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Congress is working together on a nonpartisan issue that will have a profound effect on the lives of all Americans. H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act, will bring our health care innovation infrastructure into the 21st Century, delivering hope for patients and loved ones and providing necessary resources to researchers to continue their efforts to uncover the next generation of cures and treatments. 

In the 21st century, health care innovation is happening at lightning speed. From the mapping of the human genome to the rise of personalized medicines that are linked to advances in molecular medicine, we have seen constant breakthroughs that are changing the face of disease treatment, management, and cures. Health research is moving quickly, but the federal drug and device approval apparatus is in many ways the relic of another era. We have dedicated scientists and bold leaders at agencies like the NIH and the FDA, but when our laws don’t keep pace with innovation, we all lose.

The committee has spent more than a year producing and compiling news and information about the 21st Century Cures initiative and the scientific advancements behind it. Following is a detailed listing of materials produced by the committee, op-eds from our members, and news coverage surrounding the promise of health innovation and 21st Century Cures.

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Op-Eds from Energy and Commerce Members

Medium (Upton): Chairman Upton’s Open Letter to Disease Advocates (August 24, 2016)

Philadelphia Inquirer (Pitts): Speaker Ryan Rolls Out Plan to Fix Health Care (July 8, 2016)

Medium (Upton): Five Important Ways the House Energy and Commerce Committee is Getting the Job Done for You (June 28, 2016)

Medium (Upton): The #Path2Cures: Putting Patients First (May 16, 2016)

Tampa Tribune (Bilirakis): Gus Bilirakis: Coming together to find #CuresNow for cancer (March 11, 2016)

Medium (Bilirakis): OPENing Doors for Ashleigh (February 18, 2016)

Springfield News-Leader: Long: Putting patients over politics in cancer fight (February 16, 2016)  

Detroit Free Press (Upton & Dingell): Bill to fund medical research reaches crucial step (February 13, 2016)

Tampa Bay Times (Bilirakis): 21st Century Cures Will Help Complete the Puzzle to Deliver #CuresNow (February 1, 2016)

Huffington Post (Upton & DeGette): The Vice President Is Working On a “Moon Shot” To Cure Cancer. We Have a Rocket Ship Ready To Go. (January 28, 2016)

Rep. Greg Walden: 21st Century Cures Act will give hope to disease sufferers and their families (August 19, 2015)

Medium (Upton)Meet Max (August 18, 2015)

Cleveland Plain Dealer (Latta): Today’s Innovations are Tomorrow’s Cures (August 14, 2015)

Claremore Daily Progress (Mullin): Families in Oklahoma need 21st century cures (July 23, 2015)

Your Houston News (Olson): Now Is The Time for 21st Century Cures (July 20, 2015)

Medium (Upton): Big News: 21st Century Cures Act Overwhelmingly Approved (July 16, 2015)

Springfield News-Leader (Long): Prescribing a Cure For American Medical Innovation (July 14, 2015)

Washington Examiner (Pitts): Congress should invest in the next generation of cures (July 9, 2015)

Daily Caller (Bilirakis): Conservative Health Care Reform For The 21st Century (July 8, 2015)

The Tennessean (Blackburn): Support Cures Act to improve lives and save money (July 7, 2015)

Louisville Courier-Journal (Whitfield-Yarmuth): Bipartisan Support for Speeding Cures (June 20, 2015)

Buffalo News (Collins): Treatment of Rare Diseases Must Be Improved (June 13, 2015)

Denver Post (Upton-DeGette): New Cures for the 21st Century (June 13, 2015)

Tampa Bay Times (Bilirakis): Positive changes to improve health care access (June 8, 2015)

Houston Chronicle (Green-Olson): Cures Act Makes Bolder Science a Reality (June 5, 2015)

TIME (Upton): How to Breathe New Life into America’s Health Care System (June 4, 2015)

Medium (Upton): 21st Century Clinical Trials for 21st Century Cures (May 12, 2015)

Detroit Free Press (Upton-DeGette): A Push For Cures We Can All Get Behind (April 17, 2015)

CNN (Upton-DeGette): Can We Find Cures For 7,000 Diseases? (January 13, 2015)

Cleveland Plain Dealer (Latta-Johnson): Bipartisan effort to speed medical cures comes to Ohio (August 21, 2014)

Forbes (McMorris Rodgers): The Noblest Cause of Our Time: Saving Lives (July 28, 2014)

U.S. News & World Report (Upton): Upton: Curing Disease With a Little Help From Our Friends (March 6, 2014)


Commentary from Stakeholders and Opinion Leaders

New England Journal of Medicine – Dr. Francis Collins and Dr. Kathy Hudson: The 21st Century Cures Act: A View from the NIH (December 13, 2016)

The Tennessean – Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN): 21st Century Cures ‘a Christmas Miracle’ (December 11, 2016)

Washington Post – Ellen Sigal: Strengthening the FDA is critical to the fight against cancer (November 4, 2016)

Conservative Reform Network: The Case for Increasing American Investment in Medical Research (September 9, 2016)

South Coast Today: Act prods bureaucratic FDA into taking actions (July 22, 2016)

Forbes – Bill Frist: From Blindness to Sight: One Man’s Story Holds Promise for Future Medical Innovations (July 13, 2016)

Morning Consult: Time for Congress to Come Together on 21st Century Cures (June 22, 2016)

Morning Consult – Dr. Andrew von Eschenbach: A Hopeful Feature for Health (May 17, 2016)

Wall Street Journalformer senators Bill Frist and Tom Coburn: Streamlining Medicine and Saving Lives (May 11, 2016)

Penn Live: Here’s how to keep PA’s medical innovation ecosystem healthy (May 11, 2016)

Grand Rapids Business Journal: 21st Century Cures Act has important ramifications in Grand Rapids (April 8, 2016)

Rockford Register Star: My View: Biopharmaceutical innovation ecosystem requires greater support (April 1, 2016)

Aurora Sentinel: A moonshot to cure cancer (January 18, 2016)

ResearchDx: 21st Century Cures Act Seeks to Expedite Bench to Bedside New Treatments (December 7, 2015)

PharmaVOICE: 21st Century Cures Act Holds Promise for Patients (November/December 2015 Issue)

Sun Sentinel – Jennifer Braisted, advocacy and public policy coordinator for the Alzheimer’s Association Southeast Florida Chapter: #Cures2015 is a Reason to be Optimistic (September 8, 2015)

LifeZette – James Pinkerton: Conquering Cancer (August 12, 2015)

MD+DI editor-in-chief Jamie Hartford: With 21st Century Cures Act, the House Got it Right (August 5, 2015)

Delaware County Daily Times – Rep. Pat Meehan (R-PA): Senate Should Pass 21st Century Cures Bill (July 24, 2015)

Highland County Press – Speaker John Boehner (R-OH)21st Century Cures empowers doctors (July 26, 2015)

Las Vegas Review-Journal – Rep. Cresent Hardy (R-NV): 21st Century Cures Act will save lives, money (July 21, 2015)

Denton Publications, Inc. – Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY): 21st Century cures Act is a Bold Plan to Advance New Medical Treatments (July 21, 2015)

The Hill – Dr. Sandra Bond Chapman, founder and chief director of the Center for BrainHealth at the University of Texas at Dallas: 21st Century Cures Act Will Change Lives for the Better (July 17, 2015)

The Atlantic Norm Ornstein:  A Bipartisan Victory for Medical Research in Congress (July 13, 2015)

Fox News – Former Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour: New hope for paitents: Why the 21st Century Cures Act deserves our support (July 10, 2015)

Leavitt Partners – Former Utah Governor and Secretary of Health and Human Services Mike Leavitt: 21st Century Cures (July 9, 2015)

Fox News – Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary and Fox News host: Bipartisanship and the promise of the 21st Century Cures Act(July 9, 2015)

Forbes – Paul Howard and Yevgeniy Feyman: 21st Century Cures is Good Health (And Fiscal) Policy (July 9, 2015)

