Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey
  • Lance Votes to Override Presidential Veto of 9/11 Justice Bill

    Congressman Lance today supported a historic override of the President’s veto of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA). JASTA marks the first time a veto by President Obama has been overridden.
  • House Votes: No More Ransom To Iran

    Congressman Lance helped secure passage of two bills this week to confront Iran – H.R., 5931 the Prohibiting Future Ransom Payments to Iran Act and H.R. 5461, the Iranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act. H.R. 5931 mirrors legislation Lance authored to stop American tax dollars from going to Iran. And Lance wrote a provision of H.R. 5461 to ensure monitoring of the finances and assets of the leadership of Iran’s nuclear program.
  • Lance Visits Mine Hill Day

    Congressman Lance stopped by Mine Hill Day to greet residents and thank members of the First Aid Squad.
  • House Votes To Protect Customers' Online Reviews

    Congressman Lance secured passage of his Consumer Review Fairness Act in an unanimous vote in the U.S House. The legislation will allow Americans to exercise their First Amendment rights regarding consumer experiences without fear of retribution.
  • Lance: Time To Fix Rahway River Flooding

    Congressman Lance joined U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (NJ) and Colonel David A. Caldwell, Commander of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (New York District), for a site visit on the proposed solution to end chronic flooding of the Rahway River.