Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

Jul 25, 2017 Press Release
Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act Passes House

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), one of leading voices in Congress calling for tough sanctions on Russia, hailed passage of a bill that would impose new sanctions against Russia and require President Trump to get permission from Congress before lifting or easing the existing sanctions.

Jul 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced his office has received confirmation from the United States Secret Service that Bedminster has been designated a priority for presidential protection – allowing law enforcement and other protection-related costs eligible for reimbursement by the federal government. 

Jul 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement after passage of the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2018:

Jul 12, 2017 Press Release

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Jul 11, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today hailed the draft text of the fiscal year 2018 U.S. Department of Transportation Appropriations Act that includes $900 million in new funding for the Gateway program:

Jul 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced that the Zufall Health Center in Dover has secured a $2.6 million federal grant through the Department of Health and Human Services.  Lance, a member of the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee, has helped lead the effort in Congress to preserve and protect community health centers.

Jun 29, 2017 Press Release
Two Immigration Enforcement Measures Pass House

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today supported two strong immigration enforcement bills.  H.R. 3003, the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act, prohibits state and local government entities from mandating noncompliance with federal immigration enforcement and H.R.

Jun 29, 2017 Press Release
Full Appropriations Committee Signs Off, Defeats Effort to Keep Reports Sealed

WASHINGTON, D.C. ---  The U.S.

Jun 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today secured passage of H.R. 3017, the Brownfields Enhancement Economic Redevelopment and Reauthorization Act, through the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  The measure would reauthorize the successful Brownfields Program that is tasked with remediation and redevelopment of 419 sites in New Jersey.

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