American Legion Family bonds against Hurricane Harvey


We need our families the most during life’s greatest challenges. Nowhere is this more apparent than in Texas and the Gulf Coast right now.

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My message: Carry the Legacy Forward

Help carry The American Legion into its second century.
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The road to faster VA claims

The American Legion believes that, if enacted, the Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017 will go a long way toward fixing a severely backlogged system that for too long has put bureaucracy ahead of the veteran.
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A devotion to country

Denied military service due to his Japanese ancestry, Casey Kunimura spent a year in an internment camp before being called to serve in World War II.
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‘Cleanup’ vets still paying a price

Delegates to last year’s American Legion national convention in Cincinnati unanimously passed Res. 130, which calls for legislation to eliminate the radiation dose estimate requirement in claims for veterans exposed to ionizing radiation during their service.
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