Urge Your Representative to Join the Congressional Kidney Caucus!

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The Congressional Kidney Caucus was founded in 2002 to educate Members of Congress and the American people about chronic kidney disease and the role of the federal government in providing care to the millions of Americans suffering from kidney disease.  Today, the bipartisan Caucus continues to advocate on behalf kidney patients and raise awareness in Congress of the need for the early detection and prevention of chronic kidney disease.  Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) and Congressman Tom Marino (R-PA) currently serve as the Co-Chairs of the Caucus.

Send a personalized letter to your Member of Congress today and ask that he or she join the Congressional Kidney Caucus to show support for the millions of Americans living with, or at risk of developing, kidney disease!


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If you take action and are not already a member of the American Kidney Fund's Advocacy Network, you will become a member of the Advocacy Network and begin to receive periodic updates and communications about policy issues affecting kidney patients.


Join the Fight Against Kidney Disease!

Dear [Decision Maker],

The bipartisan Congressional Kidney Caucus plays a vital role in ensuring that the necessary federal resources are devoted toward the early detection and prevention of kidney disease, and that those Americans living with kidney disease have access to quality, affordable coverage.

Please show your support for the millions of Americans living with, or at risk of developing, kidney disease by joining the Congressional Kidney Caucus today! To join, contact Co-Chairs Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) or Congressman Tom Marino (R-PA).

[Your Name]
[Your Address]
[City, State ZIP]