February 3, 2014Q: Veterans may or may not meet in-state requirements for college tuition, due to their transfers (over which they have no control). Yet it is my understanding that some persons in our country illegally do receive that favored status.
January 27, 2014Q. What provisions are included in the Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 (S.1950), and is The American Legion supporting them?
January 13, 2014I am a long time member of the American Legion and a retired Army veteran. I am very angry over Congress cutting our retirement pay COLA. When will the Legion and the other veterans organizations really do something about this?
December 16, 2013There have been a lot of questions regarding the recently proposed -- and now House approved -- budget as it relates to reducing working-age retiree COLA (cost-of-living adjustment) benefits. What can be done to protect these earned military benefits from
December 9, 2013What is The American Legion doing about protecting veterans’ businesses that contract with the federal government?
November 25, 2013What is The American Legion doing to persuade Congress that it should not cut veterans benefits in its efforts to reduce federal spending, as proposed by the November 2013 Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report?
November 18, 2013Some months ago I met a man here in Parkersburg, West Virginia who every day is in U. S. Army camo fatigues, complete with boots and Army staff sergeant rank insignia. The man is an inebriant who calls himself Rambo. At one point several months ago, I ask
November 12, 2013I am a veteran who served on active duty from 23 March, 1976 to 22 March, 1980. This does not place me in one of the wartime periods that would qualify me for membership in The American Legion.
November 4, 2013I am the adjutant for an American Legion post in Alabama. How can we get a copy of the DVD "The National Legislative Council - Responsibilities and Procedures" listed in the Post Training Guide?
October 14, 2013How are the war memorials in Washington being affected by the government shutdown?
October 7, 2013What is the American Legion doing about Congress’ failure to pass a budget – the “Shutdown” and the threat to VA and disability checks?
September 30, 2013Where does The American Legion stand on getting to the bottom of what happened in Benghazi?
September 23, 2013Why am I not receiving legislative news from The American Legion on a regular basis?
September 16, 2013What is going on with the Legion and the IRS?
September 9, 2013What is The American Legion’s position on the following issues?
July 29, 2013Servicemembers who receive general discharges (under honorable conditions) are prevented from accessing VA education and other benefits. Yet GI Bill benefits were available to Vietnam War vets who received such discharges. What’s the difference?
July 22, 2013What is The American Legion doing about the backlog of disability claims at the VA?
July 15, 2013On July 8, the U.S. government began to furlough millions of Americans. What is The American Legion doing about that?
July 8, 2013I am a veteran with five years of service with the U.S. Navy. I need legal assistance concerning my citizenship and naturalization in federal court.
June 24, 2013Where does The American Legion stand on the immigration bill?
June 17, 2013Since I have worked with local lawmakers, my department has told me that I need to register as a lobbyist. Can you assist me with that?
June 11, 2013Why doesn’t The American Legion recommend baseball great Yogi Berra for the Presidential Medal of Freedom?
June 3, 2013Why isn’t The American Legion’s membership eligibility expanded to all honorably discharged veterans?
June 3, 2013Why isn't The American Legion's membership eligibility expanded to all honorably discharged veterans?