5 Ways to Say Thank You to Members of Congress and Their Staff
During this season of Thanksgiving, you can nurture your relationships with your members of Congress by saying thank you. Thanking your elected officials is an essential step towards building a long-term relationship that you can call on time and time again.
Take Action to Support the Metastatic Breast Cancer Access to Care Act
Breast Cancer Awareness month may be over, but our advocacy efforts remain strong. NBCC’s Metastatic Breast Cancer Access to Care Act (S. 1312/H.R. 3183) currently has 23 bipartisan Senate cosponsors and 166 bipartisan cosponsors in the House. The bill has strong momentum, but our work is not done. Head over to the Action Center and urge your Members of Congress to cosponsor the Metastatic Breast Cancer Access to Care Act. You can send a personalized message to your Members to get them to cosponsor this lifesaving legislation with just a few clicks.
Upcoming Townhall Meetings Happening Near You
Attention Washington and California advocates: Representatives in your states will be holding upcoming town hall meetings. Townhall meetings are a great way to get your voice heard by your Members in the district. Whether virtual or in-person, townhalls offer an additional platform to get NBCC’s public policy priorities in front of legislators. The upcoming town hall meetings are listed below:
On Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at 10:30 am PST, Rep. Marylin Strickland (D-WA-10) will host a virtual townhall meeting. Get more information here.
On Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at 7:00 pm PST, Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA-30) will host a virtual townhall meeting. Get more information here.
NBCC increases federal funding for breast cancer research, monitors how research funds are spent, expands access to quality health care, and ensures that trained advocates influence all decisions affecting breast cancer. Join NBCC and thousands of others to keep breast cancer a priority for Congressional and state policymakers. Join our efforts today.