Washington, DC - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) just announced that his bipartisan legislation (H.R.1005/S.324) to help severely disabled veterans on Long Island and across the country, by expanding access to Adult Day Health Care for disabled veterans who need extra assistance and special attention in their day to day lives, passed the Senate last night with strong bipartisan support.
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 $103,593 in federal funding by the NOAA National Sea Grant Program.
Washington, DC - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) released the following statement today after the House Tax Reform bill was released: the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which would eliminate the State and Local Tax (SALT) deduction in its current form.
Washington DC - Congressman Lee Zeldin, representing New York’s First Congressional District, just released the following statement, regarding today’s attack in New York City where a terrorist used a rental truck to strike and kill at least 8 people and injure several others.
Op-ed Written by Congressman Lee Zeldin (NY-01)
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It was the busy Labor Day Weekend, and Southold Fish Market owner Charlie Manwaring had been forced to stock his popular East End restaurant and market with out-of-state fluke for the first time in recent memory.
Republicans from New York and New Jersey are pledging unconditional support for those devastated by Hurricane Harvey. But their resentment lingers.
Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced today that the Eastport Fire District has been awarded a $313,334 grant for communication equipment through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program. Funding from this regional grant will be used at the Eastport, East Moriches and Westhampton Beach Fire Districts.
Over 150 residents and elected officials at virtually every level of government turned out for a public hearing last week to testify about the need for additional at grade railroad crossings in the Tri Hamlet peninsula.
East Hampton Town officials met last Monday with representatives from the Federal Aviation Administration to discuss concerns about the East Hampton Airport in advance of the town’s plans to petition the FAA to gain control over restrictions at the airport.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County has been awarded a $120,000 grant that will be used toward removing derelict fishing gear from Long Island Sound, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) announced Tuesday.
The Community-based Marine Debris Removal Grant is from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
All she is saying is “give decency a chance.”
Before leaving on a summer vacation exploring the United States late last month, New York graphics designer Lisa Cholnoky dropped 535 letters at her post office, one for every member of Congress.
Patchogue, NY - August 23, 2017 - On Friday, August 11, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) toured the Best Buy location in Patchogue as the next stop of this month’s NY-1 Economic Growth Tour.
Port Jefferson, NY - August 18, 2017 - On Friday, August 18, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) attended a “Coffee with Your Congressman” restaurant roundtable at PJ’s Lobster House in Port Jefferson, hosted by the National Restaurant Association and New York State Restaurant Association, to meet with several local restaurant operators.