[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 1830: Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013

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. Bill Posey [R-FL8] New Cosponsor: Rep. Elizabeth Esty [D-CT5] New Cosponsor: Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA53] New Cosponsor: Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick [D-AZ1] New Cosponsor: Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick … Continue reading

[LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY] Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer H.R. 1830

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. Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013 – Directs the President to establish the Commission to Accelerate the End of Breast Cancer to help end breast … Continue reading

Breast Cancer Deadline 2020® Third Annual Progress Report Released

Today, NBCC is releasing their Breast Cancer Deadline 2020® Third Annual Progress Report to the public. Each year since the launch of Breast Cancer Deadline 2020®, NBCC has released an annual report on the progress in breast cancer and in NBCC’s work to achieve the deadline. This year’s report provides an update with the latest data … Continue reading

[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

[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 1830: Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013

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. 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 … Continue reading

[Legislative Update] H.R. 1830: Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act of 2013:

  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. 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 … Continue reading

July Push Needed for HR 1830 Co-sponsors

NB Thanks to your efforts, we are making progress in the House and gaining more co-sponsors for the Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act (H.R. 1830). As of now, we have 156 Representatives co-sponsoring. But we need more!  H.R. 1830 is the exact same bill that had 236 co-sponsors in the last Congress. All … Continue reading

National Breast Cancer Coalition: Keep the Advocacy Going on S. 865/H.R. 1830

Support for S. 865/H.R. 1830, the Accelerating the End of Breast Cancer Act, has increased dramatically in response to the efforts of NBCC advocates. Building on the solid base initiated on lobby day, NAN advocates made great progress in the past week garnering additional support for this important legislation. As of today, 86 Representatives and … Continue reading

[TAKE ACTION] Legislation to Accelerate the End of Breast Cancer Introduced

Call your Senators and Representatives and urge them to co-sponsor this important legislation! NBCC’s top priority for 2013 took a major step forward this week in both the Senate and House of Representatives. On Monday, lead sponsors—Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Dean Heller (R-NV) and Representatives Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Kathy Castor (D-FL) introduced the Accelerating … Continue reading

Thank the DOD BCRP Letter Signers!

Be sure to thank the 141 Representatives who signed in support of the DOD BCRP You are simply AMAZING! Your advocacy surpassed last year’s efforts and made a huge difference in getting House Members to sign the letter to the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee supporting $120 million in appropriations for the Department of Defense (DOD) Breast Cancer Research … Continue reading