The mission of the Marine Corps League is to promote the interest and to preserve traditions of the United States Marine Corps, strengthen the fraternity of Marines and their families, serve Marines, FMF Corpsmen, and FMF Chaplains who wear or who have worn the Eagle, Globe and Anchor, and foster the ideals of Americanism and patriotic volunteerism.
Send checks to: Tar Heel Detachment, Gene Taxis, 404 S. Harrison Ave. Cary NC 27511 (Note: the old PO Box address is defunct).
Membership requires that you are an honorably discharged, active duty, or reserve Marine with 90 days of service or more, or a retired Marine. This includes officers and enlisted, male and female members. The initial Membership Application is $35.00. Annual Dues each year thereafter are $30.00 and include a subscription to the Marine Corps League Magazine, SEMPER FI.
Whitley Law Firm in Raleigh is continuing to compile cases. The CAMP ACT bill which includes the Camp LeJeune Act will not become a bill this week. Last night the bill was blocked by the Senate, falling short of the 50 votes required to pass it. This bill will be reconsidered when Congress reconvenes August 5th.