Obama Signs Bill That Directs Taxpayer Funding of Political Conventions To Childhood Cancer ResearchAn act that will redirect taxpayer funding for presidential campaigns and conventions to pediatric medical research is being signed into law at the White House today.
Congress Heeds Dying Va. Girl's Call on Research Two weeks before she died from brain cancer last October, tiny 10-year-old Gabriella Miller of Leesburg, Va., delivered a message on YouTube to Congress: "Stop talking and start doing."
Pediatric Medical Research Bill Named for Virginia Girl on the House FloorAn act that would eliminate taxpayer funding for presidential campaigns and conventions and redirect it to funding to pediatric medical research is on the floor of the House of Representatives today.
Loudoun County Cancer Awareness Crusader Dead at Age 10Gabriella Miller, a 10-year-old Loudoun County girl who spent her year-long battle with brain cancer helping to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, died Saturday night.