American Legion pays tribute to Lincoln's legacy

American Legion pays tribute to Lincoln's legacy

Abraham Lincoln’s legacy can be recalled when thinking about challenges facing the state and nation today, several speakers said Tuesday at the 85th National American Legion Pilgrimage to Lincoln’s Tomb.Keynote speaker Brett Reistad, national commander of the American Legion, said Lincoln overcame tremendous odds and hurdles to become what historians believe is “America’s greatest president.”“People often