Oklahoma Cancer Action Center


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2018 Oklahoma ACS CAN Day at the Capitol

Save the Date for Monday, April 16, 2018 - as you and other cancer advocates meet up at the Oklahoma State Capitol as we make cancer a legislative priority.

Latest Updates

September 20, 2017

The following letter was delivered to Gov. Mary Fallin's office on Sept. 20, 2017.

May 31, 2017
National, Oklahoma

Today, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed a bill into law that will increase the price of cigarettes by $1.50 per pack. In addition to funding state health initiatives, full implementation of this increase can generate significant revenue for Oklahoma.

May 26, 2017

The Legislature passed a bill to implement a $1.50 price increase to each pack of cigarettes sold in Oklahoma.

May 16, 2017

The bill to raise cigarette taxes by 67 cents per pack is flat out wrong for Oklahoma, and the House Appropriations and Budget committee failed to protect the health of our youth by giving the state what it really needs – a cigarette tax increase that would save lives.

Oklahoma Events

November 14, 2017
Oklahoma City, OK

Cancer Research & Clinical Trials in Oklahoma

November 16, 2017
Tulsa, OK

Cancer Research & Clinical Trials in Oklahoma

April 16, 2018

Save the Date Monday, April 16, 2018 2018 Oklahoma ACS CAN Day at the Capitol More details to follow - RSVP now to save your place! For more information, please contact Paula Warlick at: paula.warlick@cancer.org or 1.918.477.5410

State Contacts

Justin Wood
Government Relations Director, Oklahoma
Paula Warlick
Grassroots Manager, Oklahoma
Adrienne Lynch
Senior Specialist, Media Advocacy

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