Wisconsin Cancer Action Center


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Thank the Senate Committee for Unanimously passing Behind the Counter Bill

Please send a quick thank you note to the Senate Ag, Small Business, and Tourism committee thanking Senators for unanimoulsy supporting a bill to put ALL tobacco products bbehind the counter. 

Latest Updates

September 22, 2017

Two important programs, the Wisconsin Well Woman Program and the Tobacco Prevention and Control Program, maintained current funding levels. But the Little Cigar Loophole remains open.

June 2, 2017

Wisconsin volunteer, Kathi Hansen, writes a letter to the Green Bay Press Gazette about critical policy supporting health care and cancer research.

May 12, 2017

Read the memo here. As the Joint Finance Committee finalizes Wisconsin’s biennial budget, twenty-five organizations urge the committee to preserve the provision in the Assembly GOP tax and transportation package that closes a loophole in current law which allows cigarette-like little cigars to be taxed less than cigarettes.

May 3, 2017

ACS CAN volunteers David and Kari Reilly shared with us a letter they submitted to the Janesville Gazette newspaper, describing the importance of reliable health insurance for their family. It reads: "Insurance coverage and patient protections are crucial to our family. David was diagnosed with and treated for cancer 20

State Contacts

Greta Johnson
Grassroots Manager
Sara Sahli
Wisconsin Government Relations Director
Jennifer Amundson
Associate Director, Media Advocacy

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