Montana Cancer Action Center


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Because cancer patients deserve to live better, longer

Did you know there are more cancer survivors on Earth than ever?

But if you’re like me, you know surviving a cancer diagnosis and the treatment that follows is a difficult endeavor. Through palliative care living longer after diagnosis can be made easier.

Latest Updates

April 21, 2017

Today, Governor Bullock offered hope to thousands of Montanans facing cancer and other chronic illnesses by signing into law House Bill 285 to improve their quality of life through palliative care.

March 31, 2017

The Montana Senate voted 27-22 Thursday to pass a bill that nearly doubles the state tax on tobacco products and imposes a new tax on e-cigarettes, Senate Bill 354, by Sen. Mary Caferro, D-Helena, now moves to the House. The roll-call showed 10 Republicans joined 17 Democrats

March 31, 2017

Montana Senate Passes Lifesaving $1.50 Per Pack Cigarette Tax Increase Senate Bill 354 Would Save Lives and Reduce Tobacco-Related Disease and Death Statement from Kristin Page Nei, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Montana Government Relations Director Helena, MT—March 30, 2017— Senate Bill (SB) 354

March 30, 2017

The Montana state Senate Thursday approved a big increase in state tobacco taxes, which supporters said would help fund health-care costs related to smoking while encouraging more people to quit, or not start…

State Contacts

Chelsia Rice
Montana Grassroots Manager
Kristin Page-Nei
Montana Government Relations Director
Noe Baker
Senior Specialist, Media Advocacy
Western Region

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