2010 Public Interest News
September 2010 Policy Update
Public Interest Government Relations Office updates on federal policy issues, including immigration, Minority Fellowship Program, Juvenile Justice, convention activities, health reform, homelessness, marriage equality, Navy Psychology Day and PsycAdvocates Day 2011
May 2010 Policy Update
Public Interest Government Relations Office updates on federal policy issues, including leadership changes for APA's PI-GRO, the Healthy Media for Youth Act, the Department of Defense DADT policy change, the re-authorization of K-12 Education Law, and much more.
PI-GRO Health Reform Overview — March 2010
The landmark health care reform reflects over a year of tireless advocacy by the APA Public Interest, Education, and Science Government Relations Offices; Executive Office; and several coalitions. These efforts included drafting and reviewing legislative language; meetings and correspondence with key members of Congress and their staff, the White House, and the Executive Branch agencies; and grassroots advocacy by APA and coalition members.
February 2010 Policy Update
Public Interest Government Relations Office updates on federal policy issues, including juvenile justice priorities, mental health workforce needs, and the public interest policy internship.