American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Press Release

07/19/2018 - 19:46 Cancer Advocates Commend Legislature, Urge Governor Baker to Sign Lifesaving Tobacco Age Increase into Law
07/16/2018 - 19:14 Governor Bill Walker Signs Statewide Smoke-free Workplace Law
07/16/2018 - 07:04 ACS CAN Letter: Drug Pricing Policy Should Prioritize Patient Affordability
07/16/2018 - 04:38 Statement: Round Rock Fails to Protect All Citizens from Secondhand Smokes Deadly Cloud
07/12/2018 - 18:08 House Committee Votes to Increase Medical Research Funding
07/12/2018 - 17:55 New Law Makes All University of Hawaii Campuses Tobacco-Free
07/12/2018 - 17:33 House Energy and Commerce Committee Approves Palliative Care Bill
07/12/2018 - 17:25 Health Organizations Oppose Amendment in State Budget that Puts the Health of Pennsylvanians at Risk
07/12/2018 - 17:19 State Sen. Kelly Hancock Honored for Protecting Patient Access to Therapy
07/02/2018 - 18:25 State Bills Limiting Local Authority Could Threaten Future Public Health Policies
07/01/2018 - 17:49 The Gazette: Making a decade of smoke-free air in Iowa
06/29/2018 - 18:36 Gov. Colyer Holds Signing Ceremony for Quality of Life Law
06/29/2018 - 16:14 Judge Halts Kentucky Medicaid Work Requirements
06/27/2018 - 21:59 Public Health Orgs: Implementation of Tobacco Age Increase Will Reap Long-Term Benefits for all Mainers
06/27/2018 - 21:52 Emily Ogden Joins ACS CAN to Direct Government Relations
06/26/2018 - 22:24 CMS Rejects Mass. Request to Restrict Medicaid Prescription Drug Coverage
06/26/2018 - 21:13 Palliative Care Legislation Moves Forward in Congress
06/21/2018 - 22:36 Cancer Patients and Survivors Call for Balanced, Comprehensive Opioid Package
06/20/2018 - 21:53 Bill to Protect Rhode Islands Young People from the Dangers of Skin Cancer Due to Indoor Tanning Passes Senate
06/19/2018 - 16:47 National Survey: Percentage of U.S. Adults Using Cigarettes Continues to Decline
06/19/2018 - 16:41 Association Health Plan Rule Likely to Divide Insurance Market; Strip Patient Protections
06/14/2018 - 12:56 New Data: Some Measures Meant to Address Opioid Abuse Are Having Adverse Impact on Access to Legitimate Pain Care For Patients
06/14/2018 - 12:56 Patient Groups: Uphold Health Care Law As Congress Intended
06/14/2018 - 11:33 North Carolina Senate Passes Legislation That Will Hurt Cancer Patients and Survivors
06/11/2018 - 22:12 Bill to Protect New York States Young People from the Dangers of Skin Cancer Due to Indoor Tanning Passes Senate
06/08/2018 - 07:40 Justice Department Argues to Roll Back Critical Patient Protections in Health Care Law
06/07/2018 - 07:23 Survey Results Show Tobacco Use Among Youth Declining
06/07/2018 - 04:47 Virginia Becomes 33rd State to Increase Access to Health Coverage through Medicaid
06/06/2018 - 06:39 Westchester County Executive George Latimer Signs Lifesaving Tobacco- 21 Bill into Law
06/05/2018 - 12:49 Cancer Advocates Applaud Governor Hickenlooper's Veto of Legislation to Create Marijuana Tasting Rooms
06/03/2018 - 22:51 ACS CAN Lauds Governor John Hickenlooper's Veto of Senate Bill 18-179
06/01/2018 - 00:23 Virginia Lawmakers Vote to Increase Access to Health Coverage for Low-Income State Residents
05/31/2018 - 22:26 Coalition and EBR Metro Council Members Celebrate Healthier Air for All in East Baton Rouge
05/30/2018 - 23:39 World No Tobacco Day. ACS CAN: Its Time to Raise the Tax on Other Tobacco Products
05/30/2018 - 22:49 World No Tobacco Day. ACS CAN: The State Legislature Can do Better to Protect West Virginians from Big Tobacco
