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May 23, 2016 Press Release
Op-ed Written by Congressman Lee Zeldin (NY-01)

If you have ever walked through a security check point at an airport convinced that you have numerous ideas on how to improve the screening system you are observing, odds are that your instincts are spot on. Why is the 80 year old granny in a wheelchair being harassed? Why is the U.S.

May 19, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, announced today that a legislative fix he proposed to a VA funding bill to ensure that veterans receive immediate assistance from a trained professional when they call the Veterans Crisis Line (VCL) passed the House of Representatives on May 19, 2016.

May 18, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC –On May 18, 2016, Congressman Lee Zeldin’s (R, NY-1) legislation to expand care for disabled veterans (H.R. 2460) unanimously passed the House Veterans Affairs Committee with strong bipartisan support. 

May 16, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, May 16, 2016, the House of Representatives passed Congressman Lee Zeldin’s (R, NY-1) bill to prevent the sale of Plum Island by the federal government to the highest bidder (H.R. 1887). The bill passed unanimously with strong bipartisan support.

May 16, 2016 Press Release

Brentwood, NY – On Sunday, May 15, 2016, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) spoke at the 2016 Suffolk County Community College Commencement Ceremony. Congressman Zeldin is pictured above speaking at the ceremony.