More veterans would sign up with the VA if the VA did not make it such an absolute hell to submit the paperwork. I had to argue with my local veterans assistance office just to get them to give me the forms to fillout.
Over 50 veterans, family members and VA representatives came to a town hall meeting in conjunction with the Veterans Benefit Center in Madeira Beach, Fla. on Monday, Jan. 12, 2015. Photos by Lucas Carter/The American Legion.
Members of The American Legion’s A System Worth Saving Task Force — Past National Commander Ron Conley and Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation Division Director Verna Jones — visited the Ann Arbor VA facility April 27-28 to hear about improvements made over the past 10 years and to identify areas of need. Photos by Lucas Carter / The American Legion
American Legion National Commander Daniel M. Dellinger calls for the resignation of Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki, Under Secretary of Health Robert Petzel and Under Secretary of Benefits Allison Hickey at the National Headquarters of The American Legion in Indianapolis Indiana, on Monday, May 5, 2014. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
The VA Veterans Home in Salt Lake City was renamed to honor Department of Utah National Executive Committeeman William Christoffersen, who has given more than 50 years of service to veterans through The American Legion. Photos by Stephen Holt