Huffington Post – Katie Couric, Former FDA Commissioner Mark McClellan, and Friends of Cancer Research founder Ellen Sigal: Congress Must Pass 21st Century Cures Act (July 8, 2015)

Conservative Reform Network – Chief Strategy Officer and former Hill leadership staff and Executive Driecotr of the Republican Study Committee, Neil Bradley: More on 21st Century Cures and the Budget (July 8, 2015)

Reps. Andy Harris, M.d. (R-MD), Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX), and Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI): Dear Colleague: Cures for Patients and Responsible Budgeting (July 8, 2015)

Rep. Kevin Yoder (R-KS) Dear Colleague: 21st Century Cures Act is Curing American Entitlement Sickness with Innovation (July 7, 2015)

Breitbart – James Pinkerton: Fred Upton’s Quiet Revolution (July 2, 2015)

Wall Street Journal – Jonathan Leff and Allan Coukell: How to End the Regulatory Slowdown for New Antibiotics (July 2, 2015)

Indianapolis Star – Health Leaders at Indiana University: Support Investment in Medical Research(June 28, 2015)

MLive – Rep. Tim Walberg (R-MI): 21st Century Cures Act Aims to Improve Lives, Offer Hope (June 26, 2015)

Conservative Reform Network – Chief Strategy Officer and former Hill leadership staff and Executive Driecotr of the Republican Study Committee, Neil Bradley: An Opportunity that Shouldn’t be Missed (June 26, 2015)

Big Bend Now- Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX): Unleash the innovators (June 18th, 2015)

The Hill – Mastocytosis Society’s Patricia Beggatio and EveryLife Foundation for Rare Diseases/Ultragenyx Inc.’s Dr. Emil Kakkis: Cures steps up fight against rare diseases (June 17, 2015)

Huffington Post- FasterCures’ Margaret Anderson: Patients Are My Co-Pilot (June 16, 2015)

Morning Consult – former Commissioner of the FDA and Director of the National Cancer Institute, Dr. Andy von Eschenbach, and Director of the Manhattan Institute’s Center for Medical Progress, Paul Howard21st Century Cures Legislation: Embracing the Future of Medicine (June 15, 2015)

Alliance for Aging Research: The 21st Century Cures Act: A Critical Bill to Improve the Future of Medical Research in America (June 12, 2015)

The Hill – National Down Syndrome Society’s Sara Weir: 21st Century Cures Act: Chance to improve health outcomes for individuals with Down syndrome (June 12, 2015)

Huffington Post – former MLB pitcher, professor, and cancer survivor Bob Tufts: Time is Not On Our Side (June 11, 2015) – Franklin College Pulliam School of Journalism’s John Krull: Sometimes, the old ways are best (June 11, 2015)

The Hill – Treeway’s Bernard Muller: Beyond the Ice Bucket (June 10, 2015)

QualityDigest – Michael Causey: Congress Crawls Out of 20th Century to Push Bipartisan ‘Cures’ Legislation (June 9, 2015)

The Feehery Theory: 51-0 (June 5, 2015)

E&C Video: Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee on “the exceptional 21st Century Cures bill” (June 5, 2015)

National Psoriasis Foundation: What will it take to cure psoriatic disease? (June 2, 2015) 

The Hill – National Brain Tumor Society’s Sally Davis: Congress can impact progress for brain tumor patients (May 29, 2015)

National Journal – Charlie Cook: More ‘Green Shoots’ on the Hill (April 27, 2015)

The Hill – BIO’s Jim Greenwood: The path to next generation treatments and cures (February 9, 2015)

Wall Street Journal – Manhattan Institute’s Peter Huber and Paul Howard: What Failed, the New Cancer Treatment or Regulations? (February 3, 2015) 

Morning Consult – Pfizer’s Robert Popovian: Cures Without Access No Cure At All (January 23, 2015)

The Hill – California Healthcare Institute’s Todd GillenwaterHow is the FDA doing on medical device review times? (October 28, 2014)

FDA Voice – FDA’s Dr. Janet WoodcockThe More We Know About Rare Diseases, the More Likely We Are to Find Safe and Effective Treatments (October 23, 2014)

Kalamazoo Gazette – MichBio’s Stephen Rapundalo and BIO’s Jim Greenwood: Viewpoint: Discussion, investment crucial in finding cures in Michigan (October 8, 2014)

Morning Consult – Manhattan Institute’s Paul Howard: High Tech Town hall Charts Path to Reform Drug Development, Spur Innovation (September 9, 2014)

The Hill – BIO’s Jim Greenwood: Biopharma Answers the Call for Cures (September 8, 2014)

FasterCures: 5 Takeaways from the 21st Century Cures Initiative – Thus Far (August 19, 2014)

Reuters PE Hub – National Venture Capital Association’s Bobby Franklin: Addressing the challenges in medical innovation (August 4, 2014)

Morning Consult – Manhattan Institute’s Paul HowardWe Need 21st Century Clinical Trials to Produce 21st Century Cures (July 9, 2014)

Morning Consult – Jeffrey J. Kimbell and Kenneth L. Hodge: Life Sciences: A New Opportunity for Innovation (June 5, 2014)


Editorial Endorsements

Albany Democrat-Herald: A Welcome Compromise on Research (December 11, 2016)

Washington Post: How should Congress use its lame duck session? First, it should save lives. (November 11, 2016)

Grand Rapids Business Journal: 21st Century Cures Act has important ramifications in Grand Rapids (April 8, 2016)

Niagara Gazette: Bill buoys hope for teen’s drive to find cure (August 10, 2015)

News & Observer: NIH research funding boost is a vital investment (July 28, 2015)

Harrison Daily: Does it really take 10 years for a new drug? (June 12, 2015)

Denver Post: A breakthrough for biomedicine (June 4, 2015)

Denver Post: A (political) Breakthrough on Biomedical Research (September 20, 2014)

Holland Sentinel: Our View: Bring Drug Approval Process into the 21st Century (May 29, 2014)


Coverage of Members Talking Cures Around the Country

The Detroit News: Upton delivers GOP weekly address (December 10, 2016)

The Ripon Advance: Poliquin applauds “Ride4Gabe” bike ride to generate support for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, 21st Century Cures Act (August 2, 2016)

WNDU TV: Transportation for Trinity: 1st female in world with rare disease (July 15, 2016)

Chicago Tribune: ‘Wise beyond her years’: Elmwood Park girl spreads awareness about disease (June 3, 2016)

Bloomberg BNA: Alexander Hopes for Cures Vote Before July (May 12, 2016)

The Hill: GOP chairman sees funding deal soon on medical cures bill (May 11, 2016)

Morning Consult: Upton, Casey See Drive to Pass Cures Bill This Year (May 11, 2016)

WOOD TV: Allegan County Sheep Could Hold Key to Treating Huntington’s Disease (May 6, 2016)

Grand Rapids Business Journal: VAI scientists advocate for biomedical research improvements (April 8, 2016)

WOOD TV: Upton talks ’21st Century Cures’ at Van Andel Institute (March 31, 2016)

Holland Sentinel: U.S. Rep. Fred Upton updates business leaders on 21st Century Cures (March 10, 2016)

Fayetteville Observer: Ellmers pushes for support on 21st Century Cures Act (February 8, 2016)

E&C: #TeamJonny Shines At President’s #LastSOTU (January 15, 2016)

Maine Wire: Poliquin: Investing in Health Research Could Save Lives (December 7, 2015)

The Tennessean: Bill Frist HIghlights Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria- Solution Included 21st Centry Cures (November 23, 2015) 

WNDU NBC 16 & WSBT CBS 22: Upton & Hoosier Senator Joe Donnelly Make the Case for #Cures2015 In South Bend and Indy (November 17, 2015)

WVNY ABC 22: Health Matters: 21st Century Cures (August 11, 2015) Congressman Lance hosts roundtable with patients and advocates of 21st Century Cures Act in Flemington (August 7, 2015) 

WBFOSenators urged to pass 21st Century Cures Act

Laker/Lutz News: Health care reform pass House, onto Senate next (July 29, 2015)

