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June 1, 2015

Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2015 Letter

The Alliance for Aging Research submitted a letter to the Committee on Ways and Means to advocate for the Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2015. The bill amends the Internal Revenue code to repeal the excise tax on medical device manufacturers and importers. 
May 18, 2015

Letter to DeGette and Upton on 21st Century Cures Bill

This letter is from the Alliance to Rep. Fred Upton and Rep. Diana DeGette applauding their work around the 21st Century Cures bill.
May 15, 2015

ACT-AD Letter to DeGette and Upton Re: 21st Century Cures

This letter is from the ACT-AD Coalition to Rep. Fred Upton and Rep. Diana DeGette applauding their work around the 21st Century Cures bill.
May 13, 2015

21st Century Cures Letter to House Members in Regard to NIH Funding

This letter from various organizations, including the Alliance for Aging Research, to various members of the U.S. House of Representatives acknowledged them for "including in the 21st Century Cures Act an additional $10 billion in funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) over five years."
May 4, 2015

Letter to McConnell and Reid on Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2015

This letter from various organizations, including the Alliance for Aging Research, was sent to Sen. Mitch McConnell and Sen Harry Reid requesting that they "move S.192, the bipartisan Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2015, to the Senate floor for passage."
May 4, 2015

LCAO Older Americans Act Letter

The Alliance for Aging Research signed on to a letter in supporting S. 192, the bipartisan Older Americans Act of 2015, a bill that would ensure the important continuity of Older Americans Act (OAA) programs and services for three years. 
April 30, 2015

Letter to the Honorable Sylvia Mathews Burwell about the Better, Smarter, Healthier Initiative

This is a letter from the Partnership to Improve Patient Care (PIPC), which was also signed by the Alliance for Aging Research, to the Honorable Sylvia Mathews Burwell, secretary, Department of Health and Human Services, applauding her work to improve quality and patient-centeredness in health care through the Better, Smarter, Healthier initiative.
April 29, 2015

Letter on Funding for NHSN, Antibiotic Resistance Solutions Initiative, and AMD Initiative

This letter to Sen. Thad Cochran, Sen. Barbara Mikulski,  Rep. Harold Rogers, and Rep. Nita Lowey from various organizations, including the Alliance for Aging Research, requests "$32 million for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) and the Prevention Epicenters Program; $264 million for CDC’s Antibiotic Resistance Solutions Initiative; and ask for your continued support of the Advanced Molecular Detection (AMD) Initiative at $30 million in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill. " 
April 29, 2015

Letter Supporting the Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2015

In this letter, the Alliance for Aging Research joins other organizations to express its strong support for the bipartisan Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2015.
April 23, 2015

Medical Device Tax Repeal Statement

The Alliance for Aging Research submitted comments to the Senate Committee on Finance, Subcommittee on Healthcare voicing opposition to the Medical Device excise tax.