This year is ACS CAN's 10th anniversary and we're celebrating with action. We need you to be a part of it too.
All year long, you'll be able to take actions online and in your community. Then, during the week of September 18, we'll be holding a celebrate with action event in nearly every congressional district in the country. We hope you can join us at the event nearest you.
For Twitter users, be sure to follow @acscan for updates on activities throughout the year.
Key ACSCAN Milestones
2001: ACS CAN is launched
2002: 22 states pass cigarette taxes
2003: Congress doubles funding for cancer and medical research after 5 years of increases
2005: 15 states are now smoke-free
2006: 10,000 volunteers converge on the Mall in Washington, DC, for Celebration on the Hill
2007: Congress increases federal tobacco tax
2008: Fight Back Express bus tour travels 50,000 miles across 48 states and gathers 100,000 signatures supporting access to quality, affordable health care
2009: Congress passes law authorizing the FDA to regulate tobacco products and marketing
2010: Key cancer patient protections included in the Affordable Care Act
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