Autism Speaks Hails the Introduction of the Landmark Autism Treatment Acceleration Act | April 2, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Hails the Introduction of the Landmark Autism Treatment Acceleration Act Wide-Ranging Legislation Addresses Key Issues Facing the Autism Community, Including Services for Adults and Insurance Reform NEW YORK, NY (April 2, 2009) – Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism science and advocacy organization, today applauded the introduction of the groundbreaking Autism Treatment Acceleration Act …

Autism Speaks | Autism Takes Center Stage at the DNC | August 28, 2008 #AutisticHistory #BanABA #OMFG #WTAF?

Ban ABA Autism Takes Center Stage at the DNC  Denver, CO (August 28, 2008) Autism was part of the Democratic National Convention this week.  Both Senator Hillary and Former President Bill Clinton highlighted autism in their speeches.  Quotes from speeches: Senator Hillary Clinton:“I will always remember the single mom who had adopted two kids with autism. She …

Combating Autism Act of 2006: S.843 | Sponsors, Co-sponsors & Clients Lobbying | Circa 2005 – 2006 #AutisticHistory

Clients lobbying on S.843: Combating Autism Act of 2006 Open Secrets: Following The Money In Politics 18 unique organization(s) has/have registered to lobby on this bill. Click on a client's name to view all the bills on which they reported lobbying. Click on the number of reports to view all the client's reports that mentioned …

Archived | Autism Coalition: Congressional Autism Caucus | Circa July 2002 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

Autism Coalition: Not An Autistic Ally Screenshot of Autism Coalition Congressional Autism Caucus page. Full text below. Congressional Autism Caucus In 2001, U.S. Representatives Christopher Smith (R-NJ) and Michael Doyle (D-PA) founded the bi-partisan Autism Caucus. The Caucus, formally known as the Coalition for Autism Research and Education (CARE), currently includes over 170 members from over 40 …

Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa December 30, 2015

[Note: Links are original to the email and most likely don’t work.] autismDaily update ⋅ December 30, 2015NEWS NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthDallas Family Agrees to Donate Brains for Autism ResearchNBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth"Whenever any member of our family is no longer using our brains, when we have passed on, we have committed to donate our brains for autism ...Flag as irrelevant The GuardianScreening …

Archived | Tune-in: Suzanne Wright on CNN’s Larry King Live | March 21, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright appeared this week on CNN's "Larry King Live" to discuss autism. Wright appeared along with Bill Cosby and Toni Braxton, the stars of the upcoming Concert for Autism Speaks on April 9 at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City. Braxton was recently named national celebrity spokesperson for Autism …

Archived | Statement Of Marguerite Colston, Director of Communications, Autism Society of America | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

STATEMENT OF MARGUERITE COLSTON, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS, AUTISM SOCIETY OF AMERICA, BETHESDA, MARYLANDMrs. Colston. Thank you. I'd like to thank Chairman Harkin, and Senator Specter and the members of the subcommittee for giving me the opportunity today to share my experience of living with a child on the autism spectrum. I also wanted to say …