Policy & Advocacy Past News

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— April 17, 2019

    In this week's Washington Weekly, take action and tell your representative to cosponsor and pass H.R. 728.

  • AACN Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— April 10, 2019

    In this week's Washington Weekly, Legislation was introduced in Congress to support heroic WWII cadet nurses; Apply for the 2019 Nurse Corps Scholarship Program; and Nursing Now USA joins the global campaign to elevate nurses.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— April 03, 2019

    In this week's Washington Weekly, read AACN's Dear Colleague letter for Title VIII funding, and join National Public Health Week 2019.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— March 20, 2019

    In this week's Washington Weekly, learn more about All of Us Research, urge your representative to support Title VIII, and get details about AACN's Spring Advocacy Day events.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— March 13, 2019

    In this week's Washington Weekly,  AACN opposes the President's FY2020 budget cuts and the NCC welcomes the 116th Congress.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— March 06, 2019

    In this week's Washington Weekly, don't miss the upcoming webinar on the Student Policy Summit, and check out our Hill Day Hub for online advocacy.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— February 27, 2019

    In this week's Washington Weekly, find out more about AACN's upcoming Hill Day, register for the 2019 Student Policy Summit, and more.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— February 20, 2019

    AACN partnered with the National Institutes of Health to award $215,000 in grants to 17 nursing schools across the country. The schools received funding through the AACN Mini-Grants Awards Program to raise awareness of All of Us Research Program with the end goal of increasing participation of underrepresented communities in biomedical research. This story map showcases the great impact these grants have had in our communities.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— February 13, 2019

    In this week's Washington Weekly, make sure you reserve your seat at the 2019 Student Policy Summit, and check out HRSA's Nursing Workforce Development Programs.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— February 06, 2019

    In this week's Washington Weekly, learn more about higher education reform, available on-demand webinars, and the NHSC Substance Use Disorder LRP.