Op-ed by Congressman Lee Zeldin
The fight against coronavirus is unlike any our country has faced before. However, working with all levels of government in a non-partisan way, we will emerge from this battle stronger than ever.
It was John Adams who said, “Government is instituted for the common good; for the protection, safety, prosperity and happiness of the people.” Unfortunately, as we witnessed US cities deteriorate into lawlessness, the erosion of public safety in New York was particularly striking.
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) and Congressman Bill Foster (D, IL-11), Co-Chairs of the National Labs Caucus, introduced the Quantum Network Infrastructure Act of 2020.
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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.
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.
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.
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.