Prevention and Cessation Press Releases

January 18, 2022

ACS CAN Reacts to Governor's Budget

Governor Hochul has released her Executive Budget for the next fiscal year. ACS CAN is asking for increases in funding for the Cancer Services Program and tobacco control.

January 4, 2022

More Funding Needed to Reduce the Toll of Tobacco in Kentucky

FRANKFORT, KY – As lawmakers dive into the 2022 legislative session, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) urges legislators to prioritize proven tobacco control measures that would ease the burden of cancer in Kentucky, where over 34 percent of cancer death