Archived | Autism Speaks 2011: A Year of Advocacy Accomplishments | Circa December 2, 2011

Autism Speaks Not An Autistic Ally (l to r) Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ); Scott Badesch, president, Autism Society of America; George Jesien, executive director, Association of University Centers on Disabilities; President Obama; Suzanne and Bob Wright, Autism Speaks Co-founders; Gena, Jasper and Billy Mann, Autism Speaks. 2011: A Year of Advocacy Accomplishments December 1, 2011 Autism …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Votes 100,000 Advocates Strong | Circa July 21, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks is NOT an Autistic Ally #BanABA Autism Votes 100,000 Advocates Strong July 21, 2011 This is a guest post by Shelley Hendrix, the Director of State Based Advocacy at Autism Speaks. It was four summers ago that Autism Speaks recruited me to help build a network of autism advocates across the United States, an …

Archived | Autism Speaks: URGE YOUR U.S. SENATOR TO ATTEND September 7 Committee Meeting on Autism | Circa July 28, 2011 #BanABA #AutisticHistory

Autism Speaks is NOT an Autistic ally #BanABA URGE YOUR U.S. SENATOR TO ATTEND September 7 Committee Meeting on Autism In 2006, The Combating Autism Act authorizing nearly $1 Billion was passed into law. Funding allocated and other provisions within that law will come to an end unless the bill is reauthorized before September 30th. Our …