Comcast Newsmakers: Chairman Fred Upton on Cures (July 22, 2015)

Ripon Advance: Rep. McMorris Rodgers continues work on 21st Century Cures Act (July 17, 2015)

CBS Philly: Advocates Call For Bill That Could Help Cure Disease, Find Better Treatments (July 17, 2015)

Post Crescent: Ribble, families meet to push rare diseases legislation (July 17, 2015)

Comcast Newsmakers: Rep. Burgess, M.D. on Cures (June 15, 2015)

WOOD TV: To The Point: 21st Century Cures (April 26, 2015)

Kalamazoo Gazette: Rep. Fred Upton plans to get 21st Century Cures bill to President Obama by year’s end (April 20, 2015)

WOOD TV: Upton bill would speed up FDA approval (February 17, 2015)

Roanoke Times: Rep. Griffith hosts Blacksburg forum to improve health care (October 22, 2014)

Kalamazoo Gazette: Rep. Upton brings 21st Century Cures talks on fostering medical innovation to Kalamazoo (October 7, 2014)

The State Journal-Register: Panelists Call for Faster FDA Approval Process at Congressional Roundtable (September 5, 2014)

Lancaster Online: Roundtable Envisions Better Future for U.S. Health Care Innovation (August 29, 2014)

Parkinson’s Action Network: Florida Advocates Participate in 21st Century Cures Roundtable (August 26, 2014)

Current in Fishers: Brooks holds health initiative panel (August 19, 2014)

Tampa Bay Times: Bilirakis Hosts Two Health Care Roundtables (August 14, 2014)

Manhattan Institute for Policy Research: Building A 21st Century Health Care System: Aligning Policy, Accelerating Cures, Delivering Hope (August 14, 2014)

Tampa Tribune: Working together (yes!), Congress tries to speed medicine approvals (August 6, 2014) Lance announces new initiative to accelerate the pace of medical breakthroughs (July 28, 2014)


News About 21st Century Cures

The Detroit News: Upton delivers GOP weekly address (December 10, 2016)

The Hill: Biden: ‘Trust me’ on Congress funding cancer research (October 17, 2016)

Wall Street Journal: Congressional Leaders Put Medical-Research Bill on Priority List (September 29, 2016)

Morning Consult: GOP Congressional Leaders Spotlight Medical Innovation Bill for Lame-Duck Passage (September 29, 2016)

The Hill: Lawmakers pledge push for cures bill in lame-duck (September 28, 2016)

Morning Consult: Cures Bill Proponents Aim for September Vote (September 1, 2016)

The Ripon Advance: Poliquin applauds “Ride4Gabe” bike ride to generate support for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, 21st Century Cures Act (August 2, 2016) GoFundMe donates $1K to Ride4Gabe, bike ride raising awareness for Shelby County boy’s muscular dystrophy (August 1, 2016)

The Chattanoogan: Alexander: “Senate Should Finish its Work on 21st Century Cures in September” (July 11, 2016)

Politico: The Playbook Interview: Paul Ryan (July 11, 2016)

Chicago Tribune: ‘Wise beyond her years’: Elmwood Park girl spreads awareness about disease (June 3, 2016)

Bloomberg BNA: Alexander Hopes for Cures Vote Before July (May 12, 2016)

The Hill: GOP chairman sees funding deal soon on medical cures bill (May 11, 2016)

Morning Consult: Upton, Casey See Drive to Pass Cures Bill This Year (May 11, 2016)

Penn Live: Here’s how to keep PA’s medical innovation ecosystem healthy (May 11, 2016)

WOOD TV: Allegan County Sheep Could Hold Key to Treating Huntington’s Disease (May 6, 2016)

CBS Philly: Local Boy Visits DC to Convince Senators to Back Bill Helping Those With Rare Diseases (April 15, 2016)

Grand Rapids Business Journal: VAI scientists advocate for biomedical research improvements (April 8, 2016)

Rockford Register Star: My View: Biopharmaceutical innovation ecosystem requires greater support (April 1, 2016)

The Hill: Alexander: Cures bill deal could be reached by end of the week (April 4, 2016)

WOOD TV: Upton talks ’21st Century Cures’ at Van Andel Institute (March 31, 2016) Gabe Griffin’s family pushes D.C. to pass bill that would help terminally ill Alabama boy (March 19, 2016)

The Hill: Biden meets with lawmakers behind medical bills (March 16, 2016)

Holland Sentinel: U.S. Rep. Fred Upton updates business leaders on 21st Century Cures (March 10, 2016)

Colorado Statesman: BARTELS: Tom Brokaw, along with Reps. Diana DeGette, Fred Upton, honored (February 12, 2016)

Aurora Sentinel: Top Rocky Mountain Cancer Researcher Shines Spotlight on Effort to Deliver #CuresNow (January 19, 2016)

Wall Street Journal: Cures = Moon Shot (January 15, 2016)

Detroit News: President’s SOTU Continues Momentum for #CuresNow (January 13, 2016)

The Hill: Senate Chairman: Cures Bill is Next Priority (December 22, 2015)

Research DX: 21st Century Cures Act Seeks to Expedite Bench to Bedside New Treatments (December 10, 2015)

Pharma Voice: 21st Century Cures: A Critical Step Forward for Patients (November 20, 2015)

Fox News: Supercomputer Watson Joins Fight For Cures in Beantown (November 13, 2015)

The Hill: A Patient Oriented Approach for the 21st Century (October 26, 2015)

The New York Times: Renowned Thought Leaders Make the Case for 21st Century Cures (October 20, 2015)

MLive: #Curesin4Words: For Patients Like Kate (October 15, 2015)

Detroit Free Press: The Fight for Cures Lives On (October 7, 2015)

The Kenosha News: Taking #Cures2015 from Kenosha to Washington (September 22, 2015)

The New York Times: Community = Hope for #Cures2015 (September 10, 2015)

Sun Sentinel: #Cures2015 is a Reason to be Optimistic (September 8, 2015)

Dallas Business Journal: Groundbreaking Research Offers the Best Hope (September 3, 2015)

My San Antonino: 21st Century Cures Meets Today’s Challenge For Patients With Rare Diseases (September 2, 2015)

Modern Healthcare: Rep. Dold Enlists Chicago Researchers And Patient Advocates To Support #Cures2015 (September 2, 2015)

The Buffalo News: We Can Cure (September 1, 2015)

Forbes: Here’s How We Can Win The Race To Cure Cancer (August 27, 2015)

The Gazette: University of Iowa Cancer Researchers Push for Funding Bill (August 20, 2015)

Augusta Chronicle: Evans Mother Hopes Congress Passes Medical Research Bill (July 24, 2015)

News Observer: Bill in US Senate would boost NC medical research funding (July 22, 2015)

The Buffalo News: Bipartisan Legislation Will Provide An Overdue Boost for Medical Innovation (July 15, 2015)

The Denver Post The Spot: Diana DeGette’s Days In The Sun (July 15, 2015)

KGAN Channel 2: Iowa’s Key Role In Medical Research Funding

The Hill: Senate Has Next Move On Cures Bill (July 13, 2015)

MLive: Fred Upton’s 21st Century Cures Bill Clears House (July 12, 2015)

The Bend Bulletin: An Unusual Alliance On Health Care (July 11, 2015)

The Herald-Palladium: Cures Act Proves A Big Winner (July 11, 2015)

Los Angeles Times: House Moves to Boost Research Funding, Loosen Regulation (July 10, 2015)

New York Times: Bipartisan Partnership Produces a Health Bill That Passes the House (July 10, 2015)

Wall Street Journal: House Votes to Boost Funding for Medical Research (July 10, 2015)

Denver Post: Colorado Rep. DeGette’s 21st Century Cures Act Moves On to Senate (July 10, 2015)

Huffington Post: The House Just Passed A Major Science Research Funding Bill. No, Really, It Did. (July 10, 2015)

ABC News: Big House Vote to Speed Drug Approvals, Boost Research (July 10, 2015)

