Agribusiness Company to Pay for Toxic Waste on Idaho Tribal Land

Agribusiness Company to Pay for Toxic Waste on Idaho Tribal Land

FMC Corp. must pay for storing toxic waste on the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes Indian Reservation in Fort Hall, Idaho. Click Here to view the Washington Post article.

CDC Releases Notice for Public Comment on Re-structuring of Cancer Cluster Guidelines

The CDC is asking for public comment on the re-structuring of cancer cluster guidelines in accordance with Trevor’s Law.  You can CLICK HERE and follow the link at the end of the first paragraph to submit your comment!

Rising Cancer Deaths Among Veterans

The number of veteran deaths from illnesses and cancer is on the rise. Click Here for the story.

Despite Overwhelming Evidence, Health Departments Still Give Excuses for not Implementing Trevor’s Law

It is unclear why state health departments will not push for the implementation of Trevor’s Law, almost three years after being signed by the President.  But one thing is clear, they keep coming up with excuses.  To see more from Franklin, Indiana and their battle to get Trevor’s Law implemented Click Here.

Toxic Chemicals at Colorado Military Basis

Toxic Chemicals at Colorado Military Basis

Army Staff Sgt. Samuel Fortune came home from Iraq only to discover many of his neighbors, all living around military basis, were coming down with life-threatening illnesses.  Click Here for the story.

Senator Joe Donnelly and Franklin, Indiana mom’s pushing for EPA Takeover of Investigation into Contaminated Sites

Senator Joe Donnelly and Franklin, Indiana moms Stacie Davidson and Kari Rhinehart call on EPA to take over childhood cancer cluster investigation after the Indiana Department of Environmental Management fails to provide answers to the growing epidemic of childhood cancer in Johnson County.  Click Here for the podcast with Stacie and Kari.

Contaminated Sights in Franklin, Indiana Continue to Exist without Cleanup

The community of Johnson County, Indiana, which we have worked closely with for years, has one of the biggest environmental contamination problems in this country. Yet continues to exist without cleanup.  CLICK HERE for the latest from Johnson County.

Senator Donnelly Sends Letter to HHS on Trevor’s Law Provision

The Senator who led the fight to get the 1 million dollar Trevor’s Law provision in the spending bill passed, Joe Donnelly, has sent a letter to HHS Secretary Alex Azar.  Senator Donnelly’s letter requests timely attention to this matter and for HHS to work with impacted communities to update the cancer cluster guidelines.

Trevor’s Law Amendment Signed into Law

Efforts to add an amendment to the appropriations bill to allocate $1 million for the implementation of Trevor’s Law led by Senator Joe Donnelly with Senator Mike Crapo have proven to be successful! TREVOR’S LAW AMENDMENT BECOMES LAW!

Indiana Childhood Cancer Survivors Share Their Stories in Honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Fox 59 in Indiana shares the stories of several childhood cancer survivors in honor of childhood cancer awareness month.  Click Here for the story.