Congress has the power to fund lifesaving cancer research, but they need to hear from you. In our urgent mission to save lives, we advocate for increased funding from the federal government.

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An overview of PanCAN’s advocacy issues, priorities and campaigns.


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Find resources to build relationships with your members of Congress and share PanCAN’s priorities.



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Congress works for YOU, their constituents. You are the reason Congress continues to provide robust, sustainable increases for lifesaving cancer research at the National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute and the Department of Defense’s Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program. But there is more to be done to advance research and ensure better outcomes for patients.

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