On April 23rd, in an unprecedented action, US Senator Deb Fischer’s remarks to the senate floor drew the attention of the nation to the plight of children battling brain tumors. Never before has there been such a bright spot-light targeted at this ‘orphan disease’. Actions such as these help raise awareness about the disease and enable the country to rally behind this cause. For a copy of Senator Fischer’s remarks and video of her ‘call to action’, please visit “National Pediatric Cancer Awareness Day