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October 11, 2016 Press Release
WESTFIELD, N.J. -- U.S. Congressman Leonard Lance issued the following statement in response to the reported vandalism at the home of Democratic candidate for Congress Peter Jacob: “The display of anti-Semitic hate symbols like the swastika is abhorrent. I stand with Peter Jacob in condemning these...
October 4, 2016 Press Release
"Your support of our issues and your hard work for your constituents sets you apart from other legislators" WESTFIELD, NJ -- The Professional Firefighters Association of New Jersey, AFL-CIO (PFANJ) has endorsed Leonard Lance for Congress over his Democratic rival Peter Jacob. In his letter, PFANJ...
October 3, 2016 Press Release
"I publicly condemn Mr. Trump's 2005 comments about women and associate myself completely with Speaker Ryan's statement on this matter.  Donald Trump's words are as offensive and vulgar today as they were 11 years ago and have no place in public or private discourse."
September 30, 2016 News
It’s been a busy time for U. S. Rep. Leonard Lance, whose district encompasses most of central and western Union County. An agenda of budget woes faces him and other officials returning to Washington from summer recess. His contested Republican primary was closer than he would have expected. Still...
September 29, 2016 Press Release
"You have risen above partisan politics and bureaucracy to take a stand on behalf of New Jersey's law enforcement officers" WESTFIELD, NJ -- Two leading law enforcement groups have endorsed Leonard Lance for Congress over his Democratic rival Peter Jacob. In his letter, New Jersey State Police...
September 27, 2016 Press Release
 "Your support of firefighters, EMTs and dispatchers across our state was paramount in making this decision" WESTFIELD, NJ -- The New Jersey State Firefighters (NJ FMBA) have unanimously endorsed Leonard Lance for Congress over his Democratic rival Peter Jacob. In his letter, NJ FMBA President...