05/30/2018 - 00:41 ACS CAN Statement on American Cancer Society Update to Colorectal Cancer Screening Guideline
05/24/2018 - 06:22 Senate Committee Preserves FDA Authority Over Tobacco Products, Boosts Funding for Oncology Center of Excellence
05/23/2018 - 07:43 Anti-Smoking Advocates Urge Lawmakers to Preserve Funding for a Life-saving Tobacco Program
05/22/2018 - 08:13 Patient Safety in Jeopardy Under Senate Right-to-Try Proposal
05/22/2018 - 07:58 Congress Ignores Patient Safety Concerns, Passes Right-to-Try Legislation
05/22/2018 - 05:40 Congress Passes Promising Childhood Cancer STAR Act
03/06/2018 - 12:05 Proposed Association Health Plan Rule Could Split Insurance Market and Unravel Patient Protections
03/01/2018 - 11:18 Tobacco Industry Admits Secondhand Smoke is Deadly and We need to do Better Protecting Pennsylvanians
03/01/2018 - 08:44 Bill Would Close Medicare Colorectal Cancer Screening Loophole
02/28/2018 - 11:44 Childhood Cancer Research Bill Moves Forward in Congress
02/22/2018 - 12:23 Final Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership Includes Historic Tobacco Control Provision
02/14/2018 - 17:33 Cancer Advocates Release "State of the State of Tobacco Control" - Urge Legislators to Protect Mainers from Big Tobacco
02/12/2018 - 13:03 Des Moines Oncologist, Community Leader Named ACS CAN Board Chair
02/12/2018 - 11:12 Wyoming Cancer Advocates Unite at the Capitol to Push for $1 Tobacco Tax Increase
02/12/2018 - 10:52 Dr. Bruce D. Waldholtz Named to American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network National Board
02/09/2018 - 05:23 Short-Term Funding Bill Prioritizes Increased Investment in Funding for Cancer Research, Protects Access to Health Care Services
02/06/2018 - 12:42 Public Health Coalition Protests Weakening of Florida Tobacco Prevention Program
02/01/2018 - 15:22 Survivors, Caregivers Urge Lawmakers to Prioritize Cancer
01/30/2018 - 15:17 New Legislation Aims to Reduce Youth Smoking Initiation
01/30/2018 - 00:58 Third Time Not a Charm
01/29/2018 - 08:45 Reducing the Toll of Tobacco a Priority for American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network in 2018
01/26/2018 - 02:40 Cars, Trucks and Motorcycle License Plates Go Pink for Good Cause!
01/24/2018 - 02:40 Smoke-free Alaska Coalition Urges Legislature to Pass Comprehensive Statewide Smoke-free Workplace Bill
01/24/2018 - 02:21 Cancer Survivors, Caregivers to Rally for Improved Care at State Capitol
01/24/2018 - 01:49 Lawmakers, Patient Groups to Celebrate 10-Year Smoke-Free Illinois Anniversary, Introduce Tobacco 21 Legislation
01/22/2018 - 01:35 CHIP Reauthorization Critical For Children With Cancer On Medicaid
01/11/2018 - 02:23 Cancer Patients, Recent Survivors Should Be Exempt From Possible Medicaid Work Requirements
01/11/2018 - 01:40 Tobacco Use Among U.S. Veterans is Nearly Double the National Average; Legislation Could Help Lessen Health Burden
01/05/2018 - 11:12 Senator Alexander Received National Award for Distinguished State Leadership
01/04/2018 - 10:01 Proposed Health Plan Rule Likely to Leave Patients with Insufficient Coverage at Higher Costs
12/15/2017 - 16:26 ACS CAN Applauds Action on Lifesaving Tobacco Prevention Measure
12/14/2017 - 10:17 Survey: Cancer Patients Report Paid Leave Improves Their Ability to Complete Treatment, Manage Symptoms and Mitigate Financial Hardship
12/13/2017 - 05:43 New Report: States Shortchange Tobacco Prevention Programs Proven to Save Lives and Health Care Dollars
