Press Releases | Congressman Lee Zeldin

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August 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives urged the Department of Justice (DOJ) to require Qatari-owned media company Al Jazeera to register as a foreign agent.

August 5, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced the extension of the North Shore Helicopter Route for two years.

August 3, 2020 Press Release
Op-ed by Congressman Lee Zeldin

In a district nearly completely surrounded by water, we have a unique responsibility to safeguard our local waterways, from improving our area’s water quality to bolstering our local maritime infrastructure.

July 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Coronavirus Task Force and bipartisan White House Opening Up American Again Congressional Group, issued the following statement doubling down on his call for additional direct state and local funding in additional coronavirus relief le

July 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement regarding this November’s general election:

“Election dates are set by Congress. This year’s general election will take place on Tuesday, November 3rd.”

July 29, 2020 Press Release
Authorization for Five NY-1 Coastal Infrastructure Priorities Secured: FIMP, Hashamomuck Cove, Wading River Creek, Goldsmith Inlet, Reel Point Preserve

July 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Legislation introduced by Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, and Congresswoman Elaine Luria (D, VA-2), the Countering Hezbollah in Lebanon’s Military Act of 2019, was just passed by the

July 27, 2020 Press Release
Op-ed by Congressman Lee Zeldin
This bipartisan, bicameral victory in Washington is, most importantly, a victory for Long Island and builds on continued environmental victories, like tripling funding for Long Island Sound cleanup through the Long Island Sound Program and securing full funding for the National Estuary Program and SeaGrant.
July 26, 2020 Press Release

CALVERTON, NY - On Saturday, July 25, 2020, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), joined Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Suffolk County Legislators Susan Berland, Sarah Anker,  and Steve Flotteron, Riverhead Town Supervisor Yvette Aguiar, Warrior Ranch Founder and President Eileen Shanahan, Warrior Ranch Vice President Tony Simonetti, Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Ar