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   Merle Reeseman and Sen. Arlen Specter (PA) Merle Reeseman and Sen. Arlen Specter (PA)

Speak Out about Legislation that Impacts Pulmonary Hypertension Patients

Help your senators and representative make the right choice when it comes to legislative issues that impact the PH community. Contact them using the tips and talking points provided here. Then, share these alerts with your family and friends and ask them to reach out too.

If you plan to take action at least three times a year, join the 435 Campaign.

Patients’ Access to Treatments Act

Hundreds of PH patients across the country are having trouble affording their life saving medication. Tell your Members of Congress about the need for better access to treatment and urge them to co-sponsor legislation that will lower the cost of PH and other specialty tier medication.

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Pulmonary Hypertension Research and Diagnosis Act

The Pulmonary Hypertension Research and Diagnosis Act is a bill that would require the federal government to put together a committee that focuses on improving health outcomes for individuals living with pulmonary hypertension.

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Lobby Locally!

Educate your elected officials about PH and build their support for our bill in Congress. Get started by watching the recording of our webinar


Contact info for elected officials

Tips for communicating with Members of Congress

Overview of the legislative process

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