Representative Leonard Lance's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Leonard Lance
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Issue Position: Provide Quality Accessible Healthcare 7/28/14 Effort to Stop Insurance Company Bailouts Gains Momentum 7/19/14 Reichert, Eshoo, Lance, Waxman Launch Deadliest Cancers Caucus 6/10/14 Lance Acts To Ensure Veterans Can Immediately Access Care 6/03/14 Letter to Kenneth Mizrach, Director of the VA New Jersey Health Care System- Demanding Answers About VA Facilities that Treat NJ Vets 5/30/14 Lance Statement on the Resignation of General Shinseki 5/21/14 Lance Responds to New Allegations of VA Misconduct 5/08/14 Cancer Research 4/04/14 Lance's ‘Excellence In Mental Health Act' Provisions Now Law 3/28/14 House Passes Version of Bipartisan Excellence in Mental Health Act 3/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan 3/04/14 Harkin, Whitehouse, Eshoo, and Lance Applaud Development of Pancreatic Cancer Research Framework 3/04/14 Whitehouse, Eshoo, Lance Applaud Development of Pancreatic Cancer Research Framework 2/27/14 Modernizing Our Drug and Diagnostics Evalution and Regulatory Network Cures Act 1/15/14 Lance Announces Lymphedema Treatment Act 1/14/14 Lance Backs Budget Proposal Restoring FDA Funds 1/07/14 Letter to Hal Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby, Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Assist FDA 12/13/13 Lance Introduces Major Mental Health Legislation 12/11/13 Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act 12/03/13 Lance PREEMIE Bill Now Law 11/22/13 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate 11/13/13 Bipartisan Bill to Reduce Premature Births to Become Law 11/12/13 Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers Who Deliver Infants Early Reauthorization Act 11/12/13 Lance PREEMIE Act Sails Through House 9/28/13 Lance Hails Passage of Drug Quality and Security Act 9/12/13 Lance Legislation Designed to Help Patients with Chronic Diseases and Disabilities 7/18/13 Lance Leads Bipartisan Effort To Exempt FDA User Fees From Sequestration 6/25/13 Lance Receives Award for Cancer Work 5/20/13 Lance Unveils "Breast Cancer Patient Education Act' 5/13/13 Lance: Medical Device Tax Repeal "Critical To Creating Jobs" For New Jersey and the Nation 3/04/13 Lance Announces Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen Mental Health Services 2/07/13 Sens. Bennet, Alexander and Reps. Eshoo, Lance Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Reduce Premature Births 11/30/12 Senate Approves Lance's Cancer Research Act 9/21/12 Recognizing September as Hydrocephalus Awareness Month 9/20/12 House Approves Lance's Bipartisan Cancer Legislation 9/19/12 Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act of 2012 7/18/12 Eshoo, Lance Lead 112 Members in Call for Energy & Commerce Committee Markup of Pancreatic Cancer Bill 7/17/12 Letter to Chairmen Upton and Pitts, and Ranking Members Waxman and Pallone 6/20/12 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act 6/07/12 Lance: Tax on Medical Devices Will Stifle Innovation and Hurt N.J. Jobs 5/07/12 Lance Discusses Bill to Help Spur Innovation, and Growth for the Cosmetics, Personal Care Industry 5/02/12 Lance Backs Legislation to Improve Federal Research for Tourette Syndrome 3/22/12 Lance Votes to Strike Another Provision of the President's Health Care Law 3/21/12 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act 2/02/12 Lance Calls on Senate to Approve House-Passed Repeal of CLASS Act 1/27/12 Congressional Republicans Ask CMS to Clarify Changes Required by Health Care Law 12/05/11 Lance Introduces 'Americans Need a Health Care Ruling Act' 11/30/11 Lance Votes to Repeal Fiscally Unsustainable Long-Term Care Program 11/29/11 Introduction of the MODDERN Cures Act 11/16/11 Lance Urges FDA for Greater Transparency, Predictability for Medical Devices, Technology