Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

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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

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

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

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.

Sep 19, 2016 Press Release

WESTFIELD, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement after Linden, N.J. police arrested 28-year-old Ahmad Khan Rahami in connection with explosions in New York City and New Jersey:

Sep 15, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today released the following statement after the U.S. House passed H.R. 5351, legislation to prohibit the transfer of any individual detained at U.S. Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba:

Sep 14, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today hailed passage of reforms to the Department of Veterans Affairs, including passage of his bipartisan VA Regional Office Accountability Act.

Sep 12, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), Vice Chair of the Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade Subcommittee, secured passage of his Consumer Review Fairness Act in an unanimous vote in the U.S House. The legislation will allow Americans to exercise their First Amendment rights regarding consumer experiences without fear of retribution.

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