Archived | Autism Speaks: President Signs Bill Authorizing Funding of Combating Autism Act | December 26, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

President Signs Bill Authorizing Funding of Combating Autism Act $162 million appropriated to fund autism research, services and treatment WASHINGTON DC (Dec 26, 2007) Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism advocacy organization, today applauded as President Bush signed the Fiscal 2008 Omnibus Appropriations Act. The bill contains appropriations for the Combating Autism Act at the …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Override Veto Lost by Two Votes | November 20, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA Override Veto Lost by Two Votes On Thursday night, the U.S. House of Representatives failed to override President Bush's veto of the fiscal year 2008 Labor, Health and Human Services appropriations bill by a margin of just two votes. This legislation contains the actual funding for the provisions of the Combating Autism Act …

Archived | Autism Speaks Statement of Support | November 13, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA Autism Speaks Statement of Support Autism Speaks, the world's leading foundation dedicated to autism research, urges all Members of Congress to vote to override President Bush's veto of H.R. 3043, the FY 2008 Labor, Health and Human Services Appropriations bill. Last December, Congress passed unanimously, and President Bush signed into law, the Combating …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Conference Committee Approves Increase in Budget for Autism Services and Treatment | November 1, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

ban ABA Conference Committee Approves Increase in Budget for Autism Services and Treatment On November 1, the joint House and Senate conference committee approved $37 million for autism services and treatment programs at the Health and Human Services's Health Resources and Services Administration. This represents a $17 million increase over last year's level, and is …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Senate HELP Committee Reschedules Meeting for September 7 | Circa August 3, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks is NOT an Autistic Ally Senate HELP Committee Reschedules Meeting for September 7 August 3, 2011 Autism Speaks AutismVotes: An Autism Speaks Initiative The U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee has announced that it has rescheduled a hearing on the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act (CARA) for September 7. The meeting had been scheduled for this …

Archived | Autism Speaks Countdown to CARA: Step One on Sept. 7 | Circa August 31, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA & Boycott Autism Speaks Countdown to CARA: Step One on Sept. 7 August 31, 2011 Autism Speaks With just a month to go, time is running short for Congress to renew the landmark Combating Autism Act of 2006. A critical first step arrives Wednesday September 7 when the U.S. Senate’s Health, Education, Labor and …

Archived | The Autism Society Marks National Autism Awareness Month; Calls for Collaborative Response to Crisis in Autism Services and Supports | Circa April 11, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The Autism Society Marks National Autism Awareness Month; Calls for Collaborative Response to Crisis in Autism Services and Supports | Circa April 11, 2007 NEWS The Autism Society Calls for the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) to Immediately Respond to the Crisis in Services and Supports for People with AutismA letter is being drafted for consideration by the IACC to …