Denver Post: DeGette: 21st Century Cures Act for research, FDA possible this year (June 29, 2015)

Autism Speaks: Leaders in government, science and industry spur policy and research that improve lives at Autism Speaks 2015 National Summit (June 16, 2015)

Forbes: New Legislation in Congress Could Help Restore America to Scientific Excellence (June 13, 2015)

The Hill: Lawmakers see new momentum for ‘cures’ initiative (April 17, 2015)

Huffington Post: Top 10 Medical Issues and Research Trends to Watch in 2015 (January 15, 2015)

Fox News‘Partnering for Cures’: Medical innovators team up to treat deadly diseases (November 20, 2014)

Popular Mechanics: The 15 Most Innovation-Friendly Members of Congress (October 20, 2014)

FasterCures: Young scientists, partnerships and resources among the focus of final 21st Century Cures Initiative roundtable (September 16, 2014)

Star Tribune: Mayo clinic sees bright future for personalized medicine (July 23, 2014)

BIOtechNowJim Greenwood talks 21st Century Cures with Chairman Fred Upton (July 16, 2014)

CQ Roll Call: House Energy & Commerce on the #Path2Cures (June 20, 2014)

Breitbart: Hope Comes to RHOB 2123: Fred Upton Leads a Cure Strategy for the 21st Century (May 9, 2014)


News About Health Innovation and Scientific Discovery

Washington Post: This 8-year-old is free of cancer – for now – after a ‘breakthrough’ treatment (October 4, 2016)

UPI: Rare children’s disease otulipenia discovered by NIH researchers (August 23, 2016)

The Guardian: DNA database brings scientists closer to pinpointing genes for disease (August 17, 2016)

Fox News: Mom of first person saved by DNA sequencing fighting to increase access (August 3, 2016)

New York Times: Setting the Body’s ‘Serial Killers’ Loose on Cancer (August 1, 2016)

Medical News Today: ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Fuels Novel Gene Discovery (July 28, 2016)

NBC News: New Alzheimer’s Drugs Offer ‘Exciting Possibilities’ (July 22, 2015)

Wall Street Journal: Why Gene-Editing Technology Has Scientists Excited (June 28, 2015)

Washington Post: Watson’s next feat? Taking on cancer (June 27, 2015)

CBS News: Like instagram for doctors, with many second opinions (April 13, 2015)

Wall Street Journal: Ultrasound Shows Promise in Mice for Treating Alzheimer’s (March 11, 2015)

National Journal: Cure Hunters (December 5, 2014)

Associated Press: New study aims to rapidly test lung cancer (June 17, 2014)

Wall Street Journal: Drug Companies Join NIH in Study of Alzheimer’s, Diabetes, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus (February 4, 2014)


Press Releases

Trace the history of the 21st Century Cures initiative from April 2014 to the present through press releases and other information created, compiled, and shared by the Energy and Commerce Committee. 

2016: #RecordOfSuccess in Pictures (December 30, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Wishes Do Come True (December 22, 2016)

Upton Chronicles E&C’s Sweeping Bipartisan #RecordOfSuccess in 114th Congress (December 21, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Super Kaheem Saves DC! (December 19, 2016)

The #Path2Cures Takes One Cancer Fighter on an Unexpected Journey (December 17, 2016)

A Young Boy Grows Up on the #Path2Cures (December 15, 2016)

NIH Leaders: “Congress has provided an enormous gift to science in the form of the Cures Act…” (December 14, 2016)

Remembering Sandy Hook (December 14, 2016)

“Working together, we got the job done” – Medical Innovation Game-Changer Now Law (December 13, 2016)

TODAY: President Obama to Sign Bipartisan 21st Century Cures Act (December 13, 2016)

Headlines on the #Path2Cures (December 12, 2016)

Weekly Republican Address: With 21st Century Cures, We Will Do Better. (December 10, 2016)

Upton to Deliver Weekly Republican Address on #CuresNow (December 9, 2016)

Thank you, Emily. (December 9, 2016)

Delivering #CuresNow: Speaker Ryan Signs Bipartisan Game-changing Medical Innovation Bill (December 8, 2016)

TODAY: Speaker Ryan, Members of House & Senate to Sign Bipartisan 21st Century Cures Act (December 8, 2016)

BREAKING: “21st Century Cures Is Ready for the President” (December 7, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Game-Changing, Innovative Breakthrough (December 7, 2016)

#CuresNow: “It shows what we can do when we work together.” (December 5, 2016)

Upton & DeGette: “#CuresNow, it’s going to happen.” (December 5, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: All About the Patients (December 5, 2016)

Upton on #CuresNow: “We’re going to save lives.” (December 4, 2016)

THROUGH THE LENS: #CuresNow (December 4, 2016)

TRENDING: #CuresNow (December 3, 2016)

BREAKING: Tim Kaine is On the #Path2Cures (December 2, 2016)

ScottysStory: Calling for #CuresNow (December 2, 2016)

INSTA-GRAB: #BehindTheScenes with Fred Upton (December 2, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Faster Treatments for Patients (December 2, 2016)

Massachusetts Advocates Rally Behind #CuresNow (December 1, 2016)

Headlines On the #Path2Cures (December 1, 2016)

Landmark Mental Health Reforms Head to Senate (November 30, 2016)

BREAKING: Game-Changer #CuresNow Passes House (November 30, 2016)

Momentum Continues to Build for #CuresNow (November 30, 2016)

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS: Cures is “Timely Medicine” (November 30, 2016)

Upton Kicks Off Debate on #CuresNow (November 30, 2016)

VIDEO: What Makes #CuresNow an Innovation Game-Changer (November 30, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Back in the House (November 30, 2016)

Upton & DeGette: “It’s Finally Time for #CuresNow” (November 29, 2016)

Sigal & McClellan: “Together, we have the capacity to heal” (November 29, 2016)

Breaking Down 21st Century Cures: Part 2 (November 29, 2016)

Breaking Down 21st Century Cures: Part 1 (November 29, 2016)

VIDEO: What You Need to Know About 21st Century Cures in 109 Seconds (November 28, 2016)

21st Century Cures: Fostering Innovation (November 28, 2016)

21st Century Cures: It Started as an Idea (November 27, 2016)

Landmark Mental Health Reforms to Advance NEXT WEEK (November 26, 2016)

21st Century Cures Bill Released (November 26, 2016)

Frist & von Eschenbach: Pass #CuresNow (November 22, 2016)

21st Century Cures 101 (November 22, 2016)

From Diagnosis to “On Top of the World” – Imagine Dragons Frontman on the #Path2Cures (November 19, 2016)

Momentum Building for #CuresNow (November 18, 2016)

“Patients simply can’t afford to wait – time is running out.” (November 17, 2016)

Associations Representing Over 200 Research Universities Call for #CuresNow (November 16, 2016)

Research Leaders: Delivering #CuresNow “will make a real difference in the life of every American” (November 16, 2016)

Rep. Steve LaTourette’s Widow Urges #CuresNow: “It’s time to stop waiting and start saving lives” (November 15, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Press Play For Cures (November 15, 2016)

Washington Post: Congress Can Save Lives With #CuresNow (November 14, 2016)

Cubbies Friendship Swings for the Fences (November 12, 2016)

MCCONNELL: Cures Remains Top Legislative Priority (November 9, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Unlocking New Scientific Talent (November 7, 2016)

“GAME-CHANGER” (November 7, 2016)

Cures Roundtable Participant: “Patients need to be Congress’ top priority as they finish their work in 2016.” (November 5, 2016)

Passionate, Pint-Sized Cures Advocate Takes Over House GOP Blog (November 4, 2016)

50 of Nation’s Leading Cancer Groups: Patients Can’t Wait Another Year for Vote on #CuresNow (November 4, 2016)

2016 a Year of Life-Changing Milestones (November 3, 2016)

VIDEO: A Trip Down the #Path2Cures (November 2, 2016)

Leading Research Advocates Urge Vote for #CuresNow (October 31, 2016)

