Archived | Autism Speaks™ Leadership Joins House Co-Sponsors in Announcing Introduction of Landmark Autism Treatment Bill | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks™ Leadership Joins House Co-Sponsors in Announcing Introduction of Landmark Autism Treatment Bill Executive Committee Member Jon Shestack and Actor/advocate Bradley Whitford Speak in Support of Expanding the Promise for Individuals with Autism Act (EPIAA) WASHINGTON, DC (April 17, 2007) -- Leadership of Autism Speaks, the nation's leading autism advocacy organization, joined members of …

Archived | Washington Report Archive: Autism Speaks Advocacy | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

April 17, 2007Senate Subcommittee Holds Hearings on Funding the Combating Autism Act  On the afternoon of April 17, the Senate subcommittee responsible for funding implementation of the Combating Autism Act held a hearing on “Combating Autism: A Coordinated Response.” Autism Speaks Co-Founder Bob Wright, along with actor and long-time autism advocate Bradley Whitford, testified before the Senate …

Archived | Autism Speaks Applauds Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton and Senator Wayne Allard for Introducing the Expanding the Promise for Individuals with Autism Act of 2007 | #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Applauds Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton and Senator Wayne Allard for Introducing the Expanding the Promise for Individuals with Autism Act of 2007  Landmark Legislation Would Provide $350 Million in New Federal Funding for Services for Individuals with Autism Act of 2007 WASHINGTON, DC (March 20, 2007) – Autism Speaks, the nation's leading autism …

Archived | NAAR Launches Largest Autism Genetics Study | Circa July 19, 2004 #NotAnAutisticAlly

NAAR The NAAR Autism Genome Project is Using DNA Array Technology to Scan the Human Genome & Includes 1,500 Families in the Search for the Genes Associated with the Disorder July 19, 2004 The National Alliance for Autism Research has launched the NAAR Autism Genome Project the largest study ever conducted to find the genes associated with inherited risk for …

Archived | Colorado Legislature Passes Autism Insurance Coverage; Riders Roll Through Jacksonville for Autism Awareness | Circa May 7, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and probably don’t work anymore. Riders Roll Through Jacksonville for Autism Awareness The thunder rolled last weekend as motorcyclists converged on Jacksonville for the 7th annual Lex and Terry’s Ticket to Ride. Read more … National Autism Awareness Month Draws to a Close National Autism Awareness Month has come and gone, and …

Archived | Autism Treatment Acceleration Act of 2009 introduced in US Senate | Circa April 2, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

 04/02/09   Autism Votes... It's time for lawmakers to listen.  Dear Autism Advocate, Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism science and advocacy organization, today applauded the introduction of the groundbreaking Autism Treatment Acceleration Act (ATAA). Originally drafted by then-Senator Barack Obama and introduced by Senators (D-IL), Robert Casey (D-PA), and Robert Menendez (D-NJ), ATAA is comprehensive federal legislation that addresses several critical …

Podcast | Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 3: Autism Speaks & The “Cure”

https://open.spotify.com/episode/30GFv5qTzCHcbZFiXN04zD?si=vrdcAfqTSw-ZFtiUdw7zcA https://youtu.be/U66-Maa8U1k Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Episode 3 Autism Speaks & The “Cure” Trigger Warning: Eugenics, Filicide, Murder/Suicide, functioning labels, person-first language, ableism, abuse, ABA, othering, stigma, Bob & Suzanne Wright, Harry & Laura Slatkin, Alison Singer and more.  Community News including some thoughts via Autistic Science Person on Color the Spectrum event and the NEXT …