Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

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Jun 25, 2016 Press Release

FLEMINGTON, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement on the passing of former State Senator Raymond Bateman:

Jun 24, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) congratulated Mountainside resident Mary Cate Greeley for receiving the Congressional Gold Medal recently at a special ceremony in Washington.  The Congressional Award Gold Medal is the highest honor for youth service.  Mary Cate earned the award by setting achieving goals in public service, personal development and physical fitness. 

Jun 23, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today hailed the Supreme Court’s decision in United States v. Texas, which upholds the lower court’s decision that President Obama’s use of executive action to grant amnesty to illegal immigrants is unlawful:

Jun 20, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) issued the following statement in response to the Obama Administration’s decision to reverse course and release the Orlando shooter's full 9-1-1 call transcript:

Jun 20, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) called on President Obama to release the Orlando shooter's full, unredacted 9-1-1 call transcript, without censoring references to ISIS:

Jun 15, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) this morning helped secure passage of a major overhaul of the country’s mental health care system in the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  Lance is an original cosponsor of the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act and was key in ensuring this legislation passed through the committee system.

Jun 14, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today called for an increased focus on online radicalization in response to the Orlando terrorist attack.

Jun 12, 2016 Press Release

FLEMINGTON, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) issued the following statement on the Orlando terrorist attack:

May 26, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07)  introduced legislation today in the House of Representatives that would permit the President of the United States to award David Dunnels White the Medal of Honor posthumously for the act of gallantry during the Civil War.  White is an ancestor of the White Family of Lebanon, New Jersey. 

May 25, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced that the Zufall Health Center in Dover has secured a $3.2 million federal grant through the Department of Health and Human Services.  Lance, a member of the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee, has helped lead the effort in Congress to preserve and protect community health centers.

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