BY CHRIS GAETANO Staff Writer
State Sen. Leonard Lance became U.S. Congressman Leonard Lance as he and 53 others from across the country were sworn in as members of the House of Representatives this week in Washington, D.C.
by Elaine Durbach
NJJN Bureau Chief/Central
January 15, 2009
The day he was sworn into office, Rep. Leonard Lance (R-Dist. 7) issued a statement expressing his unequivocal support for Israel.
In an interview with NJ Jewish News the next day, Jan. 8, Lance said, “Israel has every right to defend itself against the horrific attacks from Hamas.”
THE COURIER NEWS
By MARTIN C. BRICKETTO
U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance, R-Clinton Township, announced his appointment Thursday to a key U.S. House of Representatives committee that has played a lead role in addressing the country's economic crisis.