Congressman Leonard Lance

Representing the 7th District of New Jersey

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Jun 8, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today supported the Financial Choice Act which repeals the Dodd-Frank Law that created bank bail outs with taxpayer money and imposed regulations that contributed to the closing of forty-two New Jersey community banks.

Jun 1, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, today issued the following statement after President Trump announced his intention to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accords: 

May 25, 2017 Press Release

WESTFIELD, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced he will host his 44th in-person town hall meeting on Tuesday, May 30 beginning at 5:30pm at the Roy Smith Theatre at Union County College in Cranford.

May 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced that New Jersey Transit Corporation (NJ Transit) has been awarded a $10 million dollar federal grant from the Positive Train Control Grant Program.  Positive Train Control (PTC) is an automated backup safety system to combat human error in operations and improve reliability.

May 23, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) released the following statement on the FY 18 budget proposed by the White House:

May 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced the White House Internship Program application is now open.  The application portal will remain open until 11:59PM EDT on June 16, 2017.  Any applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

May 22, 2017 Press Release

MILBURN, N.J. --- Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced the Milburn  Fire Department was awarded a $231,613 federal grant to procure new safety equipment.  The Congressman joined Milburn Township Mayor Cheryl H. Burstein and Fire Chief Robert Echavarria in praising the firefighters with the Milburn Fire Department.

May 18, 2017 Press Release

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

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.

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