9 May 2016
Recap of the 2016 Legislative Session
Guest Blogger: Nicole Olmstead, Government Relations Director - Arizona The 2016 Legislative Session here in Arizona has finally ended, on May 7, 2016. During the session, we continued our campaign to have Arizona join the ranks of 31 states across...
6 May 2016
Stay In Touch On The Go!
We’re keeping up with the times! Now you can advocate by text message, in addition to the emails you might be used to.
4 May 2016
They Want to Hear From You!
Even though Connecticut is indeed a small state, it still consists of no fewer than 169 towns and cities. Within those towns and cities are 151 state representatives and 36 state senators, all of whom are re-elected every two years....
3 May 2016
You’re the Cure at the Capitol State Lobby Day: Issues At A Glance
State Lobby Day is almost here! These are the issues that we will be discussing with our lawmakers. We will have two asks this year, and have included talking points for each issue below. We know that State Lobby Day this year...
26 Apr 2016
State Lobby Day: A Day to Remember
We are excited that you are joining us May 10th for the 2016 NC AHA You’re the Cure at the Capitol State Lobby Day. To help you feel ready, we want to provide some important information about Lobby Day. Lobby...
22 Apr 2016
Governor Haley Signs Lifesaving Hands-On CPR in Schools Bill into Law
Governor Nikki Haley signed House Bill 3265 into law on Thursday, April 21, requiring all South Carolina students to learn hands-on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). This essential life skill will be incorporated into the already required high school health education curriculum...
20 Apr 2016
Fresh Food for Strong Kids
Why do we need a Healthy Corner Store Initiative? This week, Valerie King, from Yadkinville, shares her thoughts. Help us bring healthy foods to all NC communities this year – tell your lawmaker today. "My little diva was born with...
11 Apr 2016
We Want You... To Come To State Lobby Day
Don’t worry! There is still time to register for NC AHA You're the Cure State Lobby Day on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. But if you haven't already signed up - don't delay! Sign up here. The event will begin promptly...
11 Apr 2016
CPR in Schools. Saving Lives!
Guest Blogger: Ben Schmauss, Government Relations Director, NV Thanks to the hard work of our You’re the Cure Advocates in 2013, we were successful in passing Assembly Bill 414 in the Nevada State Legislature which would require hands-on cardiopulmonary resuscitation...
11 Apr 2016
Psst ... We Want To Tell You Something Big!
Throughout the year, we reach out with a "THANK YOU!" message to our advocates because we want you to know that your efforts are making a difference and saving lives. We appreciate you every moment of every day. We value...