Anthony Edwards: Autistics have a voice. When you testified for the Children’s Health Act of 2000, you silenced us. | October 2000 #AutisticHistory

AutisticHistory | October 2000 Image description: Square image divided. Left side features blue background and an image of a man with some hair wearing a lab coat, green scrubs and a stethoscope. Quote: “Celebrity is a strange commodity. You can’t live in it or put it in the bank. And it doesn’t last all that …

Cure Autism Now: President Clinton Signs Children’s Health Act, Will Provide $200 Million for Autism Research | Oct. 17, 2000 #AutisticHistory

President Clinton Signs Children's Health Act, Will Provide $200 Million for Autism Research CAN Parents were Key to Success "At 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2000 President Clinton signed the Children's Health Act of 2000 into law. The United States government has spoken with compassion and vision for a large group of suffering Americans, …