Archived | Autism Speaks & CDC: Autism Epidemiology Network | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks in partnership with CDC on Autism Prevalence Autism Speaks and the CDC are establishing an international information sharing network to study the epidemiology of autism We invite researchers who are actively engaged in epidemiologic projects to collaborate with both Autism Speaks/CDC and each other to help address issues that will lead to advancing …

Archived | Autism Speaks Statement Of Support | Circa November 13, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Statement of Support Autism Speaks, the world's leading foundation dedicated to autism research, urges all Members of Congress to vote to override President Bush's veto of H.R. 3043, the FY 2008 Labor, Health and Human Services Appropriations bill. Last December, Congress passed unanimously, and President Bush signed into law, the Combating Autism Act …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Conference Committee Approves Increase in Budget for Autism Services and Treatment | Circa November 1, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Conference Committee Approves Increase in Budget for Autism Services and Treatment On November 1, the joint House and Senate conference committee approved $37 million for autism services and treatment programs at the Health and Human Services's Health Resources and Services Administration. This represents a $17 million increase over last year's level, and is the amount …

Archived | President Signs Bill Authorizing Funding of Combating Autism Act | Circa December 26, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

President Signs Bill Authorizing Funding of Combating Autism Act $162 million appropriated to fund autism research, services and treatment WASHINGTON DC (Dec 26, 2007) - Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism advocacy organization, today applauded as President Bush signed the Fiscal 2008 Omnibus Appropriations Act. The bill contains appropriations for the Combating Autism Act at …

Archived | Washington Report Archive: Autism Speaks Advocacy | Circa April 17, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

April 17, 2007Senate Subcommittee Holds Hearings on Funding the Combating Autism Act  On the afternoon of April 17, the Senate subcommittee responsible for funding implementation of the Combating Autism Act held a hearing on “Combating Autism: A Coordinated Response.” Autism Speaks Co-Founder Bob Wright, along with actor and long-time autism advocate Bradley Whitford, testified before the Senate …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Epidemiology Network | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks and the CDC have established an international information sharing network to study the epidemiology of autism Our Mission Autism Speaks and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are co-sponsoring an initiative to explore possible scientific opportunities in an international collaborative effort in autism epidemiology. The long range objectives of this project are to …

Archived | President George W. Bush Signs The Combating Autism Act | Circa December 19, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

The White House, President George W. Bush    Office of the Press Secretary December 19, 2006      Fact sheet President's Statement on Combating Autism Act of 2006       Fact sheet President Signs H.R. 5466, H.R. 6143, S. 843, and S. 3678  President George W. Bush signs the Combating Autism Act of 2006 and First Lady Laura Bush observes. …