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Wednesday Apr 16 | NewsBlaze

Bi-Partisan Letter Calls for Obama to Address #1 Cause of Death Among Youth

Rep. Lance and 100+ Bi-Partisan Members Send Letter to President: "Implement the Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan" PABI Plan will combat leading cause of death and disability for American Youth Representative Leonard Lance and 100+ Members today announced a bi-partisan letter to the President urging the implementation of National Pediatric ... (more)

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Wednesday Apr 16 | NorthJersey.com

Christie joins groundbreaking for new building at Celgene in Summit

Governor Christie Wednesday touted Celgene, a maker of cancer drugs, as an example of state government's successfully helping a private company grow.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Roll Call

HOH: Future Civic Leaders Fosters Youth Participation in Government

Public figures, members of Congress and other Washingtonians gathered recently to celebrate five years of Future Civic Leaders, an organization that fosters political engagement among high school students.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., George Mason University, Donald Payne, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Michael Michaud, Representative Jared Polis

More Monmouth Musings

The Politics Of Disaster Relief

Once the emergency is over and the federal money is flowing, the politicspartisanship and patronage starts.

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Asbury Park Press

LoBiondo breaks with party on budget

Republican Rep. Frank LoBiondo of New Jersey broke with his party last week on legislation that would balance the budget in 10 years by cutting taxes, repealing the Affordable Care Act and cutting social programs.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Congressman Leonard Lance announces Service Academy Fair on May 31

Congressman Leonard Lance announced he will hold his annual "Service Academy Information Fair" for Seventh Congressional District high school students on Saturday, May 31, at Raritan Valley Community College.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Seattle Gay News

Seventh Republican backs ENDA - Americans for Workplace Opportunity...

'In the workplace, in 2014, we should judge employees the way we would want to be judged - based on our qualifications, our contributions and by our character, period.'

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

EDGE

And Coffman Makes Seven: ENDA Gains One New GOP Co-Sponsor

The Employment Non Discrimination Act , currently stalled in the Republican lead House of Representatives due to lack of support by Speaker John Boehner and GOP lawmakers, gained a new ally Wednesday when Colorado Repubican Rep. Mike Coffman announced his support for the legislation.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Frank LoBiondo, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jim Gerlach, John Boehner, Mario Diaz-Balart, Representative Mike Coffman

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Asbury Park Press

NJ congressmen question Sandy delays

Five Republican congressmen from New Jersey on Wednesday asked to meet with U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan to discuss the long time lags in delivering post-superstorm Sandy rebuilding aid to homeowners -- and rumors that a third round of funding could be cut.

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Politico

Billionaires push GOP on gay rights

Republican billionaires Paul Singer and Seth Klarman are supporting gay rights activists in a $2.2 million campaign to get the Republican-controlled House to extend workplace protections to the LGBT community.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Grow-a-Row to host a Farm to Fork fundraiser in Pottersville

America's Grow-a-Row is hosting their Farm to Fork fundraiser on Saturday, May 10, at Life Camp in Pottersville, and is delighted to be honoring Jerry Walker of Team Walker for his work and commitment to helping impoverished youth find positive solutions to the many obstacles they may face in their daily lives as well as being a partner with AGAR ... (more)

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Jersey Journal

State deciding this week on Clinton Mayor Kovach election ballot appeal

CLINTON - The state has until Wednesday to decide if Clinton Mayor and Democrat Janice Kovach's name will appear on the Primary Elections ballot as a contender to represent the state's 7th District in Washington, D.C. Republican Rep. Leonard Lance has held the seat since 2009.

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Asbury Park Press

Senators cry foul over Supreme Court ruling

New Jersey's two senators reacted strongly to a Supreme Court ruling that said limits on the total amount of money donors can give candidates, committees and political parties are unconstitutional.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Daily Record

GOP must push through immigration reforms

The most painful experience of my ministry has been watching undocumented New Jerseyans suffer because of by a broken immigration system.

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Related Topix: Highland Park, NJ, Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Robert Menendez, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Bob Menendez, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Opinion: Assemblyman Upendra Chivukula is best choice for 12th Dist. Congressional race in N.J.

With very good candidates running for Rep. Rush Holt's 12th District seat in Congress, New Jersey Democrats have a great selection, but, for me, one candidate stands out: Assemblyman Upendra Chivukula.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Lance's 'Excellence In Mental Health Act' Provisions Now Law

Congressman Leonard Lance today hailed the new law that included many provisions of his 'Excellence in Mental Health Care Act.'

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Item

Lance announces 2014 Congressional Art Contest

U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance announced that all high school students who reside in the Seventh Congressional District of New Jersey may participate in the 2014 Congressional Art Contest.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Education Etc., Kenilworth (Washington, DC), Flemington, NJ, Westfield, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Kovach still trying to get her name on primary ballot for 7th District seat held by Lance

CLINTON - Clinton Mayor Janice Kovach continues working on appealing a decision that leaves her off the primary election ballot for Congress.

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NorthJersey.com

Millburn High School students headed to West Point

Congressman Leonard Lance, who represents New Jersey's 7th Congressional District, visited Millburn High School on Tuesday, March 18. After speaking to the AP Government and Politics classes, he had an opportunity to meet and congratulate Zain Shaikh, left, and William Wenik on their appointments to the United States Military Academy.

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The Washington Post

The Senate is going to pass an unemployment insurance extension today. The House is unimpressed.

That's according to a WaPo survey of House Republican lawmakers who represent eight states with an unemployment rate above the national average.

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