Today in American Legion history

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Today in American Legion history: Jan. 7, 1921: The American Legion Weekly magazine announces among the members to serve a one-year term on the new national Americanism Commission is Fiorello H. La Guardia, future governor of New York and eventual mayor of New York City. […]

Mission Blue to help American Legion Posts

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National Executive Committee spells out rules for $1,000 grants INDIANAPOLIS — At the Fall Meeting, the National Executive Committee of The American Legion approved the Mission Blue Post Assistance Program. Posts impacted by a government’s public health restrictions implemented in response to the COVID-19 pandemic […]

Minnesota Veterans Covid-19 Relief Links

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Links for Covid-19 Relief www.minnesotaveteran.org/covidrelief Special Needs Grant Overview for Veterans, a $3000 Grant. HTTP://mn.gov/mdva/assets/2020-04-03-covid-19-special-needs-grant-overview_tcm1066-426399.pdf (Copy link  into your browser) Covid-19 Disaster Relief Grant Overview, a $1000 Grant. HTTP://mn.gov/mdva/assets/2020-04-03-covid-19-disaster-relief-overview_tcm1066-426398.pdf (Copy link  into your browser) State Soldier Assistance Program. This is a one time Grant to […]

The VA giveth, and the VA taketh away

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By Jeremy Wolfsteller The Minnesota Legionnaire Have you ever received that daunting letter in the mail from the VA that states they are proposing to reduce your disability rating? What a slap in the face, right? After many years of receiving VA compensation it has […]