Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

May 18, 2017 Press Release
Health Subcommittee Advances Measure

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) secured passage of his legislation, H.R.

May 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement on former FBI Director Robert Mueller being named special counsel for the Russia probe:

May 9, 2017 Press Release
Reps. Lance and Quigley Push to Open Secret Reports

WASHINGTON, D.C. ---  Every year thousands of non-confidential reports are compiled by the Congressional Research Service (CRS) for use by Congressional offices and today U.S.

May 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement on the American Health Care Act:

May 3, 2017 Press Release
Cuts to Private Funds Threaten New Jersey and California Life Science Industry

WASHINGTON, D.C.—  Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced he was teaming up with Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (CA-18) to re-introduce the FDA Safety Over Sequestration Act, or FDA SOS Act, which exempts Food and Drug Administration (FDA) user fees from sequestration.   FDA user fees are paid entirely by companies in the industry to help speed up the approval of safe and effective drugs a

May 2, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- U.S. Representatives Leonard Lance (NJ-07) and Diana DeGette (CO-01) have introduced bipartisan legislation called the Patient Experience in Research Act of 2017 (PERA) in the U.S.

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Apr 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today released the following statement on an initial tax reform plan announced by the Trump Administration:

Apr 26, 2017 Press Release
Seventh District Lawmaker Looking to Improve Protections for Intellectual Property

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today participated in a roundtable discussion with over a dozen New Jersey business leaders and members of the United States Chamber of Commerce to discuss the work being done in Congress to help promote growth in the economy.  

Apr 25, 2017 Press Release
Annual Lance event draws dozens of interested high school students

FLEMINGTON, N.J. – 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, June 17 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 t

Apr 20, 2017 Press Release

FLEMINGTON, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), member of the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee, today announced New Jersey has secured a $13 million dollar federal grant to combat the opioid crisis.  The programming and funding was created under the 21st Century Cures Act, legislation Lance helped write and pass into law last year.

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