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Letters to Congress and the Administration

2017

  • 1-13-17 ASTHO Sends Letter to Congress to Urge Continued Support for Public Health Programs Currently Funded through the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) Prevention and Public Health Fund

2016

  • 9-15-16 ASTHO Sends Letter to Congress to Urge Zika Funding Passage
  • 8-11-16 ASTHO Releases Presidential Transition Papers
  • 7-12-16 ASTHO Signs Letter Urging Congress to Act on Zika Funding before Recess
  • 6-28-16 ASTHO Signs Letter Urging Conferees to Resume Negotiations for Zika Emergency Funding
  • 6-14-15 ASTHO Signs Letter to Conferees Urging Action on Emergency Supplemental Funding for Zika
  • 5-18-16 ASTHO Signs Letter Urging House to Provide Emergency Funding for Zika 
  • 5-10-16 ASTHO, AMCHP, APHL, CSTE and NACCHO Send Joint Letter to Congress Urging Action on Emergency Supplemental Funding for Zika
  • 4-5-16 ASTHO Signs Letter to Congressional Leaders and Appropriators in Support of Emergency Supplemental Funding for Zika
  • 2-23-16 ASTHO Signs Letter to Congressional Appropriators in Support of President’s Zika Emergency Funding Proposal
  • 2-22-16 ASTHO Signs Letter to Appropriators in Support of FY 2017 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Bill
  • 2-12-16 ASTHO Signs Joint Letter with NGA, NCSL, and ECOS on TSCA Reform
  • 2-12-16 ASTHO Leads Letter on TSCA Reform

2015

  • 12-2-15 ASTHO Urges Senators Not to Repeal the Prevention Fund
  • 10-28-15 ASTHO Signs Letter to Congressional Appropriators in Support of Antimicrobial Resistance Funding
  • 10-26-15 ASTHO Signs Letter to the President in Support of the Prevention and Public Health Fund
  • 10-8-15 ASTHO Writes to House Budget Committee Opposing Prevention Fund Repeal
  • 9-28-15 ASTHO Opposes the Repeal of the Prevention and Public Health Fund
  • 6-17-15 ASTHO Urges Members of Congress Not to Cut the Prevention and Public Health Fund
  • 4-28-15 ASTHO Signs Letter to the President Requesting the Finalization of Tobacco Deeming Regulation
  • 4-13-15 ASTHO Endorses H.R. 1275, the Climate Change Health Promotion and Protection Act
  • 4-7-15 ASTHO Seeks Support for S. 705, the Transportation Alternatives Program Improvement Act

2013

  • 5-29-13 ASTHO Executive Director Congratulates Marilyn Tavenner
  • 5-20-13 ASTHO Executive Director Applauds Senator Harkin
  • 1-11-13 ASTHO Signs National Violence Prevention Network Letter to Vice President Biden

2012

  • 11-27-12 ASTHO and NACCHO Send Joint Letter to Hill Urging a Balanced Approach to Deficit Reduction
  • Spring 2012 ASTHO and NACCHO Send Joint Letter to House Energy and Commerce Committee, Full House of Representatives, and Senate Leadership Opposing Attack on the Prevention and Public Health Fund
  • 1-31-12 ASTHO Urges Members Not to Cut the Prevention and Public Health Fund