"The biggest contribution I think that Ryan (White) made is, and I didn't know it at that time, that his legacy would be that people are getting their drugs and their treatment and that people are living with AIDS.
Ryan White: My Own Story (Signet): A touching tale of a courageous young man, his battle against fear and hatred, and his fight to educate the public about AIDS. "A story of tragedy and courage that should be reade by all."—Dallas Morning News/i.
In Congress passed the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act, which was signed by President Obama on October with Ryan White's mother looking on. This bill extends the Ryan White CARE Act for an additional four years.