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TRENTON, N. J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) proudly accepted the Honorable Bob Franks Public Service Award from the HealthCare Institute of New Jersey on Friday in a special ceremony in Trenton. The HealthCare Institute of New Jersey (HINJ), a trade association for the research-based biopharmaceutical and medical technology industry, selected Lance for his accomplished record on public health matters and his work on the House Energy and Commerce Committee and its Health Subcommittee.
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.
WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) this week backed H.R. 3243, the ‘PACE Innovation Act,’ which updates the Program of All-Inclusive Care for Elderly (PACE) under Medicare to potentially include new patients with rare and chronic conditions. The legislation was authored by fellow New Jersey Rep. Chris Smith and Lance was an original co-sponsor, guiding the bill through the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee.
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MORRIS COUNTY, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) this week was honored by the Mental Health Association of Morris County for his work in Washington on mental health care policy. The award presentation took place at the Food for Thought Celebration in Whippany where Lance and other community leaders were honored.