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November 9, 2016 News
I thank all of those who have made last night's overwhelming victory possible.Most of all, I thank my wife, Heidi, for her constant love and support. I am proud of the fact that I ran a positive, issue-oriented campaign focused on fiscal responsibility and economic prosperity that clearly resonated with...
October 26, 2016 Press Release
EDITORIAL: Vote for Lance We have always liked Congressman Leonard Lance, R-7; he’s honest, principled, thoughtful and fiscally conservative. He defied the Tea Party wing of his own party during the disastrous federal government shutdown forced by Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and the House Republican...
October 11, 2016 Press Release
WESTFIELD, N.J. -- U.S. Congressman Leonard Lance issued the following statement in response to the reported vandalism at the home of Democratic candidate for Congress Peter Jacob: “The display of anti-Semitic hate symbols like the swastika is abhorrent. I stand with Peter Jacob in condemning these...
October 4, 2016 Press Release
"Your support of our issues and your hard work for your constituents sets you apart from other legislators" WESTFIELD, NJ -- The Professional Firefighters Association of New Jersey, AFL-CIO (PFANJ) has endorsed Leonard Lance for Congress over his Democratic rival Peter Jacob. In his letter, PFANJ...
October 3, 2016 Press Release
"I publicly condemn Mr. Trump's 2005 comments about women and associate myself completely with Speaker Ryan's statement on this matter.  Donald Trump's words are as offensive and vulgar today as they were 11 years ago and have no place in public or private discourse."
September 30, 2016 News
It’s been a busy time for U. S. Rep. Leonard Lance, whose district encompasses most of central and western Union County. An agenda of budget woes faces him and other officials returning to Washington from summer recess. His contested Republican primary was closer than he would have expected. Still...