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PA Virtual Days at the Capitol

Virtual Days at the Capitol are here! While we can’t be there in person this year, rest assured that the event will go on and we will still be heard in Harrisburg. Join in by raising your voice to protect funding for tobacco control programs that keep kids from starting and help adults quit smoking.


Latest Updates

April 2, 2020

Harrisburg, Pa. — Starting next Monday, cancer patients and survivors from across Pennsylvania will begin making virtual asks of their state lawmakers to preserve Pennsylvania’s line item for tobacco prevention and cessation funding in the state budget.

March 30, 2020

Learn about the real life impact of prior authorization from two cancer patients who have dealt with this issue firsthand.

March 13, 2020

Cancer doesn't take a break and neither can we--we will simply go a new route! Given the Governor's recent decision to close the Capitol to the public and in the interest of protecting the health of our volunteers, this year our ACS CAN PA Day at the Capitol that was

February 12, 2020

“The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, the American Lung Association and the American Heart Association want to thank Rep. Dan Frankel for his support and leadership with this legislation. If enacted, the measure would provide a pivotal step forward in protecting those in our state from the dangers of secondhand smoke. We look forward to working with him and the state legislature to protect all Pennsylvanians.”

State Contacts

Tiffany Cloud
Manager, Grassroots - Pennsylvania and Delaware
Emma Watson
Pennsylvania Government Relations Director
Vanessa Gray
Media Advocacy Manager

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