Gearing Up for AACR: Joe Biden, The Blue Ribbon Panel and Fight CRC

The Moonshot Initiative and Joe Biden The Moonshot initiative caused quite a stir in the cancer community when announced by the Obama Administration on January 12, 2016. Why all the excitement? The Moonshot could mean a $1 billion investment to help speed up cancer research innovations…

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What's Happening on Capitol Hill? May 2013 Update

Dear Advocates, Your efforts are making an impact. Every time you exercise your right as a US citizen to communicate with Congress, you are changing the landscape for colorectal cancer patients. We applaud you for your passion and advocacy. Has Your Representative Cosponsored H.R. 1070?…

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Full House to Vote on Colorectal Cancer Research Funding Next Week

This week the House Appropriations Committee approved $223 million for cancer research, including $12.8 million for the Department of Defense’s Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) that funds colorectal cancer research. Next week, the full House will consider the bill. During consideration of the bill…

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