Join Our $20 Million By 2020 Campaign to Restore Full Funding for Lung Cancer Research!

2019-05-10T13:51:07+00:00May 9th, 2019|Hot Topics|

TAKE ACTION! Through consistent advocacy efforts, GO2­ Foundation (formerly Lung Cancer Alliance) established the Lung Cancer Research Program (LCRP) within the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, administered by the Department of Defense with federal appropriations of $20 million in Fiscal Year (FY) 2009. LCRP has been underfunded the past 10 years, below its original $20 million dollars level. Congress must restore the funding level back to $20 million this year. Since FY09 and through FY18, the program has been funded [...]

Passage of Historic Appropriations Bill Cements Funding for Lung Cancer Research

2018-09-27T00:11:01+00:00September 27th, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

Cancer and Health Programs See Gains in FY19 Budget Wednesday, September 26, 2018 – Today, Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) acknowledges the historic passage of the combined Department of Defense (DOD) and Labor, Health and Human Services (LHHS) appropriations package by the House following approval by the Senate. The bill will now go to the President for his signature. This package, which combines funding for DOD and LHHS along with a continuing resolution to cover other government spending from October 1 [...]