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 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 Subcommittee Approves Funding for CAA | June 21, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA Senate Subcommittee Approves Funding for CAA  Bill now moves to full Senate Appropriations Committee  The Senate Labor Health and Human Services and Education Appropriation Committee today approved full funding for the Combating Autism Act as part of its fiscal 2008 spending bill. Specifically, the bill provides $53.5 million for programs at the Centers …

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 | HollyRod Foundation: U.S. Ambassador, Nicole Avant, Raises Autism Awareness in The Bahamas | Circa August 14, 2010 #NotAnAutisticAlly #AutisticHistory

HollyRod Foundation #NotAnAutisticAlly U.S. Ambassador, Nicole Avant, Raises Autism Awareness in The Bahamas Actress, bestselling author, and international autism activist Holly Robinson-Peete, and her husband former NFL quarterback, Rodney Peete, will be the special guests of United States Ambassador Nicole Avant at a reception on Monday August 16 to raise awareness about Autism. Nassau, Bahamas, …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Collapse of ‘Super Committee’ Could Trigger Major Cuts to Disability, Autism Programs | Circa November 23, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA Screenshot of Autism Speak blog. Text of story below. Collapse of ‘Super Committee’ Could Trigger Major Cuts to Disability, Autism Programs The collapse this week of the Congressional “Supercommittee” to come up with a deficit reduction plan could lead to automatic cuts in the federal budget totaling at least $1.2 trillion over 10 years. …