POLITICAL ACTION ALERT VIA CAN, NAAR & ASA | September 22, 1999

Screen Shot of Cure Autism Now Page. Black Text on Yellow. Full text below. This is a joint announcement by CAN, NAAR and ASA. POLITICAL ACTION ALERT Wednesday, September 22, 1999  Hearings have been called in the Senate and the House! The Senate heard testimony supporting Senate bill S.512 on September 16, and the House …

Autism: A Real Epidemic Or Better Counting? | Part 2 Of A Series

Inventing & Then Cashing In On The Autism Epidemic | Autism: A Real Epidemic Or Better Counting? [Content Warning: Autistic history is very triggering. Please take caution this piece includes ableism, stigma, eugenics, homophobia, abuse, and more.] Autism: A Real Epidemic Or Better Counting? INVENTING AND THEN CASHING IN ON THE AUTISM EPIDEMIC SERIES | …

House Bill HR997 : Advancement in Pediatric Autism Research Act | March 4, 1999 #AutisticHistory

The following is the full text of House Bill HR997  HR 997 IH 106th CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 997 To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the expansion, intensification, and coordination of the activities of the National Institutes of Health with respect to research on autism. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES …

A Day In Washington: An Open Letter To All Families From Jon Shestack, co-founder of CAN | May 21, 2000 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism

A DAY IN WASHINGTON An Open Letter To All Families From Jon Shestack, co-founder of CAN Dear Friends,  On Wednesday, May 5th, I had the privilege of joining Doug Flutie (star quarterback for the Buffalo Bills and the father of a little boy with autism) and Anthony Edwards (Actor and CAN Honorary Board member) for …

An Open Letter to all Non-Cosponsoring Senators and Representatives From Doug Flutie, Anthony Edwards, and Jonathan Shestack | May 21, 1999 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism

AN OPEN LETTER TO CONGRESS An Open Letter to all Non-Cosponsoring Senators and Representatives From Doug Flutie, Anthony Edwards, and Jonathan Shestack May 21, 1999  Dear Friend,  On May 5th, we had the privilege of traveling to Washington D.C. to help garner support for critical autism legislation that has been introduced in both the House (HR …

Cure Autism Now | AUTISM LEGISLATION CO-SPONSORS: S512 | July 2000 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism

AUTISM LEGISLATION CO-SPONSORS We have 44 Senators for S512 on board. We are seeking a Children's Health Bill in the Senate. To view the list of who voted for the House side of the Children's Health Bill which included the Autism Bill  Original Sponsors: Senator Slade Gorton (R-WA)S512Representative Michael Bilirakis HR3301Representative Jim Greenwood (R-8th PA) HR997Representative Christopher Smith (R …

Cure Autism Now | Autism Legislation Description: Senate Bill S512 & House Bills HR4365, HR997, HR274 | Aug. 2000 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism

AUTISM LEGISLATION DESCRIPTION  Senate Bill S-512, seeking Children's Health Bill in the SenateHouse Bills NEW HR4365 (combines HR997 and HR274 plus others ) - PASSED      This important legislation will: Create up to five Centers of Excellence for autism. These university sites would combine clinical and basic research in autism, draw the attention of the nationŐs top scientists, and …