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Leonard Lance's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Leonard Lance
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 7, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 7
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Heidi; 1 Child: Peter
Birth Date: 06/25/1952
Birth Place: Easton, PA
Home City: Clinton Township, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
July 23, 2014 The Daily Record - Pro-Israel Rally Draws Congressmen, Crowds in Whippany
July 16, 2014 In Good Deal, Iran Won't Get the Bomb
July 10, 2014 Lance: Israel Has Right to Self-Defense Against Terror
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 25, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Regarding the Legal Prosecutions for our Servicemembers Who May be Training and Advising Iraqi Forces or Flying Surveillance Missions Over the Country
May 2, 2014 Lance Statement on House Select Committee on Benghazi
April 17, 2014 Lance Denounces Militant Tactics
March 6, 2014 American-Israel Public Affairs Committee Policy Conference
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Nov. 25, 2013 FOX "Hannity" - Transcript - Iran
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran
July 26, 2013 Letter to President Abdullah Gul, Republic of Turkey - Condemn Anti-Semitic Statements by Turkish Officials
June 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 14, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry and Secretary Lew - Rep. Duncan Sends Bipartisan Letter on Iran-Turkish Relations to Sec. Kerry & Sec. Lew
May 9, 2013 Lance Statement on the Benghazi Whistleblower Hearing and Unanswered Questions
April 9, 2013 Lance Statement on the Passing of Margaret Thatcher
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
Nov. 16, 2012 Lance: America Must Stand Firm with Israel, Denounce Terrorist Attacks by Hamas and Others
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Aug. 13, 2012 Lance Praises President Obama for Swift Action on Iran Sanctions Measure
May 9, 2012 Lance Backs U.S. - Israel Enhanced Security Act
Oct. 20, 2011 Lance Statement on the Death of Colonel Muammar El-Qaddafi
Sept. 23, 2011 Lance Statement Regarding the Palestinan Authority's Actions in the United Nations
June 3, 2011 Lance: Congress Becoming Impatient on Undefined U.S. Role in Libya
May 24, 2011 Lance Reacts to Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's Address to Congress
April 6, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate - Inviting Prime Minister Netanyahu to Address a Joint Session of Congress
Sept. 22, 2010 Lance Calls For Tough Action On Iran's Nuclear Program
June 11, 2010 Lance Says U.N. Sanctions on Iran are Simply not Tough Enough
April 19, 2010 Lance Hails Israel's 62nd Anniversary Of Her Independence Day
March 25, 2010 Lance Urges Obama Administration To Be Tougher On Iran
March 17, 2010 Lance: Urges Obama Administration To End Negative Statements On Israel, Focus On Iran
July 24, 2009 July 24, 2009, The Fiftieth Anniversary Of The Kitchen Debate
June 19, 2009 Lance Condemns Violence In Iran; Calls On President To End His Silence
Sept. 16, 2008 Star-Ledger - "Mideast policy dominates Lance-Stender debate"
Aug. 24, 2008 The Courier News - "District 7 congressional candidates have differing views on Iran policy"
Aug. 15, 2008 Princeton Packet - "GOP seat in 7th Congressional District threatened"
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Israel
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