Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Community Consensus Statement on the Combating Autism Act | Circa September 29, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

(NEW YORK, NY - September 29, 2006) - The refusal of House Committee on Energy and Commerce Chairman Joe Barton to move the Combating Autism Act (S.843) from his committee and bring it to the floor for a vote prior to the pre-election recess is a devastating blow to people with autism and their families. …

Archived | Actress Patricia Heaton Fights For Autism | Circa October 8, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Emmy-Awarding Winner Speaks Out on House Bill  Oct. 8, 2006 — Actress Patricia Heaton has won Emmys for her star turn on "Everybody Loves Raymond." Now, the mother of four boys is lending her political clout to the fight against autism. Teaming up with "Cure Autism Now," Heaton is pushing Congress to free up legislation that …