Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Economy and Tax Relief

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Feb 10, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today addressed the taxpayer advocacy organization Americans for Tax Reform (ATR) at its Washington, D.C. headquarters.  During the visit Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist praised Lance for his efforts to bring fiscal responsibility and accountability to Washington, including the Seventh District lawmaker’s successful efforts to stop a taxpayer-funded bailout of insurance companies under ObamaCare. 

Feb 9, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today released the following statement after President Obama unveiled his budget proposal:

“The President announced a budget plan today that raises taxes on every single American.  His budget plan does not balance – ever –  and does nothing to improve our economy or create jobs, preserve our Nation’s entitlement programs for future retirees or fund our national security to the levels needed in an increasingly dangerous world.  I will staunchly oppose it.”   

Feb 5, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement on the Obama Administration’s proposal to add a $10 tax on every barrel of oil:

Feb 4, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), Vice Chair of the Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade Subcommittee, released the following statement in reaction to the Obama Administration signing the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement:

Feb 3, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today backed H.R. 1675, the Capital Markets Improvement Act, which will ease regulations on access to capital for start-ups and entrepreneurs.