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February 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - On Wednesday, February 12, 2020, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) met with Fred Sganga, Executive Director of the Long Island State Veterans Home and Legislative Officer of the National Association of State Veterans Homes, and Jonathan C.

February 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations and member of the House Committee on Financial Services., introduced the Neutralizing Unfair Chinese Export Subsidies Act of 2020

February 10, 2020 Press Release

It’s only been a month since New York’s law took effect allowing for the immediate release of criminals without bail, but too many New Yorkers have already witnessed the ramifications of this dangerous law first-hand. 

February 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement on House passage of H.R. 4305, the Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers (PAWS) for Veterans Therapy Act, which he cosponsors. H.R. 4305 authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program on dog training therapy.

February 1, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Co-Chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus and Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, released the following statement following House passage of the Never Again Education Act (H.R. 943)
January 31, 2020 Press Release
PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced World War II Veteran William Schlosser of East Patchogue as his guest to the President’s State of the Union Address.
January 27, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON - On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Representatives Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), David Cicilline (D, RI-1), Brain Mast (R, FL-18) and Brad Sherman (D, CA-30) urged Secretary General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres to implement the recommendations laid out in last year’s “Report of the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief”
January 27, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Reps. Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Grace Meng (D, NY-6) and Ted Deutch (D, FL-22) introduced a bipartisan resolution to commemorate 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz. 

January 27, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced 35 local applicants from across New York’s First Congressional District as his nominations to the United States Service Academies.

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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

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 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 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. 

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