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May 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) just issued the following statement after President Trump announced the United States will withdraw from the Iran Nuclear Deal:

May 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Representatives Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) and Peter King (R, NY-2) sent a letter to the Director of the Executive Office for Immigration Review James McHenry, requesting he open on Long Island one of the 75 new immigration courts to reduce case backlog and address gang violence.

May 7, 2018 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY- Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after several women came forward with sexual assault claims against New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman: 

May 7, 2018 Press Release

April was an important month on many fronts. My Adult Day Health Care bill was passed and signed into law for our disabled veterans, my request for an emergency dredge of the Moriches Inlet was granted by the Army Corps, and my FAA reauthorization amendment was passed by the House of Representatives to reassess the flawed North Shore Helicopter Route.

May 4, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin’s (R, NY-1) House Joint Resolution 132, the House companion to Senate Joint Resolution 57, which passed the Senate on April 18, has been

May 3, 2018 Press Release
This ‘deal’ is no victory for New York fishermen and is worse than status quo with other states receiving an increase. New York continues to roll over for the ASMFC while New York fishermen get screwed. I will not pull the wool over the eyes of hardworking New York fishermen and claim victory. Any deal on behalf of New York fishermen needs to place them on a level playing field with New Jersey and Connecticut, and this deal, cementing a quota cut for local fishermen in comparison to other states, is not equitable. I will not accept anything less than what New York fishermen, both recreational and commercial, deserve – parity.
April 27, 2018 Press Release

Rep. Zeldin fights for his bipartisan amendment during House floor debate. Watch here.


In The News

September 26, 2017 In The News

Long Island, NY - September 26, 2017 - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) released a fact sheet, which can be viewed here, to provide information to constituents on how to prevent unwanted telemarketer calls. A copy of the text is below:
Preventing Unwanted Telemarketer Calls

September 22, 2017 In The News

On Wednesday, September 20, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) toured DiCarlo Distributors Inc. in Holtsville as part of his ongoing NY-1 Economic Growth Tour, where the Congressman tours NY-1’s businesses, large and small, to meet with employers and employees to discuss their needs and priorities. 

September 15, 2017 In The News

Long Island, NY - September 15, 2017 - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced that the bipartisan Firefighter Cancer Registry Act (H.R. 931), legislation that he cosponsors and helped introduced, passed the House of Representatives on September 12, 2017.

September 14, 2017 In The News

Long Island, NY - September 14, 2017 - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced that the Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act (H.R.3697), legislation that he cosponsors, passed the House of Representatives on September 14, 2017.

September 12, 2017 In The News

Another year has passed and the fateful day that changed America burrows deeper in the recesses of our memories.

Enough time distances the present day from that Tuesday 16 years ago that, for many, it was business as usual yesterday, despite the pall cast by the long shadow of that day.

September 12, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 12, 2017)—Representatives Lee Zeldin (R-N.Y.) and John Larson (D-Conn) introduced legislation on Monday to exempt accessories for manual CRT wheelchairs from bidding-derived pricing with a strong, bipartisan roster of 42 original co-sponsors (23 Democrats, 19 Republicans).

September 8, 2017 In The News

Funding for a program that provides grants to organizations that support low-income and homeless veteran families would be made permanent under legislation introduced by U.S. Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) on Wednesday.

September 6, 2017 In The News

New York State, Suffolk County and Brookhaven officials joined Thursday to combat what they said is Long Island’s biggest problem — opioid addiction.

September 5, 2017 In The News

With Hurricane Harvey still on the minds of many, officials have been shoring up emergency preparedness on the East End in case a major hurricane strikes the East Coast.

Municipalities throughout Suffolk County are making final tweaks to the county’s comprehensive emergency management plan, which details specific procedures for each town.