Search results for "member benefits" — 4 articles

Legion applauds McCain for protecting veterans’ preference

Posted on October 5th, 2016

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4, 2016 — One of The American Legion’s top priorities is creating and protecting the benefits veterans use every day, including veterans’ preference for employment, which the 2017 Senate-passed National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) is threatening. In the Senate version of the NDAA, the bill that funds the nation’s military and defense budget,… Read More »

Legion Press Conference to Force Call to Action

Posted on September 13th, 2016

WASHINGTON, September 13, 2016 — The American Legion is inviting external media, congressional representatives, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) leadership, and other veteran service organizations to attend a press conference asking Congress to pass the VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act. The press conference will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, September 14th… 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 »


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 »