Contact: Miles Migliara
National Communications Manager
LOUISVILLE, Ky., August 14, 2019 – President Donald J. Trump is scheduled to address more than 2,500 military veterans at AMVETS’ 75th Annual National Convention in Louisville, Kentucky, August 21.
“The President will honor America’s commitment to our veterans and thank them for their unwavering service to our nation,” a White House official told Military Times. “Under President Trump’s leadership, his administration has made great strides in improving the lives of our brave and selfless veterans.”
“We are honored to host President Trump as AMVETS commemorates its 75th anniversary,” AMVETS National Commander Rege Riley said. “While our members look forward to hearing about what the President has done for our veterans and military, we are also eager to hear his goals for the future. AMVETS is a non-partisan service organization, representing the interests of more than 20 million American veterans.”
AMVETS, which is also known as American Veterans, is the most inclusive Congressionally-chartered veterans service organization open to representing the interests of 20 million veterans and their families. We are veterans serving veterans since 1944.