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

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