FY18 CDC Funding

July 10, 2017
The President’s budget cuts CDC funding for Fragile X research and awareness. Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK-4) and Sen. Roy Blunt (MO) oversee this funding and are working on the bill now! Contact their offices to express support for funding the CDC’s Center for Birth Defects and Development Disorders at least the same as Fiscal Year
You can send the NFXF letter (link) to staff members you have an existing relationship with or deliver it personally to staff or a member of Congress at an upcoming Town Hall or other local event.