Wednesday, Senator Specter (R-PA) and Senator Harkin (D-IA) introduced a budget amendment that would increase funding to the NIH (National Institutes of Health) by $2.2 billion. They could be voting on this amendment as soon as tomorrow (Friday). Please take the time to email your senators and encourage them to vote for this amendment. You can send a prewritten message through the C3: Colorectal Cancer Coalition website by going here. It only takes a couple of minutes. Thanks!