Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey
  • Lance Celebrates Civic Honors with Meade Twins

    Congressman Lance this weekend joined twins Thomas and Kelly Meade of Clark to celebrate their achievements of receiving the Eagle Scout and the Gold Award respectively. Thomas is currently a senior at Seton Hall Prep in West Orange and Kelly is a senior at Mount Saint Mary’s Academy in Watchung.
  • Lance Thanks Public Educators

    Congressman Lance spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday to recognize and commend our Nation's Public Educators and to express his gratitude for their service to the country.
  • Lance Presented with American for the Arts Award

    Congressman Lance was chosen as American for the Art's 2018 Public Leadership in the Arts Award. Congressman Lance was selected for this honor in recognition of his ongoing commitment and support for the Arts.
  • Lance Honored by the National Humanities Alliance

    Congressman Lance this week was presented with the National Humanities Alliance Award for Distinguished Public Service to the Humanities. The annual award is presented to a Member of Congress and is designed to recognize those lawmakers who provide ongoing, invaluable support of the National Endowment for the Humanities and other cultural resources in Congress
  • In The News: Lance Pushes Trump to Enforce Russian Sanctions

    "U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance is introducing legislation requiring the Trump Administration to enforce the sanctions against Russia.The Directing Implementation of Sanctions and Accountability for Russian Mischief (DISARM) Act holds Russia accountable for election meddling by enforcing stalled sanctions, according to a news release. Lance, a Republican representing Congressional District 7 in New Jersey, teamed with Congresswoman Karen Bass, a Democrat representing California, and Congressman Denny Heck, a Democrat representing Washington, who is a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, to introduce legislation requiring the Trump Administration to enforce the congressionally mandated sanctions against the Russian government for election meddling."