Advocacy Day 2012 Wrap Up

By |2012-03-13T09:24:32-04:00Mar 13, 2012|2012|

Thanks to everyone who participated in Fragile X Advocacy Day 2012. It is now one for the books, as they say, but our work is by no means finished. More than 150 advocates registered and [...]

Introducing the Keeping All Students Safe Act

By |2011-12-20T12:16:45-05:00Dec 20, 2011|2012|

Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA), Chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, introduced the Keeping All Students Safe Act, a bill to protect students from ineffective and dangerous seclusion and restraint practices in [...]

Washington Update – ABLE Act & Budgets

By |2011-11-18T10:34:48-05:00Nov 18, 2011|2012|

Despite the fact that we're now 7 weeks into fiscal year 2012 the budget for 2012 that impacts FX research and programming (CDC, NIH, DOD) remains unfinished. There was a slim chance that it would [...]