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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
June 5, 2020 Press Release
PATCHOGUE, NY - On Thursday, June 4, 2020, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force
June 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement after the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported the U.S. economy added 2.5 million jobs in the month of May with the unemployment rate declining to 13.3%:

June 3, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force and Opening Up America Again Congressional Group, is calling for House passage of the Helping Emergency Responders Overcome Emergency Situations Act (H.R. 6433), which he cosponsors.

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