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LETTER: Lance has complaints, but no answers Congressman opposes Obamacare, but has offered little in the way of alternatives Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rJZG8h Congressman Leonard Lance speaks during the Israel Solidarity Rally at the Alex Aidekman Family Jewish Community Campus in Whippany, NJ Monday July 21, ... (more)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Lance calls for National Guard to the border, support for Israel, more
U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance on his 34th telephone town hall, speaking with constituents about the border crisis, the Israel conflict with Hamas and Gaza, healthcare and more.
Lance announces new initative to accelerate the pace of medical breakthroughs
Rep. Leonard Lance visited Woodglen School in Lebanon Township as part of the Stock Market Game Capitol Challenge.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
NJ Politics Roundup: Christie gun protest in Connecticut, Fulop allegations, and more
About 150 protesters - including several dozen from Newtown, Conn. site of the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School - gathered on a quiet street in Greenwich where New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was attending a fund raiser for Republican gubernatorial hopeful Tom Foley.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Black River News
Curbing Hunger Extends Its Statewide Food Drive into Julya
Curbing Hunger Inc. is a non-profit organization based in Somerset County, N.J. Its mission is to raise food to supply hunger organizations during times when donations are low.
The Jersey Journal
Pro-Israel N.J. rally promises solidarity as Menendez pledges support
A packed house shows its support for Israel's latest military move against neighboring Hamas forces in the Gaza Strip, as N.J. Senate minority leader Thomas Kean Jr., front row awaits the chance to address the crowd.
This Week in Tech: Electronic labels, 'spoofing' and spectrum
A House subcommittee will tackle a trio of bills this week aimed at protecting consumers and helping out electronics companies.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
New Jersey Jewish News
Communities rally, raise funds in support of Israel NEW
Jewish federations and institutions around the state are holding solidarity rallies and collecting emergency funds in response to Israel's nearly week-long conflict with Hamas in Gaza.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Turmoil over terrorism insurance
Texas Rep. Jeb Hensarling is engaged in yet another behind-the-scenes power struggle with his fellow Republicans, this time over a government-backed program that helps insure property in the case of a large-scale terrorist attack.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Alternative Press
Lance Votes to Spur Business Investment, Job Creation
Congressman Leonard Lance issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 4718, legislation that makes permanent a tax provision allowing companies to deduct half the cost of new business investments: "A permanent bonus depreciation deduction for businesses will encourage investment that will lead to more ... (more)
The Jersey Journal
Union Forge Heritage Association celebrates new home in Union Township
UNION TWP . - The Union Forge Heritage Association has a new headquarters, called the 1760 Joseph Turner House/Solitude Heritage Museum.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Religious Exemptions or Not, Lobbying Continues for ENDA
While a series of major LGBT organizations announced this week that they would no longer support the current version of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act because of its religious exemptions, other groups are forging ahead with plans to rally as much support for the bill as possible.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Hunterdon 4-H members meet with Leonard Lance in Washington
Congressman Leonard Lance welcomed students from the nine 4-H Club of New Jersey to the House Energy and Commerce Committee during the group's weeklong trip to the Nation's Capital.
Six Montclair Youths Attend American Legion Jersey Boys State
Six distinguished students from Montclair attended a nationally acclaimed leadership and government expedition called American Legion Jersey Boys State .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Real Clear Politics
Moderates Endangered as Primaries Play Out
July is a relatively quiet month for congressional primaries. This past Tuesday night came and went without any votes cast -- or any news, surprising or not, about establishment vs. Tea Party candidates.
Lance Announces Committee Accomplishments
U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee member Leonard Lance today announced the release of a report highlighting the accomplishments of the committee during the first six months of 2014.
Curbing Hunger Extends Its Statewide Food Drive Into July
Submitted by Curbing Hunger Inc. Curbing Hunger Inc. is a non-profit organization based in Somerset County, N.J. Its mission is to raise food to supply hunger organizations during times when donations are low.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Mahwah Mayor Featured Municipal Speaker at NJ Boys State
The following was released to Patch by Boys State. On Monday, June 23, Mayor William Laforet, of Mahwah Township, addressed statesmen of the American Legion Jersey Boys State .
NJ News Commons
Local Beat: Community responds to murder of Livingston teen
Local Beat is NJ News Commons' weekly roundup of the best and most topical reporting from local news sites around New Jersey.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Gun reform supporters tell NJ congressmen not one more'
MORRISTOWN - As part of a national campaign seeking to prod elected officials into passing gun reform legislation, dozens of supporters dropped off thousands of postcards at the office of U.S. Representative Rodney Frelinghuysen Wednesday.