Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

May 14, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today praised the Supreme Court of the United States for striking down a federal ban on sports betting.

May 10, 2018 Press Release
House Passes Energy and Commerce Committee Nuclear Waste Storage Plan

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today helped secure passage of the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act, legislation drafted by Lance’s Energy and Commerce Committee to move the Nation’s more than 80,000 metric tons of spent nuclear fuel — including 3,000 metric tons stored on-site in New Jersey — to secure temporary sites in New Mexico and Texas.

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May 9, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today signed a discharge petition calling for a debate and vote on a series of immigration reform bills languishing in the U.S. House.  Lance is the first N.J. Republican to lend his name to this effort. 

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May 9, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) issued the following statement after the release of three American hostages detained in North Korea. 

May 8, 2018 Press Release
E&C telecom bill Moving through Subcommittee

“Radio frequencies are not toys for unlicensed broadcasters”

– Vice Chair Lance

May 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON. D.C. -- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), co-chair of the Republican Israel Caucus, released the following statement after the President’s announcement regarding the Iran Deal:

May 4, 2018 Press Release
7th District Lawmaker’s Good Stewardship Of Taxpayer Dollars Nets Nearly $1 million For Deficit Reduction Since 2009

WASHINGTON, DC — Continuing to make good on his promise to address the national debt, Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced he will be returning $130,000 from his 2017 congressional office budget to the U.S.

May 2, 2018 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 16 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 23, 2018 Press Release

WESTFIELD, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced he will host his 47th in-person town hall meeting on Friday, April 27 beginning at 5:30 pm at Phillipsburg High School in Phillipsburg, New Jersey.

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