Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

Oct 17, 2016 Press Release
Eve Vitale of Mountainside: “Congressman Lance is a friend of senior citizens.”

MOUNTAINSIDE, N.J.

Oct 17, 2016 Press Release
Nearly 425k will go toward community building

Phillipsburg, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) recently visited the Northwest New Jersey Community Action Partnership, Inc (NORWESCAP) in Phillipsburg to announce the organization was awarded a $425,000 federal grant.  The Congressman was joined at the presentation by Phillipsburg Mayor Stephen Ellis and trustees of NORWESCAP.

Oct 12, 2016 Press Release

KENILWORTH, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) visited a Kenilworth dialysis center this month to meet with patients, family members and staff to see first-hand the benefits of the Choice Act – legislation Lance supports to improve care for the nearly 20,000 dialysis patients in New Jersey.

Sep 30, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) issued the following statement on the Obama Administration’s reported secret agreements with Iran:

Sep 28, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced that the completion of the Rahway River Basin Flood Risk Management Feasibility Study has been authorized in the U.S.

Sep 28, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today supported a historic override of the President’s veto of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA).  JASTA marks the first time a veto by President Obama has been overridden.  

Sep 23, 2016 Press Release
Lance Measure Targets Nuclear Finances

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) helped secure passage of two bills this week to confront Iran – H.R., 5931 the Prohibiting Future Ransom Payments to Iran Act and H.R. 5461, the Iranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act.

Sep 21, 2016 Press Release
Somerset Sheriff Office’s Phone Number Previously ‘Spoofed’

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) secured passage of H.R. 2669, the Anti-Spoofing Act, through the U.S.

Sep 21, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) tonight supported H.R. 5859, the Community Counterterrorism Preparedness Act, which passed the U.S. House on the heels of three acts of terror that struck the United States over the weekend.

Sep 20, 2016 Press Release
Visits Bernardsville Construction Site To Accept ‘Defender of Housing Award’

BERNARDSVILLE, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) visited Bernardsville this week to accept the Defender of Housing Award from the National Association of Home Builders and the Metropolitan Builders and Contractors Association of New Jersey.

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