Washington, DC – Today, July 8, 2015, an amendment offered by Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C – Shirley) to protect states that choose to opt out of Common Core passed the House of Representatives by an overwhelming vote of 373 to 57. This was an amendment to an education bill, H.R. 5, that was scheduled to be voted on later in the evening.
Washington, DC – On Wednesday, July 8, 2015, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C – Shirley), member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released a statement on the 16th anniversary of the executions of the Bytyqi brothers who were from Hampton Bays, New York.
Washington – Representatives Steve Israel (D-NY), Lee Zeldin (R - NY) and Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), members of the House Long Island Sound Caucus, announced today that they introduced bipartisan legislation, The Long Island Sound Restoration and Stewardship Act, to protect and restore the Long Island Sound.
Washington, DC – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C – NY-1) just announced that he has co-sponsored a key piece of legislation for Long Island and our country: the 21st Century Cures Act (H.R. 6).
Washington, DC – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C – NY-1) just released the following statement calling for the raising of Dune Road:
“Dune Road is an important roadway linking Long Islanders and others to the East End community, businesses and beautiful beaches.
Washington, DC – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C – NY-1) announced today that legislation he cosponsors, the Protect Medical Innovation Act (H.R. 160), just passed the US House of Representatives.