The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network is engaged in many federal legislative campaigns to help eliminate suffering and death from cancer. Click on any of the below issues to learn more about some of these campaigns. Check this page throughout the year to learn more about these issues and many others as, together, we engage Members of Congress and ask them to support our legislative agenda.

More Funding for Cancer Research

Support life-saving research by increasing funding for the National Cancer Institute. Learn More About This Issue | Take Action

National Breast & Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program

Ensure that all women have access to mammograms. Learn More About This Issue | Take Action

Access to Care

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Take Out Colon Cancer

Provide screenings and treatment to the uninsured and underinsured. Learn More About This Issue | Take Action

Patient Quality of Life

Improving the quality of life for cancer patients and survivors
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Reducing and Preventing Tobacco Use

Tobacco products are on track to kill one billion people worldwide this century. ACS CAN continues to have enormous success at the local, state and federal levels passing laws that prevent children from smoking, help adults quit and ensure the government uses its authority to regulate tobacco industry practices. Learn More About This Issue.

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