IACC Members List | February 2013 #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

IACC: Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee Federal Members Thomas R. Insel, M.D. Director, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) and Chair of the IACC Dr. Thomas Insel has served as Chair of the IACC since it was first convened in January 2007 after being reconstituted under the Combating Autism Act of 2006. Dr. Insel is the …

Archive | Liz Feld of Autism Speaks | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#notAnAutisticAlly NEW YORK, NY - MAY 12: Co-Founder and CEO at RSE Ventures and Honoree Matt Higgins and Autism Speaks President Liz Feld attend the Autism Speaks & The Gillen Brewer School In Partnership With Major League Soccer Present Score For A Cure at The Metropolitan Museum on May 12, 2014 in New York City. …

Archived | Autism Speaks: US House of Representatives Approves Funding for Combating Autism Act | December 19, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA US House of Representatives Approves Funding for Combating Autism Act  $162 million appropriated to fund autism research, services and treatment WASHINGTON DC (December 19, 2007) Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism advocacy organization, today applauded the US House of Representatives for passing the Fiscal 2008 Omnibus Appropriations Act. The bill contains appropriations for …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Override Veto Lost by Two Votes | November 20, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA Override Veto Lost by Two Votes On Thursday night, the U.S. House of Representatives failed to override President Bush's veto of the fiscal year 2008 Labor, Health and Human Services appropriations bill by a margin of just two votes. This legislation contains the actual funding for the provisions of the Combating Autism Act …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Combating Autism Act Funding Jeopardized | November 15, 2007 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA Combating Autism Act Funding Jeopardized On Thursday, November 15, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to sustain President Bush's veto of the fiscal year 2008 Labor, Health and Human Services appropriations bill. This legislation contains the actual funding for the provisions of the Combating Autism Act, the critical legislation passed last year that …

Archived | Autism Speaks Countdown to CARA: Step One on Sept. 7 | Circa August 31, 2011 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Ban ABA & Boycott Autism Speaks Countdown to CARA: Step One on Sept. 7 August 31, 2011 Autism Speaks With just a month to go, time is running short for Congress to renew the landmark Combating Autism Act of 2006. A critical first step arrives Wednesday September 7 when the U.S. Senate’s Health, Education, Labor and …

Archived | Autism Speaks: President Obama Signs Landmark Combating Autism Act | Circa September 20, 2011 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

Screenshot of Autism Speak’s blog | full text below. President Obama Signs Landmark Combating Autism Act September 30, 2011 We are thrilled to announce that President Obama has signed legislation renewing the landmark Combating Autism Act for another three years, assuring continued federal support for critical autism research, services and treatment. Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and …