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March 15, 2018 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY- Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) called on the Army Corps of Engineers to undertake an immediate emergency dredging of the Long Island Intracoastal Waterway, Moriches Inlet, and Moriches Bay in light of recent storms that have battered the coastline and greatly worsened conditions. 

March 13, 2018 Press Release

WHAT: Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) will host his next Tele-Town Hall from Washington, D.C., during which he will provide important Congressional updates and directly answer constituent questions.

WHEN: Wednesday, March 14, 2018

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

March 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after President Trump announced CIA Director Mike Pompeo would be appointed as Secretary of State: 

March 12, 2018 Press Release
Our region is a hub for clean and green energy with Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Lab, pioneering the future of renewable energy and creating jobs right here in NY-1. This $2.3 million federal grant is critical for the Stony Brook University community and Long Islanders, supporting research that promotes better clean and green energy, reduced emissions, improved air quality and lower energy bills.
March 12, 2018 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced a $2.325 million federal grant awarded to Stony Brook University for the study of Hybrid Electrochemistry and Advanced Combustion for High-Efficiency Power.

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In The News

October 16, 2015 In The News

The Federal Aviation Administration has awarded a $2.4 million grant to complete runway maintenance work at the Francis S. Gabreski Airport in Westhampton.

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October 16, 2015 In The News

Republican Rep. Lee Zeldin has joined the fight against a plan to continue dumping dredged-up sediment from Connecticut in the Long Island Sound.

"We can't assume that just dumping these waste spoils into the Long Island Sound is environmentally benign," Zeldin says.

October 16, 2015 In The News

An East Patchogue girl at risk of losing her eyesight will get to see the pope, thanks to a Long Island congressman.

Louisa Taitt, 9, is progressively growing blind. She says her dream is to meet Pope Francis.

Rep. Lee Zeldin surprised the girl at her church, Saint Joseph the Worker in East Patchogue, with an invitation to meet Pope Francis in Washington, D.C.

October 16, 2015 In The News

An amendment was successfully added to the Student Success Act that could possibly bring an end to Common Core. This week, the US House narrowly passed the reauthorization of HR 5 (the Student Success Act). HR 5 is the controversial proposed replacement for the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB). The amendment, authored by conservative Rep.

October 16, 2015 In The News

East End Congressman Lee Zeldin wasted little time after the nuclear inspection deal with Iran was finalized Tuesday morning in announcing he plans to work to nix the deal.

October 16, 2015 In The News

Last week, U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin continued his effort to block a proposed Iran nuclear deal, co-sponsoring two resolutions in the House.

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October 16, 2015 In The News

Washington - East End residents can now enter a lottery for tickets allowing them to be on the U.S. Capitol's west lawn as Pope Francis makes his historic address to a joint session of Congress, Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) announced Wednesday.

October 16, 2015 In The News

President Obama is asking critics of the Iran nuclear deal what the alternative is other than war as if it’s rhetorical question, but there is an answer: a better deal.

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October 16, 2015 In The News

Local environmentalists and lawmakers say they believe the U.S. Army of Corps of Engineers’ latest plan for disposing dredged materials won’t protect the Long Island Sound.

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