Category: Iran

Congressman Chris Smith Fighting For Release Of Americans Held In Iran

By Art Gallagher _ Congressman Chris Smith told News12 that he will personally bring the cause of Princeton University graduate student Xiyue Wang to the attention of Vice President Mike Pence and that he will have Wang’s wife, Hua Qu, testify before Read More

NJ-07: Lance cheers end of “deeply flawed” Iran Deal

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), incumbent co-chairman of the Republican Israel Caucus, isn’t always on President Trump’s side but he is supportive of the Iran Deal’s demise. “The 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action negotiated by the Obama Read More

Lance, MacArthur slam Obama Administration over ‘sickening’ hostage-for-cash story

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The Obama Administration’s apparent abandonment of the traditional American refusal to trade cash for hostages is drawing strong criticism across the country including from members of New Jersey’s congressional delegation. “Iranian officials Read More

Lance: If Iran can sell oil, then why shouldn’t America?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Some regular business continues this beautiful, sunny Friday notwithstanding the speakership dysfunction plaguing your House of Representatives, Save Jerseyans, like today’s passage of H.R. 702 which, if signed into law, would end a 40-year-old ban on Read More

Lance fights for New Jersey’s victims of Iranian terrorism

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The House of Representatives acted affirmatively on H.R. 3457, the Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism Act, on Thursday, Save Jerseyans, a measure cosponsored by Rep. Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07) to prevent the President from removing Iranian sanctions Read More

Lance tells McConnell it’s time to change rules, end Iran filibuster

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s not unusual for members of one house of Congress to comment on the actions of the other, Save Jerseyans, but it’s not every single day that the commentary is procedural. Strange times! Read More

Lance, Smith slam Obama’s Iranian sell-out from House Floor

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Updated 10:35 a.m. 9/12/15 The Senate Democrats’ Thursday filibusterer all but assured an Administration victory on the Iran deal sell-out, Save Jerseyans. I don’t look forward to the September 11th Anniversary (not that anyone Read More