PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), co-chair of the bipartisan Long Island Sound Caucus and member of the Congressional Shellfish Caucus, announced today that New York State Sea Grant has been awarded $182,000 in federal funding by the NOAA National Sea Grant Program.
ST. JAMES, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) met with the Knox School Head of School, Kristen Tillona-Baker, to learn more about their unique educational environment and discuss ways Congress can assist.
PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement announcing a $174,500 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Brownfields Assessment and Cleanup Cooperative Agreement grant for the Town of Southampton to aid in the assessment and cleanup of local Brownfield sites.
PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement on the Navy’s polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) water testing near the Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant in Calverton:
PORT JEFFERSON STATION, NY - On Wednesday, October 10, 2018, Congressman Lee Zeldin joined the New York Cancer and Blood Specialists (NYCBS) and Dr.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) Co-Chair of the Bipartisan Long Island Sound Caucus announced the Senate passed the 5-year reauthorization of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Long Island Sound Program, which Rep. Zeldin secured at $65 million per year, will now head to the President’s desk to become law following Senate passage of House Amendment to S.
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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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
New York State, Suffolk County and Brookhaven officials joined Thursday to combat what they said is Long Island’s biggest problem — opioid addiction.
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.