Autism Speaks Applauds Congress for Approval Of $8 Million For DOD Autism Research Program In FY 2010 | Dec. 21, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Applauds Congress for Approval Of $8 Million For DOD Autism Research Program In FY 2010 NEW YORK, N.Y. (December 21, 2009) – Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism science and advocacy organization, applauds Congress for passage of the FY 2010 Department of Defense Appropriations bill, H.R. 3326, which contains $8 million for the DoD …

Autism Speaks Applauds Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal For Signing Autism Insurance Reform Legislation Into Law | July 16, 2008 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA AUTISM SPEAKS APPLAUDS LOUISIANA GOVERNOR BOBBY JINDAL FOR SIGNING AUTISM INSURANCE REFORM LEGISLATION INTO LAW  BATON ROUGE, LA (July 16, 2008) -- Autism Speaks today commended Governor Bobby Jindal for signing into law HB 958, which makes Louisiana one of eight states, to date, that have ended insurance discrimination against children with autism. The law requires insurers …

Autism Speaks | HB 958 Passes UNANIMOUSLY in the Louisiana House Insurance Committee Hearing! | May 1, 2008 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA HB 958 Passes UNANIMOUSLY in the Louisiana House Insurance Committee Hearing!  (May 1, 2008 - Baton Rouge, LA)  Yesterday, the LA House Insurance Committee held a hearing on House Bill 958, the autism insurance reform bill.  This bill will require private health insurance companies to provide coverage of autism services.   The Committee PASSED …

Autism Speaks | RALLY of the Steps of the MI State Capitol for Autism Insurance Reform! | April 22, 2008 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA RALLY of the Steps of the MI State Capitol for Autism Insurance Reform! (Pictured above: Michigan Representative Kathy Angerer, Autism Speaks CAC Ann Breznai and her son Jarret) (Lansing, MI - April 22, 2008)  A rally was held today on the steps of the state capitol to push state legislators to hold hearings …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Votes 100,000 Advocates Strong | Circa July 21, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks is NOT an Autistic Ally #BanABA Autism Votes 100,000 Advocates Strong July 21, 2011 This is a guest post by Shelley Hendrix, the Director of State Based Advocacy at Autism Speaks. It was four summers ago that Autism Speaks recruited me to help build a network of autism advocates across the United States, an …

Archived | Autism Speaks: 2011 Autism Law Summit | Circa October 26, 2011 #BanABA #NotAnAutisticAlly

Ban ABA 2011 Autism Law Summit October 26, 2011 Autism Speaks Hope and ideas are two things that always matter. ~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr. by  Judith Ursitti, Director, State Government Affairs The 6th Annual Autism Law Summit convened this past weekend at a new location — the University of Utah’s Susan J. Quinney School of Law, …