12,000 members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States and its Auxiliary are rolling into the Tar Heel State this weekend to elect new leadership and to approve resolutions that will guide the national organization’s advocacy efforts on Capitol Hill, and its veteran and military support programs across the country. The 117th VFW National Convention begins Saturday at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, N.C.

The VFW National Convention but the general sessions along with some other content will be streamed live at http://www.vfw.org/ConventionLive/ beginning at 8 a.m. Eastern, July 25-27

Read the full press release here: http://www.vfw.org/News-and-Events/Articles/2016-Articles/117th-VFW-National-Convention-Rolls-Into-Charlotte/