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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...
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...
September 22, 2016 News
“It’s time for a lasting solution for the residents of Cranford, Kenilworth, Maplewood, Millburn, Rahway, Springfield and Union and the surrounding areas. Severe flooding has for too long challenged these communities and caused great hardship for many residents. It’s time to get this...
September 22, 2016 News
The House of Representatives unanimously approved legislation on Monday that U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R-NJ) introduced to protect consumers who review products and services online. The Consumer Review Fairness Act, H.R. 5111, would curb the trend of businesses using non-disparagement clauses that subject...
September 22, 2016 News
WASHINGTON --- New Jersey Rep. Leonard Lance (R-7th hailed passage of reforms to the Department of Veterans Affairs, including passage of a bill he co-spoonsored in February, 2015, the bipartisan VA Regional Office Accountability Act. Lance is one of the original co-sponsors of the bill, first introduced in...
September 22, 2016 News
U.S. Reps. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) and Leonard Lance (R-NJ) unveiled a bipartisan proposal on Wednesday that would strengthen the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) authority to regulate products in the cosmetics industry. The bill stems from a longstanding law that prohibits the FDA from...