You served your country, and in the process you were injured. It could be a bad back. It could be loss of limb. Or maybe you're not sure if you're entitled to any government benefits. American Legion service officers file thousands of VA claims each year on behalf of America's veterans. And the Legion's Benefits Calculator can help you prepare to file a claim.
Advocates for student veterans say VA’s current processing system for Post 9/11 GI Bill claims is not enough to minimize, eliminate delays.
American Legion service officers will be available Feb. 21 in Washington, D.C., to help local veterans apply for VA benefits.
A House subcommittee hearing examined the effectiveness of Veterans Business Administration’s 100 percent temporary disability rating.
American Legion national commander says Defense Secretary Leon Panetta’s idea to cut military pay is not the way to help solve debt crisis.
American Legion national commander says Defense Secretary Leon Panetta's proposal to trim military pay is "plain wrong."
Joint VA/DoD web portal provides access to variety of military, veterans benefits resources.
Veterans disability claims being handled electronically at regional benefits processing offices.
The elimination will allow staff to focus on the compensation claims backlog.
The American Legion and Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont oppose the idea of linking cost-of-living allowance increases with the chained-Consumer Price Index.
Vermont senator says the Chained Consumer Price Index shouldn’t determine VA’s cost-of-living allowance for disability compensation and pensions.