Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Economy and Tax Relief

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Feb 2, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today released the following statement on the President's Fiscal Year 2016 Budget:

“The President’s budget proposal does nothing to tackle our record 18 trillion dollar national debt that is impeding our economy’s ability to grow.  The budget doesn’t balance – ever, ignoring budget caps this President signed into law and making commitments for programs and expenditures with no plan on how to pay for them. 

Jan 8, 2015 Press Release

House Passes Bill To Restore Traditional Definition of Full-Time Employment Under Obamacare

  WASHINGTON, D.C.  Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today joined a strong bipartisan majority in the House of Representatives in passing H.R. 30, the "Save American Workers Act," which would restore the traditional definition of full-time employment to 40 hours per week under Obamacare.

Jan 6, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) is proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.  It is the initial piece of legislation Lance has introduced during the 114th Congress, which convened for the first time today.

Dec 12, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today released a statement following House passage of H.R. 83, which funds the majority of the federal government through September 30, 2015 consistent with the Ryan-Murray budget agreement.

Oct 28, 2014 Press Release

WESTFIELD, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) has been named a ‘Champion of Manufacturing’ for his pro job-creating policies to rebuild the American manufacturing industry and for his work on the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade.  The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) has awarded Lance the Manufacturing Legislative Excellence Award based on his votes in Congress and unyielding support for the estimated 18.6 million manufacturing jobs in the U.S.