House GOP Offers Health Care Solutions Providing Coverage and Advancing Groundbreaking New Cures and Treatments (October 31, 2016)

GONE VIRAL: March of Dimes Volunteers Spread Halloween Cheer for Kansas City Hospital’s Tiniest Patient (October 29, 2016)

PA Rep. Costello Highlights Importance of 21st Century Technology to Deliver #CuresNow (October 28, 2016)

Can you say “Leukoencephalopathy?” (October 27, 2016)

#TBT: 700+ Groups Rally for 21st Century Cures (October 27, 2016)

Who Dat?! “Li’l JJ” Takes #SaintsGameday by Storm On the #Path2Cures (October 23, 2016)

#SubHealth Chairman Pitts Highlights “Breakthrough Drug” that Helped Save his Daughter’s Life (October 22, 2016)

Stepping Up for #CuresNow (October 18, 2016)

#CuresNow: Ready for Liftoff (October 17, 2016)

#CuresNow On the Frontier of Medical Innovation (October 17, 2016)

#CuresNow GameDay 2.0: Back in “The Big House” (October 15, 2016)

WELCOME BACK GERRI: Fox Biz Anchor on the #Path2Cures Returns to Work, Sharing Lessons on Breast Cancer Battle (October 13, 2016)

“It Sounded Like Science Fiction” – Breakthrough Treatment Offers New Hope for 8-Year-Old Leukemia Patient (October 12, 2016)

McMorris Rodgers October #CuresIn4Words: “You are not alone.” (October 8, 2016)

Tom Brokaw’s Personal Journey on the #Path2Cures (October 7, 2016)

“Gi-Normous” Inspiration for #CuresNow: Spacesuit Painted by Pediatric Cancer Patients Debuts in Space (October 5, 2016)

#CuresNow Artist Becomes the Subject (October 4, 2016)

RIPPED FROM THE HEADLINES: This Week on the #Path2Cures (October 1, 2016)

ON THE HORIZON: #CuresNow (September 29, 2016)

#CuresNow Update from E&C Leaders (September 28, 2016)

#CuresNow Goes Viral (September 27, 2016)

Lemonade Stand on the #Path2Cures (September 24, 2016)

Grandparents Rally to Help Deliver #CuresNow to Toddler in the “Fight for His Life” (September 19, 2016)

#CuresNow: GameDay Edition (September 17, 2016)

“One in a Million” Rare Disease Patient Describes Incredible Perseverence on the #Path2Cures (September 16, 2016)

THIS WEEK IN WASHINGTON: E&C Members on the #Path2Cures (September 15, 2016)

SAY “#CuresNow!”: Snapshots From Across the Country Take Us All on the #Path2Cures (September 14, 2016)

#CuresNow Will Bolster Medical Research (September 12, 2016)

Special Update from the #Path2Cures: “I am a mother.” (September 10, 2016)

Upton Shares Important Message on #CuresNow (September 8, 2016)

Moon Shot = #CuresNow (September 7, 2016)

September is Here. It’s Time for #CuresNow (September 6, 2016)

#CuresNow: A Labor of Love (September 3, 2016)

Chicago Cubs Star Anthony Rizzo Ready to Help Boy Battling Leukemia “Fly the W” for #CuresNow (September 2, 2016)

Pennsylvania Teen is on the #Path2Cures as New School Year Begins (September 1, 2016)

SUMMER OF CURES: Energized Advocates Set Springboard for Action in September (August 31, 2016)

CBS News Highlights the Faces Behind Rare Disease (August 30, 2016)

Dallas-Fort Worth Home Depot Dads to Family of Child with Rare Disease: “You can do it, we can help.” (August 27, 2016)

“Together we are powerful. Please join me.” #Path2Cures Guides One Rare Disease Patient Toward Advocacy (August 26, 2016)

NIH Researchers Discover Rare Inflammatory Disease Affecting Kids and Swiftly ID Potential Treatment (August 25, 2016)

Chairman Upton’s Open Letter to Disease Advocates (August 24, 2016)

Harnessing 21st Century Science for 21st Century Cures (August 23, 2016)

PROGRAMMING ALERT: ABC’s Fall Lineup is on the #Path2Cures (August 23, 2016)

#CuresNow Advocate Featured As “Power Player of the Week” (August 22, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Swimming for Olympic Medals (August 20, 2016)

#Ride4Gabe Cyclist: “…work is not done” for #CuresNow (August 18, 2016)

TEENS WHO INSPIRE: Leading the Way On the #Path2Cures (August 15, 2016)

Max’s Moon Shot: #CuresNow (August 12, 2016)

A LASTING LEGACY: Dying Minnesota Teen Whose Music Went Viral & Touched Millions Continues to Inspire (August 11, 2016)

#Ride4Gabe 2016: Sweet Home Alabama (August 9, 2016)

#Ride4Gabe DAY 11: As Cyclists Race to the Finish, Here’s What You May Have Missed Over the Weekend (August 8, 2016)

Son Was First Saved by DNA Sequencing, Mother Fighting for #CuresNow (August 7, 2016)

#Ride4Gabe DAY 9: In the Home Stretch, #Path2Cures Takes Cyclists From Kentucky Down to Alabama (August 6, 2016)

#Ride4Gabe DAY 8: An Important Update from Gabe on the #Path2Cures (August 5, 2016)

MUST READ: New York Times Profiles Pioneers of Discovery for #CuresNow (August 5, 2016)

“Good Luck, Gabe.” Western New York Greets #Ride4Gabe 2016 With Inspirational Message (August 4, 2016)

#Ride4Gabe DAY 6: #Path2Cures Takes Cyclists From the Keystone State to the Buckeye State (August 3, 2016)

#CURESNOW DISCOVERY ALERT: ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Helps Spur Breakthrough Research (August 2, 2016)

#Ride4Gabe DAY 4: #Path2Cures Continues Across Central New York (August 1, 2016)

#Ride4Gabe DAY 2: Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont are on the #Path2Cures (July 30, 2016)

And They’re Off! #Ride4Gabe Journey Begins for #CuresNow (July 29, 2016)

Leading Duchenne Advocates Rally Support for #CuresNow (July 28, 2016)

Ride4Gabe 2016 to Commence July 29 – 2,200 Miles from Maine to Mobile (July 26, 2016)

GOTTLIEB: “Regulators made the barriers higher, not lower.” (July 22, 2016)

“There’s Hope” – #CuresNow Critical for Brain Research (July 21, 2016)

UPTON: We Need #CuresNow for Kids Like Trinity (July 20, 2016)

If You Watch One Thing This Weekend, WATCH THIS –> (July 15, 2016)

Bill Frist on #CuresNow: “There has never been a more exciting time for healthcare innovation” (July 15, 2016)

Mark Your Calendars: All Eyes on September for #CuresNow (July 12, 2016)

Speaker Ryan Spotlights #CuresNow Effort as Unfinished Business Congress Will Get Done (July 11, 2016)

#CURESNOW FLASHBACK: One Year Ago TODAY, House Overwhelmingly Passed 21st Century Cures Act (July 10, 2016)

Pitts Highlights #CuresNow in Philly Inquirer as Part of House GOP’s Better Way on Health Care (July 9, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Helps People Like Me (June 9, 2016)

#TBT: One Year Ago, 700+ Groups Rally Behind 21st Century Cures (July 7, 2016)

#SubHealth Reviews Bipartisan Medicaid Bill to Boost Care for Kids with Complex Medical Conditions (July 7, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Not Giving Up Hope (June 30, 2016)

2,800 Mile Bike Ride From Oregon Brings #EndALZ Advocate to DC for The Longest Day (June 30, 2016)

“Roar for a Cure” (June 24, 2016)

Survey Says!…It’s Time for #CuresNow! (June 23, 2016)

COLUMN: “We owe it to our patients to move ahead now.” (June 23, 2016)

House Republicans Unveil Plan of Broad Health Care Solutions (June 22, 2016)

DIGITAL RECAP: E&C Members #GoPurple to Mark The Longest Day for Alzheimer’s (June 21, 2016)

