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Congressman Chris Smith: Lyme & TBD Testimony

March 27, 2019

House Appropriations Committee

Labor, Health and Human Services, Education Member Day Hearing

1:00:30 to 1:02:20 (Lyme & TBD Discussion)

Congressman Smith (NJ) testifies about working with Pat Smith and the Lyme community since 1992, pushing for an advisory committee since 1998, how language finally got put into 21st century cures act and the first report by this (Working Group) advisory committee came out in 2018. It was a “block buster of missed opportunity” over the years and an invitation to all of us to increase efforts and funding.