Issues Affecting American Indians in Tennessee
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mandated 3 Native American representatives
  • Michael Lynch, West Tennessee (2008-12)
         member, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
  • Pat Cummins, Middle Tennessee (2004-08)
         descendant, Cherokee
  • Mark Cantrell, Middle Tennessee (2010-14)
         unknown tribal affiliation
  •   TN Historical Commission
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  • Brent A. Cox (2008-2012)
    444 Cades Atwood Road
    Milan, Tennessee 38358
    731-723-9994

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    Stop McCain's Anti-Supplement Legislation

    http://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/337839958?z00m=19830084


    Stop McCain's Anti-Supplement Legislation

    Target: U.S. Senate
    Sponsored by: Alliance for Natural Health USA

    Senator McCain introduced a new bill that threatens access to dietary and health supplements many Americans depend on.

    It would repeal key protections in the 1994 Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA) and give the FDA sweeping new powers.

    Senator McCain's bill, called the "Dietary Supplement Safety Act", would likely mean drastically fewer supplements available and higher prices.

    The public outcry has gotten Senator McCain's attention, but time is running out. A final big push could change McCain's mind and put on the brakes in Congress.

    Please take a moment and send the U.S. Senators a message urging them NOT to co-sponsor or support Senator McCain's bill. With your help there's a good chance we can halt this harmful anti-supplement legislation.


    deadline: Ongoing...
    goal: 25,000
    8,668
    signatures!

    Send your letter


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