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Apr 2, 2013

Congressman visits Rutgers center to urge restoration of federal funding into research, treatment of autism | Home News Tribune

When New Jersey Autism Director of Public Policy Bob Titus first took his now 30-year-old son to the Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center at Rutgers University in 1985, experts estimated that one in 500 American children had a disorder falling somewhere on the autism spectrum. Today, that figure is one in about 50.

Apr 2, 2013

Impact of the Sequester on Autism Research |

Congressman Frank Pallone tours the Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center at Rutgers to raise awareness about sequester budget cuts, and the impact on autism research.

Apr 2, 2013

Pallone Denounces Cuts to Research and Programs on World Autism Awareness Day

Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) marked World Autism Day by touring the Rutgers University, Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center (DDDC) and speaking out against the across the board budget cuts known as sequestration that slashed critical funding to autism research and programs.

Mar 26, 2013

Pallone Announces More than $1.8 Million to Piscataway for Sandy Cleanup

Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced $1,833,597 in federal funding to reimburse the Township of Piscataway for the cleanup and management of debris as a result of Superstorm Sandy.

Mar 18, 2013

Pallone Announces Historic Funding for Port Monmouth Flood Control Project

Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced that the Port Monmouth flood control project will be funded by Army Corps of Engineers with federal dollars from the Sandy relief package passed by Congress in January.