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Federal Autism Policy: Big News and Action Alert!

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January 12, 2016 Spring of 2014, I sat in a conference room in Washington, D.C. with two other representatives of the newly formed Autism Policy Reform Coalition (APRC) and five highly paid lobbyists from Autism Speaks. We were there in … Continue reading

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It’s Working! Thanks for All the Phone Calls!

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If you haven’t seen our updates so far, the Autism Policy Reform Coalition and the Thinking Moms’ Revolution wish to say THANK YOU to our many, many readers who made calls to the senators over the last few days.  Some … Continue reading

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URGENT! *** STOP THIS BILL! *** STOP THIS BILL! *** STOP THIS BILL!

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The APRC was told that the Senate HELP Committee would NOT vote on the Autism CARES bill yesterday. THEY LIED.  THE BILL PASSED OUT OF COMMITTEE LAST NIGHT! This is a BAD bill that reauthorizes business as usual for FIVE … Continue reading

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URGENT ACTION ALERT: STOP the BAD Autism Bill Racing through Congress!

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STOP THE AUTISM CARES ACT! The House of Representatives votes TODAY on H.R. 4631, the autism bill, renamed, Autism CARES:  The Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education and Support Act.  It is likely to pass overwhelmingly. TOMORROW the Senate version goes … Continue reading

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