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National MS Society Public Policy Conference

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We are MS activists, speaking with one clear voice to raise awareness about multiple sclerosis and educate elected officials on the needs of people affected by MS. When we raise our voices together, share our stories, and connect with our elected officials to urge action, we can make systemic change. MS activists have always played an important role in driving change for people with MS and beyond. 

The National MS Society’s 2022 Public Policy Conference was held on March 7 and activites were able to advocate for change on important policy issues affecting the MS community. 
 
Did you attend the conference live? We want to hear from you! Take our short survey here. 

Contact Your Members of Congress

Affordable Insurance and Prescription Drugs
Ask: Prioritize policies to make insurance and prescription drug prices more affordable and accessible. Contact your members of Congress HERE. MS Research
Act: $22 million in funding for the MS Research Program at the Department of Defense in FY 2023. Contact your members of Congress HERE.

Capitol Hill visits

Research Your Members of Congress: Visit Congress.gov to look up their voting record.

Scheduling and Preparing for Capitol Hill Visits:
  • Each state has a designated point-person managing the scheduling for that state’s Capitol Hill visits. Please contact your state government relations staff person for more information - contact us at msactivist@nmss.org if you have any questions. 
After Your Capitol Hill Visits:

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