Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Economy and Tax Relief

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Nov 6, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, released the following statement after the Obama Administration rejected the Keystone XL pipeline:

“Rejecting the Keystone XL pipeline harms American consumers, American workers and our largest trading partner and ally Canada while helping our adversary China, which will undoubtedly benefit from the flow of Canadian crude west instead of into the United States.  The President’s decision today is irresponsible and Congress must overturn it.”

Nov 5, 2015 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 releasing the full text of the recently completed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement:

Oct 28, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today released the following statement after the U.S. House passed H.R. 1314, the Bipartisan Budget Act.  This two-year budget deal suspends the federal debt limit until March 2017 and breaks the 2011 budget caps for defense and non-defense programs: 

Oct 23, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON,D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today backed a budget tactic known as ‘reconciliation’ to knock down ObamaCare’s onerous tax provisions, set the stage for full replacement of the health law, lower the deficit and force the United States Senate to finally go on-the-record on numerous House bills that have been stymied by the filibuster.

Oct 19, 2015 Press Release

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), Vice Chair of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade, visited Thomas & Betts in Warren County as part of multi-stop tour for National Manufacturing Day.

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