U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) spoke on the Senate floor today in support of the 21st Century Cures Act, bipartisan legislation to accelerate the discovery and development of new cures and treatments for rare disorders, cancer, Alzheimer’s and many other diseases impacting millions of American families every year. The bill also includes funding for biomedical research at the National Institute of Health (NIH), assistance for mental health efforts, provisions to accelerate the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) approval and drug development processes, and funding to fight opioid abuse and suicides. It also includes provisions Sen. Moran has supported to help rural hospitals in Kansas.