Sunday, February 16, 2014
An American Legion post and two Legionnaires received the Department Commander’s Award of Excellence when New York State Legion Family leaders made a visitation swing through Wyoming, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Allegany counties Thursday to Sunday, Feb. 13-16.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
ALBANY, Feb. 12, 2014 — The American Legion has mixed feelings about a vote by the U.S. House of Representatives that partially restores planned cuts in cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) on pensions for military retirees, New York State American Legion Commander Kenneth Governor notes.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Sunday, February 09, 2014
New York Commander Kenneth Governor presented the Department Commander’s Award of Excellence to four Legionnaires in his visitation swing through the 7th District Feb. 6-9.
Tuesday, February 04, 2014
The Department of Veterans Affairs has launched an online GI Bill Comparison Tool to make it easier for veterans, servicemembers and dependents to calculate their Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits and learn more about approved colleges, universities and other education and training programs across the country. The VA also instituted a GI Bill online complaint system.
ALBANY — Legionnaires from around the state will meet with state legislators and their staffs to discuss veterans issues during The American Legion’s annual Hill Day on Tuesday, March 18.