Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

Oct 19, 2018 Press Release

WESTFIELD, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today visited the Cranford campus of Union County College to congratulate the school on receiving a $1.5 million award from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

Oct 18, 2018 Press Release

WESTFIELD, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), author of the Advancing Innovation and Reinvigorating Widespread Access to Viable Electromagnetic Spectrum Act or AIRWAVES Act, today hailed the release of a new economic study by the Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) suggesting the bill could generate billions in economic activity and create 9,700 new jobs.

Oct 18, 2018 Press Release

Lance: $292,169 in Federal Grants Coming to Quakertown, Clinton and High Bridge Fire Departments

Oct 12, 2018 Press Release

WESTFIELD, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) issued the following statement after the Department of Veterans Affairs released new data showing improved and shortened wait times for health care appointments.  Lance was a proponent of the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act overhauling the V.A. which made significant reforms to the V.A.

Oct 12, 2018 Press Release
Work for Somerset Pilots, FAA reforms Cited


Oct 5, 2018 Press Release

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), one of the congressional champions of the STOP School Violence Act, announced today the Township of Berkeley Heights has been awarded $297,673 in federal funds for major school security upgrades authorized through the new law.  Lance stopped by Town Hall Thursday to relay the news.    


Oct 4, 2018 Press Release

WESTFIELD, NJ – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) held a special medal presentation ceremony in his Westfield District Office to honor Winfield Park resident and former Army Specialist Stephen E.