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President Bush Signs Combating Autism Act into Law by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 11:32am In another historic day for persons with autism disorder US President George W Bush signed into law the Combating Autism Act. The bill dramatically increases US federal funding for autism including research which could well benefit all persons with autism. http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2006/12/20061219-3.html "For the mi ... Read on »
US President Bush About to Sign Combating Autism Act into Law by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 11:32am Autism Speaks is reporting that US President George W. Bush will sign the Combating Autism Act into law in the United States in the next couple of days: " The bill was presented to the President on Monday, December 11, and now awaits his signature, which is expected within the next ten days. The Combating Autism Act authorizes nearly $1 ... Read on »
Combating Autism Act Now Goes to President Bush by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 11:32am The US Combating Autism Act has been passed by both the House of Representatives and the Senate and now requires signature by US President George W. Bush. President Bush has been very reluctant to veto legislation presented to him for signature having issued his first veto after 5 1/2 years in the White House. That veto was cast rejec ... Read on »
The Everyday Advocate. Standing Up for Your Child with Autism or Special Needs. By Areva Martin, ESQ President and Cofounder o by Amanda Patient Expert Posted Tue 29 Mar 2011 9:11am April is Autism Awareness Month!!! Our regular faithful readers know I have a grandson, Jordon age 10 who is Autistic, and I have reviewed and shared several books on Autism here on PJ Mommy.  I have also considered my daughter’s family very lucky that Jordon has a milder case of Autism, but Autism just the same.  We knew at an early age ... Read on »
Autistic Self Advocacy Network leader Ari Ne’eman has been nominated by President Barack Obama for a position on the Natio by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Thu 17 Dec 2009 11:09am From a White House press release yesterday: President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts, 12/16/09 * Marie Collins Johns, Deputy Administrator, Small Business Administration Gwendolyn E. Boyd, Member, Board of Trustees of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation J ... Read on »
US President Barack Obama Opposes Curing Autism by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Thu 17 Dec 2009 11:57am In a huge set back for autistic children and their parents US President Barack Obama has nominated Ari Ne'eman, a university student with Aspergers Disorder,  for appointment to the US National Council on disabilities. Mr. Ne'eman is a staunch opponent of curing, or seeking cures for, autism.  The appointment, in addition to signaling Pres ... Read on »
President Obama: 1 in 50 American Kids with Autism? by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Fri 01 Mar 2013 12:00am From the Autism Action Network. Email  The White House (scroll down the link to easily send an email to your representatives and the President) and call the  White House Comments Line 202-456-1111 to tell the President that autism is a crisis from coast to coast. Thank you Autism Action Network. Please follow AAN on Facebook . ... Read on »
How Much Longer, President Obama? by Ginger T. Patient Expert Posted Fri 14 Aug 2009 4:25pm Mr. President, Are you just going to ignore the problem while paying lip service like President Bush did? What will the autism rate be when Sasha and Malia are having children? Mr. President, you are a Star Trek nerd and your daughter has an autoimmune disorder. You should probably know that your own family is likely on the short l ... Read on »
Combating Autism Reauthorization Act signed by President Obama by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Mon 03 Oct 2011 1:31am The commitment to autism research by the people of the United States will continue at a high level. The Combating Autism Act has been reauthorized following the passage of the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act by the legislature and President Obama’s signing it into law. From the White House Blog , this post by Micahel Strautmanis : ... Read on »
CUPE Local 2745 President Puts Adults Before Autistic Children by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Mon 01 Sep 2008 7:16pm New Brunswick has made great progress in helping autistic preschoolers and students. In both age groups children receive ABA instruction by autism support workers (preschool) and teacher assistants in the schools. Premier Graham has partially completed a pledge to the Autism Society New Brunswick by training two of four classes of teacher assist ... Read on »