Deadliest Cancers Coalition

Deadly Cancer Facts & Public Statements


The Deadliest Cancers
Learn the basic facts about deadly cancers our nation faces.

The Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act of 2012
Learn about the first legislation focusing on our nation's deadliest cancers.


February 2017 Community sign-on letter on pre-existing health conditions

March 2017 Letter on Priorities for the 115th Congress

May 2017 Letter Thanking Congress for FY17 $2 billion increase for NIH and expressing concern about House-passed AHCA

June 2017 Letter to Senate expressing concern with the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017


March 2010 Testimony before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health
by Megan Gordon Don, Director of Government Affairs and Advocacy, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, and Chair, Deadliest Cancers Coalition: “NCI Cancer Research: Today’s Progress; Tomorrow’s Challenges”

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