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Topic - American Legion
The American Legion is a congressionally chartered mutual-aid veterans organization of the United States armed forces founded to benefit those veterans who served during a wartime period as defined by the United States Congress. The American Legion was founded in 1919 by veterans returning from Europe after World War I, and was later chartered under Title 36 of the United States Code. The organization is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana and also has offices in Washington D.C. The group has nearly 3 million members in over 14,000 Posts worldwide. - Source: Wikipedia
Vietnam veteran Gene Stoesser has been waiting nearly two months for an appointment with a Veterans Affairs doctor to schedule his heart surgery.
Four prominent veterans groups are exchanging accusations with Republican Sen. Richard Burr after he criticized the groups for declining to embrace his call for Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign amid reports of treatment delays and falsified records at VA hospitals.
Travis Graham just couldn't wait any longer. He's bringing American Legion baseball and the Ada Braves back.
Oklahoma Boy Scouts will be placing flags at veterans' graves in western and central Oklahoma during Memorial Day weekend.
Color the American Legion red, white and gray.
Two top veterans groups — the American Legion and the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America — voiced their displeasure Wednesday with President Obama's remarks on the growing VA scandal.
As he struggles to contain the political damage from the widening VA scandal, President Obama met with Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric K. Shinseki on Wednesday and emerged to say he's pushing for quick, decisive action — but critics say it's another example of his employing strong rhetoric without actually firing anyone.
In a story May 13 about an American Legion town hall meeting about veteran care, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of the group's commander. It is Dan Dellinger, not Dillinger.
A House committee voted Thursday to subpoena records relating to a waiting list at the Phoenix veterans hospital, and officials said Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki had ordered a nationwide audit of access to care that the agency provides.
Crowley's American Legion Hospital will become Acadia General Hospital as Lafayette General Health takes over management of the 178-bed facility in June.
Stars and stripes faded to a pale pink and baby blue from months or years spent in the sunshine.
The top Republican of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee said Tuesday that the Obama administration's Department of Veterans Affairs is so dysfunctional that it's time to fire Secretary Eric K. Shinseki.
The head of the American Legion on Monday took the extraordinary step of calling for the resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and two top deputies in the wake of reports that dozens of veterans have died while waiting to receive medical attention at a VA facility in Phoenix.
Sometimes a small gesture has a big impact.
The American Legion says it is opposed to trying to tie immigration into the annual defense policy debate, calling it an unacceptable "amnesty" and dealing a serious blow to Republicans desperate to pass some sort of legalization of illegal immigrants ahead of November's elections.