Press Releases | Congressman Lee Zeldin

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June 29, 2021 Press Release
Through enhanced computing power and security, quantum computing has the potential to improve our lives and the nation in areas ranging from healthcare to national security to the financial sector. Thanks to investments in our nation’s best and brightest scientists and the advancement of this important bill, we are now closer than ever to a large-scale implementation of this technology. My legislation continues to invest in the implementation of this revolutionary technology, including right here at the Brookhaven National Laboratory on Long Island.
June 28, 2021 Press Release
Reps. Zeldin and Garbarino Announce Signing of Project Partnership Agreements
Completion of the FIMP project is critical to the long-term health and viability of Long Island’s environment, economy and coastal way of life. My team and I have worked very hard on this effort since I first arrived to Congress in January 2015. I was proud to secure Congressional authorization for FIMP during the 116th Congress, and it’s incredibly encouraging to see all levels of government working together to finally get this project done for Long Islanders.
June 28, 2021 Press Release
Op-ed by Congressman Lee Zeldin

Last week, H.R.1/S.1, the so-called “For the People Act”, failed on a procedural vote in the United States Senate. Despite what Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer and members of the Squad would have Americans believe, the defeat of H.R.1 is really a win for American voters and elections.

June 22, 2021 Press Release
Hezbollah is a designated terrorist organization and Iranian proxy, and its continued power and influence over the Lebanese Armed Forces presents a constant threat to Israel. Until the Lebanese military makes real and sustained efforts to rid itself of Hezbollah’s corrosive influence, the United States should not be diverting taxpayer dollars to the LAF, which will end up in the hands of a terror group that directly threatens our strongest ally.
June 17, 2021 Press Release
Names of all 7,059 Americans who lost their lives in the War on Terror to be read on Veterans Day at the Lincoln Memorial.

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), an Army veteran who continues to serve as a Lieutenant Colonel in the Army Reserve, participated in a press conference with Tunnel to Towers and Gold Star spouses to announce that the names of all 7,059 heroes who lost their lives in the War on Terror will be read aloud at the Lincoln Memorial on Veterans Day.

June 16, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON - At today’s House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) questioned US Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield about whether or not the Biden Administration recognizes Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, the reasoning behind the State Department’s decision to sanction former Albanian President Sali Berisha, what steps she i

June 14, 2021 Press Release

Op-ed by Congressman Lee Zeldin

June 12, 2021 Press Release
Releases Emails Provided by Union Whistleblower

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Co-Chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, released the following statement on Twitter after the City University of New York Professional Staff

June 9, 2021 Press Release
Given the devastation the virus continues to cause throughout India, and the variants emerging from the region and spreading to other parts of the world, it is essential for the United States to provide an ample supply of vaccines to India. To end the COVID-19 pandemic once and for all, we must help the nations most in need vaccinate their citizens, and quickly and efficiently providing vaccines and medical supplies to India is essential to fighting the global spread of the virus.
June 7, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON - During today’s House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) questioned Secretary of State Antony Blinken about the Biden administration’s sanctioning of former Albanian President Sali Berisha, an ally to both Presidents Bush and opponent of major Democratic Party donor and progressive activist George Soros, the substantive actions the administrati