[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 1830: Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act Moves Forward

H.R. 1830: Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013 – To provide for the establishment of a Commission to Accelerate the End of Breast Cancer. New Cosponsor: Rep. Patrick Murphy [D-FL18] New Cosponsor: Rep. Scott Peters [D-CA52] New Cosponsor: Rep. James “Jim” Moran [D-VA8] New Cosponsor: Rep. William Keating [D-MA9] New Cosponsor: Rep. … Continue reading

[TAKE ACTION] Call Your Senators Before They Leave D.C

Just A Few More Legislative Days to Call Senators to Co-Sponsor S. 3237 Twenty-three Senators have co-sponsored S. 3237, the Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act. With just two weeks left before Senators return to their home states to campaign before the election, it is critical that we increase this number. If your Senators are … Continue reading

[TAKE ACTION] National Breast Cancer Coalition Calls for All Hands on Deck!

The National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC) has released the Second Annual Progress Report, an important update to our Baseline Report published last year. Advocates are urged to read the report and to share widely. While little has changed in breast cancer treatment, statistics and other key areas, NBCC has done significant and substantial work in … Continue reading

Support Strong Legislation for Safe Cosmetics

Women’s health is under assault again – cosmetics companies are fighting to keep their products among the least-regulated in the country. Don’t let them get away with it. For too long, cosmetics companies have made personal care products that are bad for our health. And many of the harmful chemicals in products aren’t listed on the labels. … Continue reading