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Policy Activities

We monitor other legislative initiatives at both the federal and state levels that impact the lung cancer community.

December 20, 2012
Another Step Closer for Increased Lung Cancer Research!

November 29, 2012
US Senate Approves Coordinated Research Plan for Lung Cancer

November 14, 2012
LCA Urges Congress to Hold Cancer Research Harmless

November 13, 2012
LCA Joins Health Advocates to Urge FDA to Deny Tobacco Right to Modify Marketing

October 30, 2012
LCA Joins American Legacy Foundation, American Heart Association, and others in Highlighting Public Health Risk in Brief to MA Supreme Court

October 26, 2012
LCA joins in Support of Proposed Expansion of Patient Rights

October 25, 2012
LCA Joins Others in Advocating for Passage of the Safe Chemical Act

September 28, 2012
LCA and PanCan Send Letter to HHS in Support of Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act

September 26, 2012
LCA Petitions States to Adopt Benchmark Health Plans With Lung Cancer Screening

September 17, 2012
Support for the Lung Cancer Mortality Reduction Act Continues to Grow

September 14, 2012
LCA Encourages World Trade Center Health Program to Include Lung Cancer Screening

July 23, 2012
Additional $10.5 Million in Federal Research Funding Clears Another Legislative Hurdle

June 28, 2012
LCA responds to Supreme Court Ruling on Affordable Care Act

April 27, 2012
LCA Backs Effort to Create "Breakthrough Therapy" Accelerated Development Program

March 01, 2012
LCA Supports Maryland’s HB1167 Legislation