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May 25, 2021 Press Release

This op-ed by Congressmen Lee Zeldin, Doug Lamborn and Joe Wilson originally appeared in the Jerusalem Post.

May 24, 2021 Press Release

“On behalf of the Congressional Caucus on Black-Jewish Relations led by Representatives Lawrence (D-MI), Wasserman Schultz (D-FL), and Zeldin (R-NY), we express our support for the Jewish community and condemn the alarming rise of violent antisemitic hate in the United States. 

May 21, 2021 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement regarding the violent attacks by Hamas sympathizers targeting Jews in New York and other locations across the United States:

May 18, 2021 Press Release
The continued violence against New York’s incredible AAPI community is disgusting, wholly un-American and must be condemned and combatted at every turn. Every American deserves freedom, economic opportunity, and safety without fear of the hatred that has become a daily occurrence on New York streets. This bipartisan legislation takes real concrete steps to combat this hate by empowering state and local governments to improve reporting and strengthen the flow of information from local law enforcement agencies. We must bring the perpetrators of these disgusting crimes to justice, and this legislation helps give us the tools to do so.
May 17, 2021 Press Release

Op-ed by Congressman Lee Zeldin

Across the U.S. last week, we celebrated National Police Week and extended our deepest gratitude to the law enforcement officers who selflessly protect and serve our communities each day. However, one week of appreciation is not sufficient to ensure police officers can do their jobs without their basic rights being threatened.

May 13, 2021 Press Release
To accommodate and sustain long-term travel throughout the region, we must address Smith Point Bridge’s existing deficiencies and make real infrastructure improvements that enhance transportation safety and efficiency for Long Island residents and visitors.
May 12, 2021 Press Release
Waiving IP protections for COVID-19 vaccines would be a disastrous mistake on the part of the Biden administration and could lead to serious consequences that stifle future medical innovation, inhibit vaccine distribution and responses to future public health crises, threaten American jobs, and further empower China’s rampant intellectual property theft.
May 12, 2021 Press Release
Zeldin: “We have one president at a time, and those conversations weren’t helpful”

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) questioned former Secretary of State and current member of President Biden’s National Security Council John Kerry regarding four meetings with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif during the Trump administration.

May 6, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Yesterday, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) testified before the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, urging passage of his bipartisan legislation, H.R. 1273 - the Vietnam Veterans Liver Fluke Cancer Study Act.