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Press Release – Tennessee Cancer Patients Denied Coverage for Proton Therapy by Governor’s Veto

Press release issued by Tennessee Cancer Patient Coalition
Contact: Don Denton – (865) 437-9545

90.3 FM WPLN News – Nashville Public Radio

News coverage and interview with SB367 Sponsor, Sen. Mark Green
Contact: Blake Farmea – (615) 760-2034

WATE TV – ABC: Governor Haslam issues rare veto on proton therapy bill

News coverage and interview with Tom Welch, President – Provision CARES Proton Therapy Knoxville
Contact: Joe Creed – (865) 637-6397

WVLT TV – CBS: Health care advocates: Gov. Haslam’s veto on proton therapy bill ‘flawed’

News coverage and interview with Tom Welch, President – Provision CARES Proton Therapy Knoxville
Contact: Amanda Hara – (865) 450-8880

WBIR TV – NBC: Provision president disappointed in Haslam’s veto of proton therapy insurance bill

News coverage and interview with Tom Welch, President – Provision CARES Proton Therapy Knoxville
Contact: Jenna – (865) 719-0800

WBIR TV – NBC: Gov. Bill Haslam vetoes alternative cancer treatment bill

News coverage and interview with Tom Welch, President – Provision CARES Proton Therapy Knoxville
Contact: Jenna – (865) 719-0800

The Tennessean: Gov. Bill Haslam vetoes alternative cancer treatment bill

Contact: Joel Ebert – (615) 7720-1681 or Elaina Sauber – (615) 571-1172

The Tennessean: 5 Bills Gov. Haslam has vetoed

Contact: Joel Ebert – (615) 7720-1681 or Elaina Sauber – (615) 571-1172

Nashville Business Journal: Governor vetoes bill that would have benefited new Franklin cancer center

Contact: Joel Stinnett – jstinnett@bizjournals.com or (615) 846-4258

Chattanooga Times Free Press: Haslam vetoes bill requiring state pay for alternative cancer treatment

Contact: Andy Sher – (615) 255-0550

USNews and World Report: Tennessee Governor Vetoes Cancer Proton Therapy Bill

TN Journal’s Humphrey on the Hill: Haslam vetoes proton therapy bill

Contact: Erik Schelzig – eschelzig@blr.com

WKRN TV – ABC: Gov. Haslam vetoes cancer proton therapy bill

Contact: Elbert Tucker – (615) 369-7236