Presenting testimony to House Judiciary Committee on The American Legion's charter

Legislative Division director Tim Tetz is presenting testimony to the House Judiciary Committee on a bill that defines the role of American Legion posts by adding the following to the Legion's charter, "...provide guidance and leadership to the individual Departments and Posts, but may not control or otherwise influence the specific activities and conduct of the independent, autonomous Departments and Posts..." Since the Legion is congressionally chartered, any change to its charter requires congressional action.

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