11 hrs ago
The Alternative Press
Lance Awarded Freedom of Enterprise Award
WASHINGTON, D.C Congressman Leonard Lance today was awarded the "Spirit of Enterprise" Award by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in recognition of his support of pro-growth, pro-jobs policies during the first session of the 113th Congress.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Lance: 'Ultimately we are here to govern'
While the media may focus on political bickering, Republicans and Democrats in Congress often put away their partisan differences to work together on solving problems, U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance, R-N.J. 7th District, told the Somerset County Business Partnership on Friday morning.
Lance Statement on Administration's Latest ObamaCare Delay
Congressman Leonard Lance , member of the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee, issued the following statement regarding the Obama Administration's decision to once again circumvent Congress and delay a key provision of the President's health care law.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Black River News
Lance Shows Support For New, Pro-Western Ukraine Government
U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance today took two steps in support of Ukraine's new, pro-Western government.
Alliance Welcomes Mayor of Clinton, A Democratic Candidate for Congress
Janice Kovach, Mayor of Clinton, and Democratic candidate for Congress , spoke to the Hillsborough Democratic Alliance on Wednesday, February 19th about her candidacy.
Congressman Holt slams climate change deniers, do-little Congress
U.S. Rep. Rush Holt, D-N.J. 12th District, who is retiring from Congress in January, said he doesn't "see much hope for progress" in Washington, slamming climate change deniers in the Republican Party.
Latest Obamacare change - not an option for most NJ policyholders
Only one company in New Jersey allowed its customers to renew policies that didn't meet Obamacare standards.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
National Cancer Institute Releases Report Outlining Scientific Framework to Address Pancreatic Cancer
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network commends the National Cancer Institute , under the leadership of Harold E. Varmus, M.D., for issuing a report that takes important steps needed to make significant advances for one of our nation's deadliest cancers.
NACS adds two - AHIP promotes Beth Leonard - Ketchum, Alston rep...
FIRST IN PI NACS ADDS TWO: The National Association of Convenience Stores has made two new hires.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Alternative Press
Lance Honors Rare Disease Advocates at the House Chamber
"There is a lot to do - but we'll do it together," said Congressman Lance who recognized the advocates to the Chamber during Rare Disease Week.
The Washington Post
More respond to inquiries about shutdown pay
More responses have been rolling since The Washington Post published data Thursday afternoon about lawmakers who donated part of their pay to salary or back to the U.S. Treasury after the government shutdown last October.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
NJ News Commons
Paterson, Potholes and Pregnancy on PATH
Local Beat is NJ News Commons' weekly roundup of the best and most topical reporting from local news sites around New Jersey.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Kean University to host Union County Republican Convention
The Kean University Center for History, Politics, and Policy will host this year's Union County Republican Committee Nominating Convention at Kean University's STEM Building on Saturday, March 1, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Following up on last fall's successful Lieutenant Governor's debate at Kean's Wilkins Theater, the CHPP continues to pursue ... (more)
Attend a congressional briefing featuring Congressman Lance
The Somerset County Business Partnership is inviting members of the Somerset County business community to meet with Congressman Leonard Lance, New Jersey District 7, for an intimate and informative Congressional Roundtable and Washington Briefing.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Salt barge arrives in Newark, DOT says supplies still critically low
The state's Transportation Commissioner who blamed a federal law for holding up shipment of rock salt from Maine to New Jersey was unaware that the first barge load of salt landed in Port Newark Monday night.
National Institutes of Health
NIH rare diseases event to feature research and collaboration progress
NIH's annual celebration of Rare Disease Day is held to raise awareness about the more than 6,500 rare diseases that affect about 25 million Americans.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Washington Post
DHS ammunition buying has declined since 2009
A watchdog report shows that the Department of Homeland Security has reduced its spending on ammunition by more than 43 percent since 2009, allaying recent concerns that the agency was increasing its stockpile during a time of government austerity.
Elections Morning Digest: Even New Jersey can contract a bout of democracy once in a while
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Thu Feb 20, 2014
NJ-12: Who will replace Rush Holt
For those of you who don't follow Garden State politics, things move fast when vacancies come up.