The range of health issues facing America's veterans is both wide and ever-evolving. The American Legion recognizes this and provides valuable health-care information on a variety of conditions, as well as regularly updated information on the Department of Veterans Affairs.
With electricity costs three times greater than in the United States, the San Juan hospital often has budget overruns.
Veterans living on the island are being told they are ineligible for Choice Card options.
The American Legion Department of North Carolina will conduct a Veterans Benefits Action Center in Asheville, April 8-10.
American Legion-led team delivers assistance, care packages and hope for veterans on the streets.
Legion staff will also visit three VA medical facilities in Puerto Rico.
Commander praises Senate for unanimous passage of amendment, calls on House to do the same.
VA has fixed the 40-mile rule, now it needs to send patients to medical facilities that can help them.
Access and eligibility issues hamper many veterans from using VA's program.
Local, state and national American Legion representatives, along with VA officials, vow to address problems for Los Angeles veterans.
Flyer announcing town hall meeting retracted by American Legion National Headquarters.