Sen. Alexander on #CuresNow Effort: “A Welcome Opportunity for Consensus” (June 21, 2016)

Committee Members #GoPurple to Mark The Longest Day (June 20, 2016)

Energy and Commerce: Getting the Job Done (June 17, 2016)

The Longest Day (June 17, 2016)

Georgia Tech Football is Tackling #RareDisease Research (June 11, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Helps People Like Me (June 9, 2016)

No Civil War Here – Avengers Unite for Teen Battling Cancer (June 4, 2016)

The #Path2Cures Shines a Light on NF (May 27, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Cures Leads to Hope (May 26, 2016)

Florence and the Teen (May 25, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Special Day for Max (May 21, 2016)

Wyoming 6-Year-Old with Heart Defect has Cardiologist, Pulmonologist, Endocrinologist… and Big Papi (May 20, 2016)

Former FDA Chief on #CuresNow: “Hopeful, Productive, and Forward-Looking” (May 18, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: All About the Patients (May 17, 2016)

Where Were You One Year Ago Today? (May 14, 2016)

IN THE NEWS: Momentum Builds In Effort to Deliver #CuresNow (May 13, 2016)

On the #Path2Cures: Sheep at Windswept Farms (May 12, 2016)

Dr. Phil Joins the #Path2Cures (May 11, 2016)

MEDIA ADVISORY: Upton to Talk #CuresNow with The Hill’s Bob Cusack TOMORROW (May 10, 2016)

Down the Stretch they Come! … On the #Path2Cures (May 7, 2016)

Dana Perino Shares Some Palmetto State Inspiration (May 6, 2016)

Kentucky Angel’s Dance Moves Go Viral (April 30, 2016)

Buffalo 10-Year-Old Has the “Spirit of a Champion” (April 29, 2016)

Boston Marathon on Runner’s #Path2Cures (April 23, 2016)

Max Goes to Washington for #CuresNow (April 22, 2016)

Moon Shot: Day 100 (April 21, 2016)

Rep. Lee Zeldin on the #Path2Cures (April 21, 2016)

Brynleigh’s Believers Fight for #CuresNow (April 18, 2016)

PROGRAMMING ALERT: TLC Show Showcases Rare Diseases and the Patients Fighting Them (April 16, 2016)

“Michigan’s University Research Corridor… Gives Impetus” to #CuresNow Effort (April 12, 2016)

#CuresNow at the NYC Auto Show (April 9, 2016)

Biomedical Innovation Key to #CuresNow (April 7, 2016)

Bipartisan E&C Leaders Hail Senate HELP’s Milestone to Deliver #CuresNow (April 6, 2016)

Closer to #CuresNow as Momentum Continues (April 5, 2016)

Cures Strong (April 4, 2016)

On the #Path2Cures in Grand Rapids (April 2, 2016)

THROUGH THE LENS: Stars Shine Bright for #CuresNow (April 1, 2016)

ENCORE for #CuresNow (March 31, 2016)

H4G: Hope for Gabe (March 30, 2016)

ALL ACCESS PASS: #CuresNow (March 24, 2016)

Daltrey on 21st Century Cures: “Fantastic… So Necessary” (March 24, 2016)

CURTAIN CALL: “Conversation on Child Cures” Rocks the House (March 23, 2016)

Ready to Rock for #CuresNow (March 23, 2016)

PRE-SHOW: “Conversation on Child Cures” to Strike a New Chord (March 22, 2016)

SOUNDCHECK: Conversation on Child Cures Set for Tomorrow (March 22, 2016)

Rock Legend Roger Daltrey to Headline “Conversation on Child Cures” (March 18, 2016)

Billy Long’s Personal Connection to #CuresNow (March 18, 2016)

1.6 Million Views and Counting…One 12-Year-Old’s Message to Rare Disease is “Not Afraid” (March 18, 2016)

#CuresNow @ 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue (March 17, 2016)

RECAP: White House Meeting on #CuresNow (March 16, 2016)

Sheriff Kaleb Holder Reporting for Duty (March 16, 2016)

Prevent Cancer Foundation Names Upton and DeGette 2016 Cancer Champions for Work to Deliver #CuresNow (March 15, 2016)

Coming Together for #CuresNow (March 14, 2016)

#CuresNow in the Tulip City (March 12, 2016)

Upton and DeGette Welcome Senate’s Continued Efforts to Deliver #CuresNow (March 9, 2016)

Virginia High School’s 41st Annual Superdance for Cystic Fibrosis: May the Cure Be Wtih You! (March 8, 2016)

Momentum Builds as Hundreds of Rare Disease Advocates Storm Capitol Hill for #CuresNow (March 5, 2016)

#CuresNow: “We must do better. And, we can.” (March 4, 2016)

INSTA-GRAB: Behind the Scenes with Gus Bilirakis (March 3, 2016)

#RareDC2016: Upton Visits Rare Disease Advocates, Joins Milken Panel on Public Health (March 3, 2016)

Mighty Mitchell, A Young Superhero Fighting for #CuresNow (March 2, 2016)

The #Path2Cures: A Personal Journey (March 1, 2016)

#CuresIn4Words: Finding Joy Every Day (March 1, 2016)

Rare Diseases: What You Need to Know (February 29, 2016)

Rare Disease Day: A Giant Leap in the Push for #CuresNow (February 29, 2016)

Precision Medicine Initiative Marks Important Milestone (February 25, 2016)

OPENing Doors for #CuresNow (February 23, 2016)

WaPo Spotlights Teenager Whose Doctors Believe She is the Only Person in the U.S. with Ultra Rare Disease (February 19, 2016)

ICYMI: Brokaw, DeGette, & Upton Honored (February 18, 2016)

Billy Long: “Uncommon Opportunity” for Congress and Administration to Work Together and Deliver #CuresNow (February 17, 2016)

Upton and Dingell: Momentum Continues for #CuresNow (February 16, 2016)

Momentum for #CuresNow Builds in the Tar Heel State (February 12, 2016)

Brokaw, Upton, and DeGette on the #Path2Cures (February 11, 2016)

Upton and DeGette Applaud Senate Milestone in Effort to Deliver #CuresNow (February 9, 2016)

#CuresNow Spotlight Shines Bright in Michigan (February 9, 2016)

Ellmers: NFL Legend, 6-Year-Old Superfan Highlight Why Congress Must #KeepPounding for #CuresNow (February 4, 2016)

21st Century Cures Will Help Complete the Puzzle to Deliver #CuresNow (February 1, 2016)

The Vice President is Working on a “Moon Shot” to Cure Cancer. We Have a Rocket Ship Ready to Go. (January 28, 2016)

Developing #CuresNow in the Sunshine State (January 28, 2016)

Upton Comments on Moon Shot Task Force (January 28, 2016)

Upton and DeGette Welcome Senate Action to Help Deliver #CuresNow (January 19, 2016)

Top Rocky Mountain Cancer Researcher Shines Spotlight on Effort to Deliver #CuresNow (January 19, 2016)

#TeamJonny Shines At President’s #LastSOTU (January 15, 2016) 

Cures = Moon Shot (January 15, 2016)

UPTON VIDEO: The President Asked for a Moon Shot to Find a Cure for Cancer. We Can Do That. (January 15, 2016)

President’s SOTU Continues Momentum for #CuresNow (January 13, 2016)

Upton Welcomes Vice President Biden to Effort to Deliver #CuresNow (January 11, 2016)

Senate chairman: Cures bill is next priority (December 22, 2015)

MUST WATCH: 12 Seconds of Special Christmas Cheer (December 17, 2015)

$2 Billion Research Boost a Major Milestone in 21st Century Cures Effort- Momentum Builds for #CuresNow (December 16, 2015)

21st Century Cures Act Seeks to Expedite Bench to Bedside New Treatments (December 10, 2015)

Bill Frist Highlights Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria – Solution Included in 21st Century Cures (November 23, 2015)

21st Century Cures: A Critical Step Forward for Patients (November 20, 2015)

