Wyoming Cancer Action Center


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Photo of ACS CAN Volunteers at Advocacy Event to Support Cancer Research Funding

Policy Forum: Cancer Research in Your Backyard

Here is your chance to learn about cancer research happening in your backyard and mingle with individuals searching for an end to cancer as well as treating cancer with clinical trials.

Wyoming Priorities

Latest Updates

December 4, 2017

In its final meeting of the year today, the Joint Revenue Committee voted 8-7 to introduce a bill in the 2018 legislative session that will increase the state's tobacco tax by $1 per pack of cigarettes with an equal tax on all other tobacco products, such as chewing tobacco.

November 16, 2017

November 16 is the 42nd annual American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout. Wyoming cancer advocates mark the day by urging the Legislature to pass a $1 tobacco tax increase in 2018.

April 26, 2017

Welcome to ACS CAN Wyoming’s first quarterly newsletter! We are so pleased to bring you this publication to update you on the advocacy work our team of staff and volunteers is doing at the local, state and federal levels and let you know how YOU can help us fight back against cancer! Please click the link below to learn more! WY April 2017 Quarterly Newsletter.pdf

March 7, 2017

At age 20, I was diagnosed with metastatic soft tissue sarcoma, leaving me with 20-plus tumors in my lungs requiring frequent CT scans to monitor growth. Against all odds, I’ve survived and health coverage is my lifeline. Without health insurance, I don’t know how I would pay for the medical

State Contacts

Dawn Scott
Wyoming Grassroots Manager
Jason Mincer
Wyoming Government Relations Director
Noe Baker
Senior Specialist, Media Advocacy

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