Montana Cancer Action Center


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Latest Updates

February 14, 2019

As a business owner for the past 18 years in Billings, I know what a good deal looks like, and continuing Medicaid expansion is not just a good deal — it is a great deal. Through my service on the national board of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network

January 28, 2019

Prom season will be upon us soon and that means many young Montanans will seek a bronze glow to go with formal attire for their memorable high school events ahead. Little do they know that research shows using indoor tanning devices before the age of 35 increases melanoma by 59

January 26, 2019

My world nearly turned upside down when I was only 30 years old. It was supposed to be a routine doctor visit to remove a mole. A biopsy showed the mole was melanoma — the most serious form of skin cancer. In fact, it was stage 2B. Cancer is not

November 9, 2018

Initiative 185 Would Have Saved Lives, Saved Money and Funded Vital Services Including Medicaid to Improve the Lives of Montanans MISSOULA, Mont.—Nov. 7, 2018—Unfortunately, despite strong grassroots support, Montana’s Initiative 185 was voted down after Big Tobacco poured $18 million into our state in order to keep Montanans addicted. Initiative

Montana Events

March 11, 2019

Join us for our annual Day at the Capitol on Monday, March 11. Mark your calendars for some training opportunities and a celebration reception on Sunday, March 10th. Monday, March 11th we will be at the capitol for educating and lobbying at our citizen's Legislature. More details to follow. To...

State Contacts

Jodi Medlar
Montana Grassroots Manager
Kristin Page-Nei
Montana Government Relations Director
Stephanie Winn
Director, Region Media Advocacy
Western Region

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