Policy & Advocacy Past News

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— September 23, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: AACN Participates in Rally for Medical Research’s Virtual Hill Day; House Passes Continuing Resolution Spending Bill; AACN’s Webinar on NIDA Grant Opportunity; and Updates from the Department of Education.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— September 16, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: AACN’s Participation in the Research!America’s 2020 Virtual National Health Research Forum; NIH Welcomes New NINR Director, Dr. Shannon Zenk; COVID-19 Legislative and Advocacy Updates.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— September 09, 2020

    Inside this special Advocacy edition of Washington Weekly: Urge Congress to Pass the Future Advancement of Academic Nursing (FAAN) Act (S.4396/H.R.7945); Urge your Senators to Cosponsor and Pass the Strengthening America’s Health Care Readiness Act (S. 4055); and Support World War II Cadet Nurses.  

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— September 02, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: Join AACN for a Webinar on the Future Advancement of Academic Nursing (FAAN) Act; Trump Administration to Deliver 150 Million Rapid COVID-19 Tests This Year; Nursing Voices, Nursing Votes: Counting Down to the 2020 Election.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— August 26, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: CARES Act Funding Available for Institutions of Higher Education; Senate Republicans Put Forward ‘Skinny’ COVID-19 Relief Package; Save the Date: NIDA Grant Opportunity to Elevate Your Career and Help the Community.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— August 19, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: COVID-19 Policy Update: Federal Partnerships and Agency Action; AACN Attends Virtual Events on COVID-19’s Impact on Higher Education and Public Health.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— August 12, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: Continued Support for Future Advancement of Academic Nursing (FAAN) Act; COVID-19 Legislative Update: AACN’S Coalition Activity; and AACN Attends Virtual Event on Advancing Racial Equity by Promoting Health.  

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— August 05, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: BREAKING NEWS: Congress Introduces Legislation Investing in Nursing Education and Infrastructure; COVID-19 Legislative and Policy Update; and FY 2021 LHHS-ED Appropriations Bill Passes in Minibus Spending Package.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— July 29, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: COVID-19 Legislative and Policy Update: COVID-19 Proposal Released and Public Health Emergency Renewed; Stakeholder Engagement Opportunity: CDC Forums on the Management of Acute and Chronic Pain; and Continue Your Advocacy During the August Recess.

  • AACN's Guide to Virtual Advocacy 2020

    Advocacy— July 29, 2020

    Even in unprecedented times, your Members of Congress still need to hear from you. Virtually connect with your legislators to discuss important topics currently impacting your community and our nation.