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The American Legion

News articles for The American Legion:

Friday, November 20, 2015

  • VA Moves are 'An Insult and a Disgrace' says Legion Commander
    WASHINGTON, Nov. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The head of the nation's largest veterans service organization reacted with disappointment about VA's refusal to terminate two senior executives that were at the heart of the latest scandal involving exorbitant relocation allowances. "After the congressional hearing investigating the matter, I believed ... read more

Monday, November 2, 2015

Friday, October 16, 2015

  • American Legion on Hickey resignation: 'No joy, only optimism'
    WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Legion National Commander Dale Barnett issued the following statement regarding today's resignation of Department of Veterans Affairs Under Secretary for Benefits Allison Hickey: "Under Secretary Hickey is to be commended for her dedicated career as a member of the Air Force ... read more

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Monday, July 13, 2015

  • Our Government’s Number One Responsibility
    The following guest editorial by the national commander of The American Legion is offered for your consideration. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: ... read more

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

  • The American Legion Cheers "Landmark" VA Appropriations Measure
    WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwire) -- 10/14/09 -- A long campaign by The American Legion has come to a victorious conclusion with Senate passage yesterday of the Veterans Health Care Budget Reform and Transparency Act of 2009, better known as the "VA Advance Appropriations Bill." The act authorizes financial appropriations for Veterans Affairs ... read more

Thursday, September 24, 2009

  • Legion to White House: We Must Not Lose Afghanistan
    INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- (Marketwire) -- 09/24/09 -- The head of the nation's largest veterans organization is urging President Obama to give commanders the troops that they need to succeed in Afghanistan. "According to The Washington Post, General Stanley McChrystal, the U.S. and NATO Commander, is warning us that without more forces within the ... read more
  • The American Legion Strongly Opposes ACLU Continuing Campaign to Release Controversial Detainee Photos
    WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwire) -- 09/24/09 -- The leader of the nation's largest veterans' service organization says he considers a civil liberties group's continuing campaign to force the public release of photographs purporting to exhibit abuse of suspected terrorists to be "unconscionable." In a breakfast briefing at the National Press Club in ... read more