Search results for "member benefits" — 5 articles

Legion to VA: Hickey Must Go ‘If crimes occurred, culprits must be prosecuted’

Posted on September 29th, 2015

WASHINGTON (September 29, 2015) — American Legion National Commander Dale Barnett repeated his organization’s call for VA Undersecretary for Benefits Allison Hickey to resign amid new allegations of more wrongdoing by senior VA executives. “In 2014, then-National Commander Dan Dellinger called on the VA Secretary, the Under Secretary for Health and Under Secretary for Benefits… Read More »

LegionCare program now improved!

Posted on September 14th, 2015

The Legionnaire Insurance Trust (LIT) is pleased to announce some important changes to the LegionCare program just revealed at the 97th Annual American Legion National Convention earlier this month. The first of these exciting updates – starting for enrollments after 1/1/2015, anyone enrolled in LegionCare will be covered for as long as they remain a… Read More »

VA Expands Review of Chemical Exposure in Drinking Water at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

Posted on August 3rd, 2015

WASHINGTON – As part of VA’s ongoing commitment to provide care to Veterans and their families, the Department of Veterans Affairs today announced that it will start the  process of amending its regulations to establish presumptions of service connection for certain conditions resulting from exposure to contaminated drinking water at the U.S. Marine Corps Base… Read More »

Employment Opportunities

Posted on February 15th, 2013

Employment Opportunities   Position Announcement Department Service Officer – 2 Positions Open Salary Schedule B8 $30,000.00 annually Opening Date: April 13, 2015 Closing Date: May 15, 2015 Job Location:   VA Regional Center Waco, Texas GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The American Legion, Department of Texas, a non-profit Veterans Organization, is looking for two Department Service Officer, to provide… Read More »


Posted on October 12th, 2011

Legislative The American Legion Department of Texas Legislative Commission is comprised of four members (one from each Division) appointed by the Department Commander and approved by the Executive Committee and The Department Convention. The Chairman of the Commission is appointed by the Department Commander and also is approved by the same process. There is also… Read More »