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July 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, issued the following statement on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s decree to convert Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia from a museum

July 10, 2020 Press Release
On Tuesday, July 7, 2020, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) joined Brookhaven Highway Superintendent Daniel Losquadro and Brookhaven Councilwoman Jane Bonner to mark the completion of the Groundwater Protection Project at Broadway Beach in Rocky Point.
July 10, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, issued a statement today on the 21st anniversary of the 1999 executions of NY-1 residents, Ylli, Agron and Mehmet Bytyqi, who resided in Hampton Bays, New York.

July 10, 2020 Press Release
Army Chief’s Report Signed

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced the Fire Island to Montauk Point (FIMP) project is moving forward following this morning’s signing of the Report of the Chief of Engineers, which signals a significant milestone in the approval process. The Chief’s Report is now transmitted to Congress for additional authorization and funding.

July 7, 2020 Press Release
On Monday, July 7, 2020, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) joined the Smithtown Fire Department, Smithtown Supervisor Ed Wehrheim, and other local elected officials and community residents to honor 15-year-old Smithtown resident Hailee Hurtado who is credited with evacuating her family
July 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) has recommended that President Donald Trump implement Congressman Zeldin’s legislation, the PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer Support Program Act (H.R.

June 22, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Financial Services Committee, joined Congressman Tom Suozzi (D, NY-3) in championing legislation (H.R. 7280), which would undo a ruling by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) that Suffolk County residents are liable to pay taxes on county grants used to upgrade their aging septic tanks. 

June 11, 2020 Press Release
PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced that the final sand placement for the Army Corps of Engineers’ Fire Island to Moriches Inlet Stabilization Project was completed by Weeks Marine.
June 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) and a bipartisan group of his colleagues just introduced the Great American Outdoors Act (H.R. 7092) to fully and permanently fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) and address priority repair needs in our national parks and other land management agencies. 

June 9, 2020 Press Release
HAUPPAUGE, NY - On Monday, June 8, 2020, Congressman Lee Zeldin joined Suffolk County healthcare workers, firefighters, Congressman Peter King, (R, NY-2), Suffolk County Legislator Anthony Piccirillo and other elected officials

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