Congress is Not on Clock, By Law, Until Entire Agreement Transmitted to Congress; President Cannot Waive Statutory Sanctions Until Clock Ends, Which Hasn't Even Started Yet
Washington, DC – Congressman Lee M.
Shirley, NY –Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C – Shirley) issued the below statement today to remind National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) policyholders of the First Congressional District of New York, who filed a claim after Hurricane Sandy and were either rejected or believe they were underpaid, to resubmit their claim before the September 15, 2015 deadline, which is the last day to register for
Patchogue, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C- Shirley, NY-1) today launched a free raffle through his office to win tickets to the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol for Pope Francis' visit.
Patchogue, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C- NY-1) released the following statement after the announcement that Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-Maryland) will be supporting the Iran nuclear deal:
Patchogue, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C- Shirley, NY-1), today reissued his call on the Obama Administration to turn over to Congress the side deals between the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Iran, outlining the inspection and verification regime under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
Suffolk County Fire, Rescue & Emergency Services to Receive SAFER Grant
Yaphank, NY — Congressmen Steve Israel (D-Huntington), Peter King (R-Seaford), and Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) announced a federal grant of $1,299,065 for the Suffolk County Fire, Rescue & Emergency Services as part of the competitive Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Program, which is administered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Congress Must First Receive the Rest of the Agreement, Which, By Law, Includes the Side Deals
Patchogue, NY – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C – NY-1) released a statement today detailing that the 60 day review clock for Congress does not start until the side deals of the Iranian nuclear agreement are released, including those side deals regarding the inspection and verification regime established for the agreement between the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Iran.