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Fight Back Bus!
the movement to go beyond the cure!
Eat Right Challenge!
25 years, Relay For Life participants just like you have helped the American
Cancer Society raise awareness and money in the fight against cancer.
Now you have an opportunity to do even more to Fight Back — by urging
Congress to move a critical piece of legislation across the finish line.
Currently, the tobacco industry advertises so-called "light" and "low-tar"
cigarettes as less dangerous than other cigarettes. It's not true — they're
just as dangerous. The industry then sells "flavored" cigarettes to entice
kids with fruity flavors like strawberry and pina colada. Every day, their
deceptive and manipulative advertising hooks our kids and adults on a deadly
The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (S.982) would change
all that. Supported by Republicans and Democrats, it will put a stop to this
misleading advertising and protect our kids.
But Big Tobacco isn't going down without a fight! We need you to take action
and urge your U.S. Senators to move immediately on this bill and vote yes.
Let this be your 25th Hour action today!
Contacting your senators is quick, easy, and will make a big difference.
It's also a chance to show the strength that Relayers have in your community
and, collectively, across the country.
Please take a few moments to send your U.S. Senators a message today, and
demand legislation that will protect kids from Big Tobacco:
over 100 Teams participate in Fight Back campaigns at Relay so Event Chair John Fortman made good on his promise to our Fight Back Chair, Laura Kelly!
Nice monkey, John!!!
Seriously, thanks for being a good sport!
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You took the first step at
Relay, you signed up! Congratulations and thank you! But please
remember to complete and return your questionnaire so this important study can
Haven't signed up yet?
2009 Sign-up Locations
Burbank Relay For Life,
Glendale Relay For Life, October 17
ACS CAN is the nation’s leading cancer
advocacy organization that is working every day to make cancer issues a
Many of the most important decisions
about cancer are made outside of your doctor’s office. Instead, they are
made by your state legislature, in Congress and in the White House. ACS
CAN empowers regular people to be part of the growing national movement
that is fighting back against cancer.
ACS CAN, the nonprofit, nonpartisan
advocacy partner of the American Cancer Society, is holding lawmakers
accountable for their words and their actions. We demand that our
leaders not only talk about fighting cancer but take real steps toward
decreasing the number of people suffering and dying from cancer.
For more information, contact Karen Kaplan at e-mail
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