Tag: 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

Fact-checking 5 claims from Christie’s debate

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Let’s make this simple, Save Jerseyans…. (1) Concealed Carry expansion? Technically true.  While it’s true that Governor Christie openly opposed national reciprocity for concealed carry permits back in 2011, more recently, he approved 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