12/12/2017 - 05:58 Fort Worth City Council Passes Comprehensive Smoke-free Ordinance
12/03/2017 - 21:56 Cancer Advocates Applaud Revenue Committee Decision to Sponsor a $1 Tobacco Tax Increase in 2018
12/03/2017 - 20:14 Sen. Capito, Del. Summers Honored for Leadership in Cancer-Fighting Legislation
12/01/2017 - 17:06 Candidates in the 51st Assembly District Run-Off Say NO to Tobacco Contributions
11/29/2017 - 18:50 USDA Moves to Weaken School Nutrition Standards
11/20/2017 - 18:12 Starting this Week, Tobacco Companies Must Run Court-Ordered Ads Telling the Truth about Their Lethal Products
11/16/2017 - 13:57 Legislators Urged to Protect Health of Mississippi Residents By Increasing Taxes on Tobacco
11/15/2017 - 16:55 Repealing Individual Mandate in Tax Bill Likely to Increase Patient Costs and Number of Uninsured
11/14/2017 - 15:41 Leading Experts Present at Healthy Eating, Active Living Environments Policy Forum
11/08/2017 - 10:48 Tax Bill Could Pose Problems for Cancer Patients; Cancer Research
10/26/2017 - 16:41 American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Reacts to Final Budget
10/26/2017 - 16:14 Breast Density Legislation Would Standardize Patient Education, Empower Informed Decision Making
10/26/2017 - 14:50 American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Calls on Governor Wolf to Veto Bond Issue
10/25/2017 - 09:52 FL Leaders Discuss Access to Cancer Screenings, Treatments
10/18/2017 - 14:20 Bipartisan Health Care Deal Could Preserve Health Insurance for Millions of Cancer Patients and Survivors
10/18/2017 - 13:27 Senate Votes to Improve Chemotherapy Access
10/13/2017 - 11:33 Administration Decision to Withhold CSR Payments Threatens Access to Affordable Health Insurance
10/12/2017 - 11:56 Health Care Changes Could Leave Millions of Cancer Patients and Survivors Unable to Access Meaningful Coverage
10/11/2017 - 10:23 ACS CAN Nevada Roundtable on Breast Cancer to Spotlight
10/10/2017 - 14:33 New Jersey Gubernatorial Candidates Go on the Record with Their Positions on Cancer Issues
10/02/2017 - 11:34 American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Urges Lawmakers to Make Casinos Smoke-free
09/26/2017 - 10:46 New Poll: Pennsylvania Voters Support Closing Loopholes in Clean Indoor Air Act
09/25/2017 - 13:32 Patients Call on Senators to Reject Graham-Cassidy Health Bill; Urge Bipartisan Action on Health Care
09/25/2017 - 13:12 ACS CAN Expert Testifies About Proposed Health Care Changes in Graham-Cassidy Bill
09/22/2017 - 12:57 ACS CAN reacts to Wisconsin budget outcome, moves to policy priorities
09/19/2017 - 15:41 ACS CAN Urges Gov. Kasich to Oppose the Graham-Cassidy Repeal Bill and Support Continued Bipartisan Efforts to Stabilize Health Care Markets
09/19/2017 - 14:11 ACS CAN Urges Gov. Justice to Oppose Graham-Cassidy Repeal Bill, Support Continued Bipartisan Efforts to Stabilize Health Care Markets
09/15/2017 - 13:27 California Receives Top State Advocacy Team Award for Outstanding Efforts in Cancer Advocacy
09/14/2017 - 17:30 Senator Patty Murray Receives National Distinguished Advocacy Award for Championing Lifesaving Cancer Public Policy
09/14/2017 - 11:50 Important and Bipartisan Senate HELP Hearings Continue; Graham-Cassidy Health Bill A Distraction
09/13/2017 - 16:10 Supervisor Malia Cohen Receives National Distinguished Advocacy Award for Championing Lifesaving Cancer Public Policy
09/12/2017 - 11:28 Sandra Cassese of Woodstock Receives Top Volunteer Award for Excellence in Cancer Advocacy Work
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