BrainPAC is the American Academy of Neurology's political action committee (PAC) dedicated to representing the interests of AAN members in Washington, DC. Since 2007, BrainPAC has helped educate federal legislators on vital issues affecting neurologists and has increased the Academy's profile and influence among key congressional decision-makers. BrainPAC is an essential tool in the Academy's efforts to advocate on behalf of neurologists, their patients, and their profession.
- BrainPAC is the only PAC in Washington, DC, dedicated solely to neurology.
- Since its inception, 2,400 AAN members have invested more than $1,100,000 in BrainPAC.
- A bipartisan organization, BrainPAC has contributed more than $500,000 to individuals on both sides of the aisle who ran for election in 2012, including several first time candidates.
- During the 2012 congressional election, 89 percent of candidates supported by BrainPAC went on to win their elections.
A strong BrainPAC will take neurology's influence to the next level during the 2013-2014 election cycle.
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