Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Economy and Tax Relief

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Sep 17, 2014 Press Release

Years Long Effort to Audit the Federal Reserve Passes House

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today praised House passage of H.R. 24, the Federal Reserve Transparency Act, which will require government audits of Federal Reserve monetary policy, as well as scrutinize figures the central bank has lent and will lend to specific banks. 

Sep 16, 2014 Press Release

Effort Sees New Momentum Nine Years Since Last Vote

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced he has joined a coalition of thirty lawmakers asking the leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives to bring to a vote a repeal of  the federal estate tax, or “Death Tax.” 

Jul 15, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) joined an overwhelming bipartisan House majority today in reauthorizing the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act, which would make the ban on Internet access taxes permanent.

New taxes to access e-mail and other Internet services is the last thing our economy needs right now.  Enactment of a permanent moratorium on Internet access taxes will allow American consumers and small businesses to continue to grow and thrive in our Nation’s digital economy,” said Lance.

Jul 15, 2014 Op-Eds

The U.S. House of Representatives passed two more jobs bills this week that continue to give employers the tools they need to hire more workers.

May 9, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC-- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4438, the American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014 – legislation to simplify how America’s tax system supports research and development.