Ask Your Candidates! Is Medical Progress a Priority?
Find out what your 2014 Candidates will do in Congress to support medical research
With less than a month remaining before Election Day, now is the time to get involved in the Ask Your Candidates! initiative. Through this effort, voters can ask congressional candidates to share their views on accelerating medical progress in America. Every voice makes a difference as we look to find treatments and cures for deadly and disabling diseases like cancer and Alzheimer’s, and other threats like Ebola.
There are two easy ways to participate:
- Send an email to your candidates using the pre-drafted message, or a message of your own, and by filling in your contact information and clicking ’Send Message.’
- Create awareness about the importance of medical research by taking a selfie. Just follow these steps: 1) Personalize an AYC! sign (or create your own sign), sharing why you support medical progress; and 2) Post your signs on Facebook or Twitter, using the hashtag #AYCresearch, or send it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you’d like to see examples of selfies, see the AYC! selfies Facebook album.