Sept 10, 2014
Breakthrough Lyme Disease research bill clears house
New Jersey’s Lyme disease abundant climate has given way to an unprecedented bill that seeks to formally identify and address the medical affliction.
The bill, which passed unanimously through the House in a voice-vote this week, would be the first federal law of its kind. It is now in the hands of the Senate.
May 1, 2013
N.J. Congressman urges action on Lyme Disease legislation, says more research needed
U.S. Rep. Chris Smith has been struggling for 15 years to increase the nation’s awareness and improve scientists’ understanding of Lyme Disease and other tick-bourne illnesses.