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AZ: End The Sale Of Flavored Tobacco In Tempe

On Friday June 24th, the Tempe City Council will consider an ordinance to end the sale of flavored tobacco products  – and set an example for the rest of Arizona to follow. Send a message to the City Council today asking them to end the sale of all flavored tobacco products in Tempe. 

Latest Updates

June 3, 2022
Arizona

Photos of the event here . Phoenix , Ariz. – Last night, cancer advocates in Phoenix kicked off National Cancer Survivor Month with an important message to Congress: affordable cancer care is PAST DUE. American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) volunteers gathered on Thursday for an evening

May 6, 2022
Arizona

Governor Ducey signed legislation that will ensure biomarker testing is covered by more insurance plans, including Medicaid. The new law will enable more Arizonans to benefit from biomarker testing, a critical step in accessing precision medicine treatments that can lead to improved survival, better quality of life.

March 14, 2022
Arizona

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) volunteers from across Arizona rallied at the State Capitol Monday to urge lawmakers to pass legislation that would ensure biomarker testing is covered by more insurance plans, including Medicaid, when patients need it. Biomarker testing is critical in accessing precision medicine, including targeted therapies that can lead to improved survivorship and better quality of life for cancer patients.

February 24, 2022
Arizona

The House of Representatives passed legislation that would ensure biomarker testing is covered by more insurance plans, including Medicaid, when patients need it. House Bill 2144 aims to enable more Arizonans to benefit from biomarker testing, a critical step in accessing precision medicine treatments.

State Contacts

Hannah Scott
Arizona Grassroots Manager
Brian Hummell
Arizona Government Relations Director
Priscilla Cabral-Perez
Sr. Regional Media Advocacy Manager

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