American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network ( ACS CAN )


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The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan sister advocacy organization to the American Cancer Society. It was founded in December 2001 to directly advocate the goals of the American Cancer Society, which is subject to restrictions on advocacy activities because of its tax classification.

ACS CAN press release, blog etc

01/05/2018 - 10:12 Senator Alexander Received National Award for Distinguished State Leadership
01/04/2018 - 09:01 Proposed Health Plan Rule Likely to Leave Patients with Insufficient Coverage at Higher Costs
12/15/2017 - 15:26 ACS CAN Applauds Action on Lifesaving Tobacco Prevention Measure
12/14/2017 - 09:17 Survey: Cancer Patients Report Paid Leave Improves Their Ability to Complete Treatment, Manage Symptoms and Mitigate Financial Hardship
12/13/2017 - 04:43 New Report: States Shortchange Tobacco Prevention Programs Proven to Save Lives and Health Care Dollars
12/12/2017 - 04:58 Fort Worth City Council Passes Comprehensive Smoke-free Ordinance
12/03/2017 - 20:56 Cancer Advocates Applaud Revenue Committee Decision to Sponsor a $1 Tobacco Tax Increase in 2018
12/03/2017 - 19:14 Sen. Capito, Del. Summers Honored for Leadership in Cancer-Fighting Legislation
12/01/2017 - 16:06 Candidates in the 51st Assembly District Run-Off Say NO to Tobacco Contributions
11/29/2017 - 17:50 USDA Moves to Weaken School Nutrition Standards
11/20/2017 - 17:12 Starting this Week, Tobacco Companies Must Run Court-Ordered Ads Telling the Truth about Their Lethal Products
11/16/2017 - 12:57 Legislators Urged to Protect Health of Mississippi Residents By Increasing Taxes on Tobacco
11/15/2017 - 15:55 Repealing Individual Mandate in Tax Bill Likely to Increase Patient Costs and Number of Uninsured
11/14/2017 - 14:41 Leading Experts Present at Healthy Eating, Active Living Environments Policy Forum
11/08/2017 - 09:48 Tax Bill Could Pose Problems for Cancer Patients; Cancer Research
10/26/2017 - 15:41 American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Reacts to Final Budget
10/26/2017 - 15:14 Breast Density Legislation Would Standardize Patient Education, Empower Informed Decision Making
10/26/2017 - 13:50 American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Calls on Governor Wolf to Veto Bond Issue