The Target dates are set as the First Wednesday of the month and membership must be in the Department Headquarters to count.
Legion: ‘Judicial Board Needs to Allow for VA Accountability’
Posted on February 10th, 2016
WASHINGTON (February 9, 2016) – After yet another attempt to discipline a poor performing employee was reversed by the Merit Systems Protection Board, the head of the nation’s largest veterans service organization added his voice to a growing legion of critics that unelected judges are making it impossible to bring accountability to the Department of… Read More »
Post Dues Deadline
Posted on January 7th, 2016
The deadline for Posts to submit membership dues at the current rate of $26.00 per member is January 13, 2016. January 14, 2016 the Post will have to submit $31.00 per member.
Upcoming Job Fairs in 2016
Posted on December 14th, 2015
Mark your calendar now for these important dates. San Antonio San Antonio All Veterans Job Fair, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 14, Norris Conference Centers-San Antonio, recruitmilitary.com Dallas South Central Regional Hiring Conference, Jan. 14-15, orioninternational.com BMI ConferenceHire, Jan. 18, register online, bradley-morris.com Military Hiring Conference, Feb. 4-5, register online, lucasgroup.com Dallas All Veterans Job… Read More »
National Commander Barnett: VA “has a long ways to go”
Posted on December 10th, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 10, 2015) – American Legion National Commander Dale Barnett expressed frustration Wednesday after a congressional hearing that addressed accountability issues in the Department of Veterans Affairs in the aftermath of relocation compensation paid to executives implicated in a VA Inspector General’s report last month. “Our veterans are looking for accountability at every… Read More »
VA Makes Changes to Veterans Choice Program
Posted on December 1st, 2015
VA Makes Changes to Veterans Choice Program Changes Remove Barriers and Expands Access to Care WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced a number of changes to make participation in the Veterans Choice Program easier and more convenient for Veterans who need to use it. The move, which streamlines eligibility requirements, follows… Read More »