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

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