[LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY] Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act

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[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE]  H.R. 1339: Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training ActTo amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the number of permanent faculty in palliative care at accredited allopathic and osteopathic medical schools, nursing schools, and other programs, to promote education in palliative care and hospice, and to support the development of faculty careers in academic palliative medicine.

New Cosponsor: Rep. Michael “Mike” Doyle [D-PA14]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA19]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Peter “Pete” King [R-NY2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Michael Michaud [D-ME2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Collin Peterson [D-MN7]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Henry Cuellar [D-TX28]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Paul Cook [R-CA8]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Lois Frankel [D-FL22]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Robin Kelly [D-IL2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. John Carney [D-DE0]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Bradley Schneider [D-IL10]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL1]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI2]

Thank you to our newest Cosponsors.  Please thank your legislators for supporting legislation that YOU believe in.  If they are not listed as Cosponsors, touch base with them and let you know what you support.  Your voice goes a long way towards creating change.

Explore the full text:  http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1339?utm_campaign=govtrack_email_update&utm_source=govtrack/email_update&utm_medium=email

Take time to thank our supporters, or voice your thoughts to your representatives.

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[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE]  S. 641: Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training ActA bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the number of permanent faculty in palliative care at accredited allopathic and osteopathic medical schools, nursing schools, and other programs, to promote education in palliative care and hospice, and to support the development of faculty careers in academic palliative medicine.

New Cosponsor: Sen. Christopher Murphy [D-CT]

New Cosponsor: Sen. Brian Schatz [D-HI]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Eddie Johnson [D-TX30]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Tom Latham [R-IA3]

New Cosponsor: Rep. David Scott [D-GA13]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Allyson Schwartz [D-PA13]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL14]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Vern Buchanan [R-FL16]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Henry “Hank” Johnson [D-GA4]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Jon Runyan [R-NJ3]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Raul Ruiz [D-CA36]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Joseph Kennedy [D-MA4]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY18]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA17]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Ed Pastor [D-AZ7]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Ed Whitfield [R-KY1]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Niki Tsongas [D-MA3]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA2]

New Cosponsor: Sen. Jon Tester [D-MT]

New Cosponsor: Sen. Michael Bennet [D-CO]

Thank you to our newest Cosponsors.  Please thank your legislators for supporting legislation that YOU believe in.  If they are not listed as Cosponsors, touch base with them and let you know what you support.  Your voice goes a long way towards creating change.

Explore the full text:  http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s641?utm_campaign=govtrack_email_update&utm_source=govtrack/email_update&utm_medium=email

Take time to thank our supporters, or voice your thoughts to your representatives.

Need help finding your legislators?

Find your representatives: http://www.opencongress.org/people/zipcodelookup

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