Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

News

2014 Fall Sweepstakes Drawing is November 9, 2014

The letter that came with your ticket chances to win shows an incorrect date. The Drawing is correctly at Fall Conference on November 9, 2014 and your tickets must be returned Postmarked not later than 10/31/2014,  so that Arizona Headquarters can bring them to Conference in time for the drawing.  I personally missed the wrong date in the letter during my proofread and apologize for any confusion... [Read more]


Legion National Commander: President makes right call on U.S. air strikes, Iraq must not fall

WASHINGTON (August 8, 2014) – “A necessary step,” is how the head of the nation’s largest veterans service organization characterized President Obama’s decision to authorize U.S. airstrikes against Islamic State terrorists that are threatening U.S. personnel and Iraqi civilians in the war torn country which has been under siege since June. The mission also includes providing humanitarian... [Read more]


President signs VA reform bill

National commander joins ceremony that will provide emergency funds for veterans trying to get medical appointments. WASHINGTON (Aug. 7, 2014) – American Legion National Commander Daniel M. Dellinger was at Fort Belvoir, Va., today where President Obama signed a $16.3 billion emergency spending measure that provides greater veteran access to non-VA health-care providers, among other reforms in the... [Read more]


Job Announcement: American Legion Secretary/Receptionist (Full-Time)

(Available to start as soon as September 15, 2014 or soon thereafter) This position is responsible for providing reception and clerk/office support for the administrative staff. The incumbent performs duties of moderate difficulty and complexity requiring knowledge and skill in customer service, telephone etiquette, correspondence formatting and records management. KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (The... [Read more]