Upton & Hoosier Senator Joe Donnelly Make the Case for #Cures2015 In South Bend and Indy (November 17, 2015)

Supercomputer Watson Joins Fight for Cures in Beantown (November 13, 2015)

Making Strides On the #Path2Cures in Kalamazoo (October 22, 2015)

#Curesin4Words: “A PKD Free Me” (October 8, 2015)

We Can Cure (September 1, 2015)

H.R.6: Helping Win the Race to Cures (August 27, 2015)

Experts Agree: 21st Century Cures is Good for Patients, Researchers, and the Economy (August 26, 2015)

21st Century Cures: A Life-Saving Investment (August 25, 2015)

21st Century Cures: Interoperability Improves Lives (August 24, 2015)

Cures in the Social Media World (August 21, 2015)

#TBT: Cures Conversations Sweep the Nation (August 20, 2015)

The “Big and Bold” 21st Century Cures Act (August 19, 2015)

Meet Max (August 18, 2015)

PINKERTON On #Cures2015: “Winning Proposition for Everyone” (August 13, 2015)

Cincinnati Calls for Cures (August 12, 2015)

#Cures2015 in the U.S.A. (July 30, 2015)

#Cures2015 Remains a National Priority (July 28, 2015)

#Cures2015 Chatter Continues (July 27, 2015)

VIDEO: #Cures2015 Is A Win-Win (July 24, 2015)

21st Century Cures: An Idea to Help and Provide Hope (July 23, 2015)

#Cures2015 In Your Community (July 22, 2015)

21st Century Cures Will Bring Hope for Gabe and “The Lost Boys” (July 20, 2015)

#Cures2015 Resonates Coast-To-Coast (July 16, 2015)

WHAT THEY’RE SAYING: National Spotlight on #Cures2015 (July 14, 2015)

House APPROVES 21st Century Cures Act (July 10, 2015)

MEDIA ADVISORY (July 10, 2015)

Over 700 Groups Stand Behind #Cures2015 (July 10, 2015)

More than 100 Organizations Support 21st Century Cures innovation Fund (July 10, 2015)

#CuresIn4Words: Brooke, Brielle, Max, Madison (July 10, 2015)

Chairman Upton: “A year and a half ago we had an idea…” (July 9, 2015)

Leading Conservative Voices Weigh In On #Cures2015 (July 9, 2015)

Energy and Commerce Committee Republicans United in Quest for Fiscally Responsible #Path2Cures (July 9, 2015)

VIDEO: Leading on #Cures2015 (July 9, 2015)

Not A Budget Wonk? Thanks OK, Just Read This. (July 9, 2015)

Dear Colleague: “The Era of Personalized Medicine Has Arrived” (July 8, 2015)

Six Things to Know About H.R. 6 (July 8, 2015)

Running Cross-Country for #Cures2015 (July 8, 2015)

Kansas Conservative Rep. Kevin Yoder (R-KS) Urges House Support for #Cures2015 (July 7, 2015)

Our friend Max (July 7, 2015)

WHAT THEY’RE SAYING: #Cures2015 (July 7, 2015)

21st Century Cures: Fiscally Responsible, Meaningful Reform (July 6, 2015)

As House Prepares to Vote for 21st Century Cures, Evidence of Bill’s Benefits Mount (July 5, 2015)

Young Scientists and #Cures2015 (July 2, 2015)

Aspen Ideas Festival – Accelerating #Cures2015 (July 2, 2015)

#Cures2015 Will Have a “Profound Effect” (July 1, 2015)

The “Politically Odd Couple” for #Cures2015 (June 30, 2015)

#CuresIn4Words: The Future is Here (June 29, 2015)

#Cures2015 Through YOUR Lens (June 26, 2016)

Upton and DeGette to Take Rocky Mountain #RoadTrip4Cures (June 26, 2015)

Majority of the U.S. House of Representatives Signs Onto #Cures2015 (June 26, 2015)

VIDEO: Health Care Heavyweights Discuss #Cures2015 (June 25, 2015)

#CuresIn4Words: All About The Patients (June 24, 2015)

TLDR (June 24, 2015)

Voices of Support Echo Across the Country for #Cures2015 (June 23, 2015)

UPDATE: > 100 for #Cures2015 (June 23, 2015)

Support for #Cures2015 = Support for Madison (June 22, 2015)

Wave of Support (+98) for #Cures2015 (June 19, 2015)

VIDEO: Powerful Patient Voices Urge #Cures2015 (June 19, 2015)

251 Patient Organizations Band Together for “Game-Changing” #Cures2015 (June 18, 2015)

#CuresIn4Words: Stepping Up The Fight (June 18, 2015)

#Cures2015 Through the Lens (June 17, 2015)

Upton & DeGette Lend Voices to Autism Speaks 2015 National Leadership Summit (June 17, 2015)

TODAY: Patients Join Bipartisan #Cures2015 Leaders in Washington, D.C. (June 16, 2015)

MEDIA ADVISORY UPDATE: #Cures2015 on Capitol HIll (June 15, 2015)

OPINION: Upton and DeGette in the Denver Post: New Cures for the 21st Century (June 14, 2015)

21st Century Cures Renews Commitment to Biomedical Research in America (June 13, 2015)

#Cures2015 Closing Out the Week With More Support (June 12, 2015)

MEDIA ADVISORY: Patients Join Bipartisan #Cures2015 Leaders at the Capitol (June 12, 2015)

Leading Hoosier On #Cures2015: “Pragmatic Approach to Lawmaking” (June 12, 2015)

“Faster Cures, More Memories” (June 11, 2015)

Why Incorporate the Patient Perspective? (June 11, 2015)

The 21st Century Cures Act (June 10, 2015)

Uniting for Patients and #Cures2015 (June 9, 2015)

BILIRAKIS: #Cures2015 “Will Be A Historic Achievement” (June 9, 2015)

Texans Unite: Bipartisan Byline for 21st Century Cures (June 8, 2015)

FEEHERY on #Cures2015: Good News for Everybody (June 5, 2015)

VIDEO: Celebrated Scientist, Physician, and Author Visits Captiol to Boost 21st Century Cures (June 5, 2015)

Upton and Pitts Applaud RSC’s Committment to Increased NIH Funding (June 5, 2015) 

OPINION: TIME: How to Breathe New Life Into America’s Health Care System (June 5, 2015)

NEWT GINGRICH On #Cures2015 (June 4, 2015)

Bipartisan Breakthrough for Biomedicine (June 4, 2015)

National Patient Group Praises Potential for “Real Scientific Progress for Our Nation” with #Cures2015 (June 3, 2015)

#Cures2015 To Give Patients Hope (May 29, 2015)

The 21st Century Cures Act: “A Profoundly Important Step Forward” (May 28, 2015)

#CuresIn4Words (May 26, 2015)

 #Cures2015 Through The Lens (May 22, 2015)

The 21st Century Cures Act: UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED (May 21, 2015)

#Cures2015 to Continue TOMORROW at 8:30 AM (May 20, 2015)

SCHEDULING NOTICE: 21st Century Cures Act Markup Will Reconvene TOMORROW at 8:30 AM (May 20, 2015)

#Cures2015 is Critical (May 19, 2015)

“The time is right” for #Cures2015 (May 18, 2015)

INSPIRATION (May 15, 2015)

#Cures2015 Legislation “Does So Much More” (May 14, 2015)

#Cures2015 Moves Forward (May 14, 2015)

Rare Diseases – Not a Rare Problem (May 14, 2015)

Patient Groups, Stakeholders Continue to Applaud #Cures2015 “Vision” and “Leadership” (May 14, 2015)

#Cures2015 UPDATE (May 13, 2015)

21st Century Cures Legislative Phase to Continue THURSDAY (May 12, 2015)

Chorus of Support for #Cures2015 Continues to Build (May 11, 2015)

A Year on the #Path2Cures (May 6, 2015)

#Cures2015 Legislative Phase Continues with Strong Bipartisan Support at Hearing (April 30, 2015)

