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March 30, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Representatives Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), John Ratcliffe (R, TX-4), and Matt Gaetz (R, FL-1) sent a letter today to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Secretary of Defense James Mattis, and Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats urging Team Telecom to conduct an investigative review to confirm that

March 22, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after President Trump announced Ambassador John Bolton as his new National Security Advisor:

March 21, 2018 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement following the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) proposed allocation for black sea bass for the 2018 season, which would unfairly cut New York State’s share by up to 12%, while other states will see their allocations grow:

March 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - On Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) held a Tele-Town Hall, during which thousands of NY-1 constituents participated. To listen, click the image below or link here. 

March 19, 2018 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - On Sunday, March 18, 2018, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) marched in the Patchogue St. Patrick’s Day Parade with local elected officials.

March 19, 2018 Press Release

ST. JAMES, NY - On Saturday, March 17, 2018, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) marched in the St. James St. Patrick’s Day Parade with local elected officials.

March 18, 2018 Press Release
There are no words that fully describe the profound sorrow and immense gratitude that consume our community today. There are no words to describe the emptiness this loss leaves in the heart of every Long Islander. There is, however, no shortage of ways to describe these seven servicemembers - selfless, heroes, patriots, and everything we aspire to be as a people, as a nation, and as Americans.

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In The News

April 3, 2017 In The News

NORTH FORK, NY — Rep. Lee Zeldin is asking residents to weigh in by taking a new legislative survey.

April 3, 2017 In The News

As growers, aquaculture specialists and agriculture business advocates convened to meet with U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin at the Long Island Farm Bureau in Calverton on Saturday morning, one issue was top of mind: the labor shortage on Long Island.

April 1, 2017 In The News

Local farmers are worried. That much was clear from the conversation around the table at the L.I. Farm Bureau yesterday.

“The big elephant in the room is labor,” Jim Glover of Glover Perennials in Cutchogue told Rep. Lee Zeldin. “Labor is the biggest issue thwarting all of our efforts to do business in our industry,” he said.

April 1, 2017 In The News

Many farmers across the East End of Long Island are hoping their congressman will push for immigration reform in order to stabilize the local agricultural industry’s workforce and allow them to hire enough workers.

Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) addressed those concerns during the Long Island Farm Bureau’s annual breakfast meeting Saturday at its headquarters in Calverton.

March 27, 2017 In The News

"The Long Island Sound and Peconic Estuary are precious features of our life, culture and economy here in the First Congressional District of New York. We are blessed to be surrounded by water on three sides; however, with this blessing comes the responsibility of ensuring our waters are supported and protected.

March 27, 2017 In The News

U.S. Senators from New York and Connecticut together with the co-chairs of the House Long Island Sound Caucus today introduced legislation to continue funding for Long Island Sound water quality and shore restoration programs.

March 27, 2017 In The News

Westhampton Beach-based coastal geologist Aram Terchunian was one of two Long Islanders asked to share their expertise and insight at last week’s U.S. House of Representatives Housing and Insurance Subcommittee hearing focusing on the need for flood insurance reform.

March 27, 2017 In The News

WESTHAMPTON BEACH, NY — For years, East End residents have benefitted from Aram Terchunian's expertise on a plethora of coastal issues.

March 27, 2017 In The News

Legislation to provide a combined $65 million per year to protect Long Island Sound water quality and restore the shoreline has been introduced in the U.S. House and Senate.

The Long Island Sound Restoration and Stewardship Act would fund two programs at $40 million and $25 million per year through 2020, Congressional staffers said.

March 20, 2017 In The News

Rep. Lee Zeldin met with students from the Montauk Public School Wednesday, answering questions about the legislative process.

Zeldin joined eighth grade students from the Montauk Public School following their tour of the Capitol, a release said.

Zeldin then took a photo with the students in front of the Statue of Freedom in the Capitol Visitors Center.

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