Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

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Jul 15, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) issued the following statement on the attack in Nice, France:

Jul 14, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement after the U.S. House passed the Iran Accountability Act.

Jul 13, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), Vice Chair of the Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade Subcommittee, saw his legislation, the Consumer Review Fairness Act,  advance out of the House Energy and Commerce Committee in a unanimous vote.

Jul 11, 2016 Press Release

WESTFIELD, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced he will host his 39th  in-person town hall meeting on Tuesday, July 19 beginning at 5:30pm at the Chester Township Courtroom.

Jul 8, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) saw his legislative package confronting drug abuse pass the U.S. House of Representatives today in a 407-4 vote.  Lance served on the conference committee that merged the House-passed and Senate-passed bills and helped guide the final deal to passage today.

Jul 8, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement on the attack on Dallas law enforcement:  

“I am horrified about last night’s ambush of Dallas law enforcement.  Every day in this country law enforcement personnel put their lives and safety on the line to protect and serve.  Let us grieve for all the victims and their families.

Jul 7, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), co-chair of the Congressional Israel Caucus and one of the leading opponents of the Iran nuclear deal, successfully secured passage of an amendment to a spending measure that would eliminate the possibility of the Obama Administration’s granting Iran access to the U.S. dollar.

Jul 6, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) and his Energy and Commerce Committee colleagues secured a major legislative victory on Wednesday when the U.S. House of Representatives passed landmark reforms to the country’s mental health care system in an overwhelming vote of 422-2.  The Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act (H.R. 2646) now moves to the U.S.

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Jun 29, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) welcomed Sanjana Rao to the United States Capitol recently for the annual Congressional Art Competition showcase.  Rao, 17, was selected as the winner of the Seventh Congressional District contest for her piece, Thoughts of Coffee on You.  She earned the chance to visit Washington, D.C.

Jun 28, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement after the U.S. House Select Committee on Benghazi issued an initial report on the terrorist attack on the United States Consulate in Benghazi, Libya:

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