#Cures2015: What They’re Saying (April 30, 2015)

21st Century Cures: A Year In Photos (April 30, 2015)

Bipartisan Leaders Release #Cures2015 Discussion Draft as Legislative Process Continues (April 29, 2015)

56 Rare Disease Groups Express Support for #Cures2015 Ahead of One-Year Mark, Legislative Hearing (April 28, 2015)

21st Century Cures: A “Green Shoot” on Capitol Hill (April 28, 2015)

#Cures2015: Doing Big Things Differently (April 27, 2015)

#TBT: One Year Ago: 21st Century Cures Launches (April 23, 2015)

21st Century Cures Legislative Phase Continues (April 23, 2015)

What’s Next for #Cures2015  (April 21, 2015)

HAPPENING NOW: Nonpartisan #CuresInTheMitten (April 20, 2015)

Upton and DeGette Take #Cures2015 Back to Michigan (April 17, 2015)

Spotlight on 21st Century Technology for #Cures2015 (April 13, 2015)

“No Cause More Noble” Than #Cures2015 (April 10, 2015)

21st Century Cures Heads to the Inland Northwest (March 27, 2015)

More Hope in #Cures2015 (March 12, 2015)

Upton, DeGette Mark #RareDiseaseDay2015 (February 27, 2015)

#Cures2015 Remains in Focus(February 18, 2015)

Collaboration for #Cures2015 (February 9, 2015)

#Cures2015: Hope on the Horizon (February 4, 2015)

#TBT: A Look Back at the 21st Century Cures Conversation (January 29, 2015)

Upton Applauds New Report from Senators Alexander and Burr as #Cures2015 Continues (January 29, 2015)

#Cures2015: WHAT THEY’RE SAYING (January 28, 2015)

NEW #Cures2015 White Paper Seeks Continued Feedback as Legislative Phase Begins (January 27, 2015)

21st Century Cures Legislative Phase Now Underway – Continued Feedback Sought as #Cures2015 Begins in Earnest (January 27, 2015)

#Path2Cures Breaks the Mold (January 23, 2015)

Upton Welcomes Administration on the #Path2Cures (January 21, 2015)

Upton to President Obama: Join Us on the #Path2Cures (January 20, 2015)

“Crossing the aisle” for the #Path2Cures (January 15, 2015)

Upton and DeGette: #Path2Cures is “Clearer than Ever” (January 13, 2015)

Promise for the #Path2Cures (January 7, 2015)

New Partnership Embraces 21st Century Technology for 21st Century Cures (December 16, 2014)

21st Century Cures Solicits Feedback on the Regulation of Innovative Diagnostic Tests (December 9, 2014)

A Hopeful Team on the #Path2Cures (December 5, 2014)

What’s Next for the #Path2Cures (November 24, 2014)

VIDEO: “Team Work” and the #Path2Cures (November 20, 2014)

Research and the #Path2Cures (November 18, 2014)

Upton and DeGette, Morning Joe, and the #Path2Cures (November 17, 2014)

Upton: “21st Century Cures is a top priority at the Energy and Commerce Committee…” (November 14, 2014)

Bipartisan #Path2Cures Roundtable Takes Texas (November 3, 2014)

#Path2Cures: “Something we should all celebrate” (October 29, 14)

Bipartisan #Path2Cures in the Lone Star State (October 29, 2014)

Virginians Weigh In On #Path2Cures (October 23, 2014)

#Path2Cures in Virginia TODAY and Pennsylvania TOMORROW (October 22, 2014)

Popular Mechanics Ranks Upton Among “15 Most Innvation-Friendly” in Congress for #Path2Cures (October 21, 2014)

Next Stop for the #Path2Cures: Blacksburg, VA (October 20, 2014) 

WHAT THEY’RE SAYING: Praise for the #Path2Cures (October 10, 2014)

#Path2Cures in Kalamazoo (October 7, 2014)

Follow the #Path2Cures This Week (October 6, 2014)

Upton Announces Participants for 21st Century Cures Michigan Roundtable (October 2, 2014)

Upton Brings the #Path2Cures to Michigan (September 30, 2014)

Denver Post Praises Bipartisan #Path2Cures Effort (September 23, 2014)

#Path2Cures Continues to Seek Feedback and Build Support (September 22, 2014)

21st Century Cures Explores Paths to Address Antibiotic Resistance and Encourage New Drug Development (September 19, 2014)

Support for 21st Century Cures Builds Ahead of #Path2Cures Roundtable TODAY at 10 AM (September 10, 2014)

#Path2Cures Hearing Reviews FDA Proposal for Regulation of Lab Developed Tests (September 9, 2014)

Inventor Dean Kamen, Philanthropist Michael Milken, and HHS Secretary Burwell Headline All-Star #Path2Cures Roundtable (September 9, 2014)

#Path2Cures Hears from Patients and Families in the Land of Lincoln (September 9, 2014)

Pitts: Discussing Cures (September 5, 2014)

Blockbuster Lineup Set as 21st Century Cures Returns to Washington to Review Ideas Shared on the #Path2Cures (September 4, 2014)

The #Path2Cures in Pictures: Pennsylvania Edition (September 3, 2014)

Bipartisan 21st Century Cures Initiative Continues in Colorado This Week (September 2, 2014)

NIH Director on 21st Century Cures: “I expect something good is going to come of this.” (September 2, 2014)

#Path2Cures Proceeds to Pennsylvania TOMORROW (August 28, 2014)

The #Path2Cures – What They’re Saying in Beantown (August 27, 2014)

Patients, Parkinson’s, and the #Path2Cures in Florida (August 26, 2014)

#Path2Cures Heads to Ohio Wednesday (August 25, 2014)

Nation’s Top Public Health Leaders Head to Pennsylvania to Continue the #Path2Cures (August 22, 2014)

Following the #Path2Cures Beyond Washington (August 20, 2014)

The #Path2Cures Conversation Heads to New Jersey, Florida, Massachusetts, Ohio, and Pennsylvania (August 19, 2014)

Bilirakis to Hold #Path2Cures Roundtables in Florida (August 6, 2014) 

Health Subcommitee Chairman Joe Pitts on the #Path2Cures (August 4, 2014)

Committee Members Take 21st Century Cures From Coast to Coast (July 28, 2014)

Third Roundtable Examines Personalized Medicine and the #Path2Cures (July 23, 2014) 

#Path2Cures Requires Collaboration and Transparency (July 22, 2014)

21st Century Cures Roundtable on Personalized Medicine Scheduled for WEDNESDAY (July 18, 2014)

Subcommittees Team Up to Learn How 21st Century Technology Can Improve 21st Century Cures (July 17, 2014)

Highlights from 21st Century Technology for 21st Century Cures Testimony (July 17, 2014)

FDA and Patient Groups Take Center Stage as Part of Effort to Accelerate #Path2Cures  (July 11, 2014)

Health Subcommittee Examines Opportunities to Modernize Clinical Trials (July 9, 2014)

Twitter Guide for Next Week’s 21st Century Cures Roundtable – All Star Lineup Set for Digital Health Care Discussion (June 19, 2014)

21st Century Cures: Leveraging Technology to Accelerate the #Path2Cures (June 17, 2014)

Health Subcommittee Examines How Incentives Can Be Used to Accelerate #Path2Cures (June 11, 2014)

Latest White Paper Seeks Input from Patients and Advocates Regarding Gap Between Known Diseases and Available Treatmeants (May 16, 2014)

21st Century Cures Continues Seeking Feedback (May 12, 2014)

What They’re Saying on Social Media About Inagural 21st Century Cures Roundtable (May 9, 2014)

Upton and DeGette Begin First Public Conversation About How to Accelerate the #Path2Cures (May 6, 2014)

A Path to 21st Century Cures Also Creates a Path to a Stronger Economy (May 2, 2014)

Roundtable and White Paper A Part of 21st Century Cures (May 1, 2014)

A Path to 21st Century Cures (April 30, 2014)


Health (114th Congress)