Federal Advocacy

ASHA's Federal and Political Advocacy Team advocates on legislative and regulatory issues related to the professions at the federal level. Legislative issues focus on introducing a bill into law while regulatory issues focus on the regulations related to a law.

Learn about the legislative issues that ASHA is advocating for with members of Congress.

Federal Regulatory Issues

Public Policy Agenda

Speak Out, Be Heard


ASHA-PAC provides financial support to candidate committees for the U.S. House and Senate that recognize the importance of speech-language pathology and audiology services.

Take Action!

Take Action! Voice support for legislative efforts on behalf of the professions.

Capitol Hill

See what  ASHA's Capitol Hill Day is all about in this video.

Grassroots Advocacy

ASHA's grassroots advocacy program focuses on ASHA member advocacy. Visiting and writing your elected representatives on a regular basis is the best way to keep them informed about the issues that are important to you!

Additional Federal Advocacy Resources

ASHA Corporate Partners