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Autism Speaks

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Barack Obama

December 31, 2014

The ABLE Act will make a profound difference for the autism community. Here's what we'd like you to know about the new law!

December 19, 2014

President Obama signs bill allowing tax-free savings for disability expenses

September 30, 2009

President Barack Obama announced a plan on Wednesday to spend $5 billion on medical and scientific research, medical supplies and upgra

February 26, 2009

Today President Barack Obama unveiled a Fiscal Year 2010 budget proposal that includes $211 million for the Combating Autism Act (CAA).

January 22, 2009

The newly re-launched White House website prominently features autism as part of the Disabilities agenda, where it is the only disorder

November 05, 2008

President Elect Barack Obama's win last night may prove to be a win for the autism community as well.

October 29, 2008

In their last debate, Barack Obama and John McCain both graciously expressed concern about children with autism.