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Tag: Jaime Herrera-Buetler


CANCER: Funding must be a priority for Congress

Last week, I traveled to Washington, D.C., to represent cancer patients and survivors from Tacoma, Washington to call on Congress to make cancer a national priority. I joined more than 600 American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) volunteers from across the country to ask lawmakers in our nation’s capital to protect funding for cancer research and prevention programs.

I met with Rep. Adam Smith, Rep. Jaime Herrera-Buetler, Sen. Maria Cantwell, and staff from Sen. Patty Murray’s office, and made it clear that Congress needs to put partisanship aside on behalf of the nearly 14 million cancer survivors in

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