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June 26, 2020
Georgia

ATLANTA, GA – June 26, 2020 – SB 375, a bill enacting harsh penalties on youth and taxing e-cigarettes too low to reduce youth use, has moved quickly and passed through the Georgia General Assembly. The below is a statement on behalf of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action

June 16, 2020
Georgia

ATLANTA, GA — June 15, 2020 — Cancer patients and survivors are finding it increasingly challenging to get necessary health care as the COVID-19 pandemic persists. Many are experiencing financial stress and mental health issues as they try to navigate the difficult health and economic environment. An American Cancer

June 10, 2020
Georgia

ATLANTA, GA – June 9, 2020 – As lawmakers look to address both the budget deficit from earlier in the legislative session and the financial implications of the COVID-19 pandemic, the need to significantly increase Georgia’s low tobacco taxes and the crucial part it can play in the state’s recovery

June 9, 2020
Georgia

WASHINGTON, D.C. — June 9, 2020 — Cancer patients and survivors are finding it increasingly challenging to get necessary health care as the COVID-19 pandemic persists. Many are experiencing financial stress and mental health issues as they try to navigate the difficult health and economic environment. An American Cancer

Georgia Events

September 25, 2020
Decatur, GA

ACS CAN Georgia 2020 POLICY FORUM : Cancer Research The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host its annual Georgia policy forum in Task Force for Global Health in Decatur on September 25. This event will bring together key leaders and decision makers in government, research...

State Contacts

Sarah Domm
Georgia Grassroots Manager
Heather Youmans
Senior Director, Government Relations
Taylor Hall
Media Advocacy Manager

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