Category: Iran

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

Another profile in courage: Pallone joins Cowardly Cory in backing secured Iran Deal

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Frank Pallone (D, NJ-06) is on board with the Iran Deal, Save Jerseyans, but like Cory Booker (D-Twitter), he waited until the hours after the Obama Administration had already secured enough Senate votes to prevent Read More

Post-Israel trip, MacArthur reports “rock-solid” Iran deal opposition despite expected Obama Senate victory

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog “I am more certain than ever that my opposition to the Iran deal is the rock-solid right place to be,” explained the freshman congressman in an email blast following his early-August journey Read More