Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey



More on Healthcare

Oct 29, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today released the following statement regarding the new health care reform measure unveiled today by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi:

Jul 14, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement today after House Democrats introduced their long-awaited health care reform proposal:

“Today’s health care reform plan released by the House Democrats is a $1.5 trillion budget buster that will lead to fewer jobs, higher taxes and less health coverage for New Jersey.

Jul 8, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today voiced his strong opposition to healthcare reform legislation currently being crafted in the House of Representatives that would cost $1.5 trillion to implement while raising taxes on tens of thousands of New Jerseyeans.

“The proposed $1.5 trillion healthcare reform measure that raises taxes on New Jerseyeans while adding to our already ballooning deficit is a non-starter,” said Lance.

May 20, 2009 Press Release

Lawmaker Supports the Medical Rights Act Protecting Patients

WASHINGTON – At a Capitol Hill news conference on Tuesday, Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-07) announced he was cosponsoring important health care reform legislation that would prevent the federal government from taking control over health care decisions doctors make for their patients.

Apr 27, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today called on the U.S. Departments of State and Homeland Security to issue immediate restrictions on non-essential travel to and from Mexico because of the swine flu virus.