116th Congress and Lung Cancer

2019-04-04T13:16:07+00:00April 4th, 2019|Hot Topics|

By Elridge Proctor, MPA, Director of Government Affairs & Public Policy It’s hard sometimes to imagine that the actions of one person, or even the coordinated actions of small groups like ours, can effect change in Washington. But I’m writing to tell you it’s true: we can put a face to lung cancer to change things. Thanks to your hard work, nearly 4,000 letters speaking out for women with lung cancer were sent to Congress last year. You sent messages. [...]

LCA Praises Bipartisan, Bicameral Congressional Leadership on Women’s Health Imperative

2018-05-21T14:55:15+00:00January 31st, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Representatives Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ), Rick Nolan (D-MN), Barbara Comstock (R-VA) and Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) Bring Priority Focus to Accelerated Research and Screening Services for Women Impacted by Lung Cancer January 30, 2018 – Today, Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) hailed the reintroduction of the Women and Lung Cancer Research and Preventive Services Act, which brings priority focus to a women’s health imperative.  The legislation was introduced with bipartisan support in both the Senate [...]