I know that this is somewhat political, but the vast majority of CP/IP patients rely on the federal government to survive (SNAP, Meals on Wheels, SSI, SSDI, Medicare, Medicaid, CHIP, etcetera) and these services are threatened by the government shutdown. Anything that can be done to end this helps us and the standard petitions are being ignored.
House Speaker John Boehner must act like an adult and stand up to tantrum-throwing, infantile Republicans to call a vote on a clean budget resolution and end the GOP shutdown. For every person who signs the petition, CREDO will send Boehner a pacifier. To read more and/or add your name now: