Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

Oct 2, 2009 Press Release

WESTFIELD, NJ – Congressman Leonard Lance, (NJ-07) today arranged for a special ceremony at Westfield High School to honor senior, Yixiao Wang, with a Congressional Record honoring his gold medal award for participating in the Internationa

Oct 2, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Today, Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), a member of the House Financial Services Committee, announced he was backing legislation that would prohibit financial institutions who are currently receiving funds under the Troubled Asset Relief Program – also known as “TARP” – from funding the controversial group Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) or any of its

Oct 1, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-07) announced today that the House of Representatives gave its final approval of Lance’s $180,000 request for Cranford to make the township more energy efficient.

The Senate is expected to give its final approval later this week and the measure will then be sent to the President – where he is expected to sign it into law.

Oct 1, 2009 Press Release

$1 million investment would help implement renewable energy plan, save taxpayers money

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-07) announced Thursday that the House of Representatives gave its final approval for legislation that includes Lance’s request for $1 million for Branchburg to become more energy efficient.

Oct 1, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today met with South Plainfield High School students Jamie Quail and Nii Mills in his Capitol Hill office.

Oct 1, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON-- Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-07) announced Thursday that the House of Representatives gave its final approval of legislation that includes his request for $238,000 to help fund a feasibility study by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers that would help determine the best course of action to help Cranford meet its flood control needs.

Sep 28, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON– On Saturday, September 26, Congressman Leonard Lance (R-NJ) participated in a special ceremony known as the “Days of Remembrance” on the West front of the United States Capitol Building.

Sep 24, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today met with two students from Somerset County who were in Washington to participate in a national youth leadership conference.

Sep 23, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today met with Edison native Mark Polansky, who recently served as of the Commander of the NASA Space Shuttle Crew to the International Space Station.

Sep 17, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) who is a leading voice in Congress for reducing our national debt recently added the “U.S. Debt Clock” to his congressional website in order to raise greater awareness to our nation’s ever-growing national debt. Currently, the national debt stands at more than $11.8 trillion — about $38,432 per citizen.

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