Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

Mar 4, 2010 Press Release

Seventh District Lawmaker Says Measure Will Do Little To Jump-Start Economy

WASHINGTON -- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement regarding the $15 billion House-passed Democratic jobs bill.

Mar 2, 2010 Press Release

Measure Inspired by Hunterdon County Military Working Dog

Feb 25, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today met with Virginia Dughi of Westfield and Darlene Kasten of Fanwood on Capitol Hill. Both Kasten and Dughi were in Washington to participate in the Garden Club of America’s annual meeting.

Feb 24, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today said he was pleased that Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke urged Congress to address the Nation’s deficits and debt to boost our economic recovery efforts.

Feb 23, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today joined a group of House Republicans to unveil the “Accurate Accounting of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Act.” The legislation would demand a more honest and accurate accounting of the two massiv

Feb 22, 2010 Press Release

Lance: Focus on Areas Were Common Ground Can be Found

WASHINGTON – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today flatly rejected President Obama’s newly released $1 trillion health care proposal and called on the president to put forth a more fiscally conservative measure that curbs health care costs without raising taxes or cutting Medicare.

Feb 19, 2010 Press Release

North Jersey and Central/South Jersey Affiliates of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®
Endorses Bill Ensuring Services Like Mammograms Are Not Denied Coverage 

Feb 17, 2010 Press Release

 One Year Later New Jersey’s Unemployment is Higher; State Ranks 34th In Job Creation

WESTFIELD, NJ – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today released the following statement on the first anniversary of enactment of the 2009 $1 trillion stimulus law:

Feb 11, 2010 Press Release

 “I was honored to attend the Governor’s address this morning to the joint session of the New Jersey Legislature. I support Governor Christie in his decision to declare a state of fiscal emergency today and believe he is on the right track in addressing New Jersey’s financial crisis.

Feb 4, 2010 Press Release


WASHINGTON – The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch from Friday afternoon through Saturday evening for most of Central New Jersey. Meteorologists say accumulations of 6 to 12 inches are possible in the watch area.