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Latest Updates

March 15, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY – A group of leading health organizations Thursday released the following statement in strong opposition to a resolution that would allow the Legislature to remove current voter protections on funding for vital Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) programs: “The Legislature is considering a dangerous and ill-advised resolution

February 16, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY -- The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network strongly opposes the proposal to raise Oklahoma’s cigarette tax by only 75 cents per pack. Tobacco tax increases, when implemented correctly, decrease the number of youth who start smoking, increase the number of smokers who quit, cut health care

October 31, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY -- A new law in Oklahoma prohibiting minors from using indoor tanning devices goes into effect Nov. 1. The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) supported the measure and worked alongside lawmakers and skin cancer survivors to advocate for the passage of Senate Bill 765. Young

September 20, 2017

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

Oklahoma Events

April 16, 2018

Save the Date Monday, April 16, 2018 2018 Oklahoma ACS CAN Save Our Cancer Screenings Day at the Capitol Event begins at 9:30am Embassy Suites Oklahoma City Downtown Medical Center 741 North Phillips Avenue Oklahoma City, OK 73104 Lunch is provided. Business Casual attire At 1pm, we head over to...

State Contacts

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

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Do you have a personal story about how cancer has impacted you or someone you love? Real stories are how ACS CAN ensures that no one becomes a statistic.