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Royal Park Bridge Goes Blue for Autism Awareness

(March 28, 2014) Last night, the Royal Park Br... More...

Liz Feld Discusses New CDC Autism Prevalence Numbers on MSNBC

(March 28, 2014) - Autism Speaks President Liz Feld appeared on MSNBC's "News Nation" today to discuss  the CDC's new autism prevalence estimate of 1 in 68, and to emphasize the need or a comp... More...

It's Bipartisan: US Needs A Plan To Respond To 1 in 68

WASHINGTON, DC (March 28, 2014) -- Members of Congress and state governors are demanding a concerted national response to autism in America following yesterday's release of new autism prevalence numbers by the Centers for Dise... More...

Virginia Beach Goes Blue for World Autism Awareness Day!

Virginia Beach is helping light it up blue for World Autism Awareness Day in a big way! This year prominent buildings in the area will go blue the night of World Autism Awareness Day on April 2nd including: The Virginia Aquariu... More...

Avonte Oquendo's Mother Warned School of his Tendency to Run

(March 27, 2014) -- Vanessa Fontaine, the mother of 14-year-old, Avonte Oquendo, had told her son's teacher that Avonte was a 'runner' who might leave the school building. The note letter was never shared with school a... More...

House Members Respond to CDC Announcement

WASHINGTON, DC (March 27, 2014) -- Members of the U.S. House of Representatives issued the following statements today in response to the new autism prevalence estimates made by the Centers of Disease Control and Preventi... More...

U.S. Senators Respond To CDC Announcement

WASHINGTON, DC (March 27, 2014) -- Members of the U.S. Senate today issued the following statements in response to the new autism prevalence numbers issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (Statements from House ... More...

State Leaders Respond To CDC Announcement

(March 28, 2014) -- State leaders issued the following statements in response to the new autism prevalence estimates made by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention. (Statements from U.S. Senate members are ... More...

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