MANVILLE – Congressman Leonard Lance scored an overwhelming victory at Thursday evening’s Somerset County Republican Convention in Manville. Lance defeated perennial challenger David Larsen 83% to 17%.
In a speech to nearly 200 Somerset Republicans Lance said, “With your past support I have had the honor of going to Congress as your representative and listened to your concerns: voting for policies that reduce spending, lower taxes, cut the debt, provide energy independence and spur economic growth so that we can create jobs so desperately needed.”
The popular lawmaker concluded after the votes were tallied, “I am honored to have received such strong support in Somerset County.”
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