(June 25, 2014) -- This morning, Autism Speaks Co-Founder Bob Wright talked on C-SPAN about the rising rates of autism and the need for funding for autism research. The U.S. House of Representatives last night approved a five-year extension of federal funding for autism research, monitoring and other activities with strong bipartisan support.
(May 13, 2014) - This morning, Autism Speaks Co-Founder Bob Wright joined Bloomberg’s Betty Liu to discuss the potential acquisition of DirecTV by AT&T on “In the Loop."
New York, N.Y. (April 23, 2014) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced a screening of the Blockburger Productions documentary, Sounding the Alarm, during the 2014 Tribeca Family Festival. Hosted by Grace Hightower De Niro and Robert De Niro, with Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright, the screening will take place at Tribeca Cinemas in New York City, on Saturday, April 26, at 11:00 a.m.
(April 17, 2014) - Autism Speaks Co-founder appeared on CNBC today to discuss the cable network's history and mark the 25th anniversary of its founding. CNBC launched in April of 1989 when Wright was president and CEO of NBC.
(April 17, 2014) - Autism Speaks co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright sat down for an interview with Rafael Pi Roman, the host of MetroFocus, a weekly news magazine produced by New York public television. The Wrights discuss Autism Speaks, Light It Up Blue and offer a look at the autism documentary "Sounding the Alarm."
You can watch the segment below beginning at 9:42 into the program.