PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement on New York State Assembly Bill A416, which would grant officials, such as Governor Andrew Cuomo and state health officials, the authority to remove and detain individuals who they deem a threat to public health, detain them for up to 3 business days without a court hearing and require “an appropriate course
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin issued the following statement following House passage of the Senate Amendment to the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (H.R. 133), which includes government funding through September 30, 2021, and additional coronavirus relief:
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced authorization for construction of the Fire Island to Montauk Point (FIMP) Project on Long Island’s south shore and Hashamomuck Cove Coastal Storm Risk Management Project in Southold, as well as authorization for feasibility studies for Wading River Creek in Riverhead, Reel Point Preserve on Shelter Island, Goldsmith Inlet in Southol
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced the “Don’t Break up the T-Band Act” has been included in Congress’ upcoming spending bill.
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement in support of language in Congress’ new coronavirus relief bill to ensure that recipients of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) can deduct expenses covered using PPP’s forgivable loans:
Op-ed by Congressman Lee Zeldin
WASHINGTON - In the past two weeks, as Congressional funding was being negotiated, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) worked closely with House and Senate leadership, as well as White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows to secure an extension of the September 30, 2022 deadline for the use of Community Development Block Grant D
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Co-Chair of the Long Island Sound Caucus, announced he secured language in Congress’ upcoming spending bill to permanently repeal the federal law to sell Plum Island to the highest bidder.
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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.
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).
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.
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.