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Leonard Lance's Public Statements

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
April 15, 2009 Lance: Tax Day Bad Day For NJ Taxpayers
March 31, 2009 Lance Statement On Assemblymen Munoz
March 19, 2009 Lance To Citigroup: Stop The Abuse Of Taxpayer Funds
March 17, 2009 Lance Introduces Bill Directing Treasury To Recoup AIG Bonuses
Feb. 27, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Jon S. Corzine, Governor, State Of New Jersey
Feb. 25, 2009 House Democrats Reject Lance's Efforts To Trim $410 Billion Spending Bill
Feb. 24, 2009 Princeton Packet: Rep. Lance Defends Vote Against Stimulus
Feb. 10, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
Feb. 4, 2009 House Gives Final Approval To Important Health Insurance Program For NJ Children
Jan. 28, 2009 Lance Says, "We Can Do Better" On Stimulus Package
Jan. 20, 2009 Lance Statement On The Inauguration Of President Obama
Jan. 14, 2009 Lance Votes To Renew And Improve Important Health Insurance Program For New Jersey Children
Nov. 19, 2008 Courier Post - Lance: Economy Priority for New Congress
Oct. 26, 2008 District 7 Candidates Each See Self as Reformer
Oct. 23, 2008 The Hunterdon Review - Lance, Stender Clash on Financial Issues in 7th Congressional District Race
Oct. 15, 2008 The Star-Ledger - Stender and Lance Engage in a Sharp Debate
Oct. 14, 2008 Lance Displays Firm Grasp of Issues Important to Central Jersey Voters
Oct. 12, 2008 The Courier News - District 7 Candidates Differ on How to Resuscitate Economy
Oct. 1, 2008 Lance Calls On Congress to Protect NJ Taxpayers from Onerous Alternative Minimum Tax
Sept. 25, 2008 Hunterdon and Somerset Among Nation's Highest Property Taxes - Thanks to Linda Stender
Sept. 24, 2008 Stender Still Silent On Corzine Toll-Tax Plan
Sept. 23, 2008 Lance Demands Fiscal Accountability and Responsibility In Congressional Bailout Package
Sept. 16, 2008 Star-Ledger - "Mideast policy dominates Lance-Stender debate"
Sept. 14, 2008 Star-Ledger - "Debate promises to spark fireworks"
Sept. 11, 2008 Star-Ledger - "GOP senator notes concerns over use of toll hike money"
Sept. 3, 2008 Lance Will Call On Congress To Restore Renewable Energy Tax Credits
Aug. 28, 2008 New Jersey Jewish News - "In bid for House, Lance reaches across the aisle"
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"
Aug. 13, 2008 Leonard Lance Speaks Out Against Off-Track Betting in Somerset County
Aug. 11, 2008 My Central Jersey - District 7 Candidates at Odds on Health Insurance
Aug. 11, 2008 Home News Tribune - District 7 Candidates at Odds on Health Insurance
July 14, 2008 Stender Still Silent Regarding Rangel Scandal
June 9, 2008 Lance Hearing Aid Bill Clears Budget Committee
June 9, 2008 Lance: Public's Voices Were Heard. Now Let Them Vote!
May 28, 2008 Lance Announces Public Hearing on Debt Limitation Amendment
May 22, 2008 Lance Urges Governor to Drop School Borrowing Plans
May 21, 2008 Politicker NJ - "Lance runs on the Eisenhower model of conservatism"
May 9, 2008 Lance Calls On Stender to Oppose Corzine's Second Toll Hike Scheme Immediately
April 28, 2008 Lance Releases Plan to Address Soaring Gasoline Prices
April 16, 2008 Politicker NJ - "Lance Defends Himself Against Whitman Cable TV Ad"
March 30, 2008 Star-Ledger - "He Gets Respect from Both Sides of the Aisle"
Dec. 4, 2007 NJ.Com - "A Straight Arrow In A Field of Daggers"
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Fighting for a Better Economy
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy and Gas Prices
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Budget Plan
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Lower Taxes for New Jersey
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Against Obama's Energy Tax
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Supports Keystone Pipeline
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Against Amnesty
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