Rep. Zeldin Attends East Hampton Community Roundtable on Drug Abuse
East Hampton, NY - On Wednesday, April 12, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) attended a community roundtable to address the growing drug crisis on the East End of Long Island. The roundtable was hosted by Vida Abundante New York congregation in East Hampton, and was attended by several religious and community leaders, including East Hampton Town Councilwoman Sylvia Overby. At the roundtable, Congressman Zeldin discussed his work in Congress to combat heroin and opioid abuse, including his support of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act, or CARA, which will provide billions of dollars in federal funding for treatment, enforcement, and education. Congressman Zeldin is pictured above, right, discussing these concerns during the roundtable.