One of Whitney Dafoe's grade school/middle school/high school classmates has created a petition to the U.S. Senate Appropriations committee. Her petition is to: Staff Director/Clerk, U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations Laura Friedel Professional Staff, U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations Chol Pak Democratic Staff Director, Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, HHS & Education Alex Keenan Professional Staff, U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations Lisa Bernhardt Her letter asks: Help Find a Cure for Whitney Dafoe and others like him! Reinstate Federal Research Funding for ME/CFS. Whitney's mom said their goal was 500 signatures but they already have 361 in the last day or so. If you have a moment, please sign. Thank you! https://www.change.org/p/laura-friedel-chol-pak-alex-keenan-lisa-bernhardt-help-find-a-cure-for-whitney-dafoe-and-others-like-him-reinstate-federal-research-funding-for-me-cfs?