Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

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Apr 16, 2014 Press Release

Addresses Students, Congratulates Stock Market Challenge Team

Lance: “Ridge High School is one of the premier schools in our Nation. 

I am proud to represent such gifted and talented students.”

Apr 14, 2014 Press Release

Annual Lance event draws dozens of interested high school students

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced he will hold his annual “Service Academy Information Fair” for Seventh Congressional District high school students on Saturday, May 31 at Raritan Valley Community College.  Lance’s annual event allows students to meet with academy officials to learn more about the admissions process and how to pursue their interests in serving the Nation.

Mar 25, 2014 Press Release

Congressional Competition Will Highlight Innovation

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today encouraged students in the Seventh Congressional District to participate in the first annual House Student App Challenge.  The contest invites high school students from across the Nation to create software applications, or “apps,” for mobile, tablet, or computer devices on a platform of their choice.

Jan 30, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) tonight released the following statement after the President delivered the State of the Union Address:

Jul 19, 2013 Press Release

7th District lawmaker supports legislation that restores flexibility to local school districts, gives broader choice to parents, and encourages innovation


WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today released the following statement following passage of H.R. 5, the Student Success Act:

"The Student Success Act makes important reforms to the 2002 No Child Left Behind law by giving state and local governments greater flexibility in determining how best to improve our schools.