Please help us make one final push to get Illinois Representative Danny Davis who signed a similar letter last year to sign on to this letter.
(Link to the letter) http://americanheart.org/presenter.jhtml?identifier=3066307 This letter is being circulated by the Co-chairs of the Congressional Heart and Stroke Coalition.
The deadline is TODAY.
Chicago Office (773) 533-7520
Washington D.C. Office (202) 225-5006
Some facts you should know when calling Rep.Davis' office to ask him to sign on to the letter:
-The National Institutes of Health invests only 4 percent of its budget on heart research and a mere 1 percent on stroke research.
-Cardiovascular disease remain the No.1 killer in each state, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides just 14 states with resources to implement its Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Program
-To sign this letter, please contact by May 28th Mina Addo in Senator Dorgan’s office (Mina_Addo@dorgan.senate.gov or 2244-2551), Katie Oppenheim in Senator Crapo’s office (Katie_Oppenheim@crapo.senate.gov or 224-6142), Amy Fisher in Representative Capps’ office (Amy.Fisher@mail.house.gov or 225-3601) or Becky Wolfkiel in Representative Platts’ office (Rebeccah.Wolfkiel@mail.house.gov or 225-5836).