Who can endorse the bill and how


We are continuing to seek the formal support of any applicable entity, such as:

Foundations / Nonprofits / Advocacy Organizations / Prominent Doctors and Researchers /
Treatment Clinics / Training Schools / Manufacturers / Suppliers of Lymphedema Treatment Products

How to endorse the bill:

You will need to send two letters – one for the Senate and one for the House.

Please address your Senate letter to:

The Honorable Maria Cantwell
511 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
 – and – 
The Honorable Chuck Grassley
135 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Please address your House letter to:

The Honorable Dave Reichert
1127 Longworth HOB
Washington, DC 20515
 – and – 
The Honorable Earl Blumenauer
1111 Longworth HOB
Washington, DC 20515

Your letter must include language similar to “On behalf of xyz organization, I’m writing to inform you that our organization would like to offer its formal endorsement of  the Lymphedema Treatment Act (HR930/S497).” Anything you choose to say in addition to this is up to you, but preferably you should offer some explanation regarding your interest in or connection to this legislation.

Please send your endorsement letters via email attachment to Heather Ferguson, Lymphedema Advocacy Group’s Executive Director, and she will forward them to the appropriate offices:
Heather@LymphedemaTreatmentAct.org  

Subject Line: Endorsement for the Lymphedema Treatment Act  

Congressman Kissell with Heather Ferguson and her son Dylan who was born with lymphedema

 Congressman Larry Kissell, our original bill sponsor,
with the Lymphedema Advocacy Group’s Founder and Executive Director
Heather Ferguson and her son Dylan, who was born with lymphedema.