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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.
New Jersey Among States to See New Resources, Tools
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.
Payne, Lance Lead Group of 94 House Members in Urging CMS to Protect Access to Live-Saving Colorectal Cancer Screenings
WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bipartisan group of 94 House members, led by Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) and Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), sent a letter to the acting administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), Andrew Slavitt, expressing concerns about proposed cuts in Medicare payments for colorectal cancer screenings and colonoscopies.