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Save RECA Press Conference

May 13, 2024

The press conference will feature remarks from RECA champions who are U.S. Representatives and Senators, as well as impacted community members from across the country.

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RECA extension and expansion await the U.S. House of Representatives

April 26, 2024

PSR urges the House to vote to expand the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act prior to June 7, when the existing RECA program expires altogether.

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Urge your U.S. Representative: Support RECA!

April 26, 2024
The Time To Act Is Now

The fate of RECA extension and expansion is now in the hands of the House of Representatives, where a vote is expected soon. Contact your member of Congress today!

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Critical funding for radiation victims is caught in a race against time

March 26, 2024

PSR will continue to stand with our neighbors and coalition partners to push for support from the House of Representatives.

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Nuclear Weapons Abolition Program’s 2023 Year in Review

December 15, 2023
Group standing outside the UN with sign reading "No nukes! No war! No warming!"

PSR’s Nuclear Weapons Abolition program worked tirelessly in 2023 to promote disarmament and achieve justice for nuclear-affected communities.

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House leaders deny justice to radiation exposure victims, but the struggle continues

December 14, 2023

This year, PSR and allied organizations have been fighting to expand and extend health benefits to impacted communities from U.S. nuclear weapons development and testing.

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Tina Cordova and the Tularosa Basin Downwinders Consortium 

November 21, 2023

On November 3 in Washington, DC, PSR bestowed a Health Hero Award upon Tina Cordova, co-founder of the Tularosa Basin Downwinders Consortium. In her acceptance speech, Cordova spoke about what Downwinders have experienced and the current debate in Congress over the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act.

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URGENT: Call Speaker Mike Johnson TODAY to support justice for nuclear affected communities

November 8, 2023
The Time To Act Is Now

INACTIVE – Make a call to the key decision-maker on the NDAA today and urge him to keep provisions to strengthen the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) in the bill.

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Democrat and Republican lawmakers join forces to say: “Expand the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act”

September 21, 2023

Democrat and Republican Senators and Representatives joined forces for a remarkable September 20 press event to express bipartisan support for expanding and extending the protections offered by the Radiation Exposure…

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Victims of radiation exposure experience rare win in U.S. Senate: What to know and how to help

August 25, 2023

The RECA Amendments of 2023 Act seeks to extend RECA for an additional 19 years and expand eligibility for victims of radiation exposure.

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