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SurgeonsPAC Launches New Activities at Clinical Congress 2019

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As the countdown to Clinical Congress 2019 continues, the American College of Surgeons Professional Association Political Action Committee (ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC) will launch new activities to increase contributors, recognize existing VIP members, and raise awareness about the importance of electing the right candidates to Congress. Through a campaign titled Race to a New Congress, 2019 contributors are invited to recruit new SurgeonsPAC members or nominate a strong PAC advocate to be featured at the Clinical Congress PAC booth and in various College publications. The campaign will run through October 11, and participants will be entered to win either a grand prize or SurgeonsPAC-branded giveaways. Resident and Fellow Bingo also will be available to attendees who want to become more involved. Bingo cards will be available at the SurgeonsPAC booth located in the Moscone Center (South Lobby, Ground Level), and completed cards will be entered to win a $250 Amazon gift card. To learn more or to sign up to participate in the Race to a New Congress campaign, contact SurgeonsPAC staff at surgeonspac@facs.org.

Note: Contributions to ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes. Contributions are voluntary, and all members of ACSPA have the right to refuse to contribute without reprisal. Federal law prohibits ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC from accepting contributions from foreign nations. By law, if your contributions are made using a personal check or credit card, ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC may only use your contribution to support candidates in federal elections. All corporate contributions to ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC will be used for educational and administrative fees of ACSPA and other activities permissible under federal law. Federal law requires ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC to use its best efforts to collect and report the name, mailing address, occupation, and the name of the employer of individuals whose contributions exceed $200 in a calendar year. ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC is a program of the ACSPA, which is exempt from federal income tax under section 501c (6) of the Internal Revenue Code.

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