WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced the introduction of the Protecting U.S. Heritage Abroad Act (H.R. 2194), bipartisan legislation to expand the current mandate of the U.S.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations and co-Chairman of the House Republican Israel Caucus, issued the following statement following the United States government’s denial of entry to Founder of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement Omar Barghouti:
WASHINGTON - On Tuesday, April 9, 2019, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) and other Members of Congress were joined by small businesses from New York’s First Congressional District and around the country in calling for permanent H-2B visa reform.
WASHINGTON - Representatives Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, and Eliot Engel (D, NY-16), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, reintroduced legislation (H.Con.Res.32) calling for justice following the 1999 executions of NY-1 residents, Ylli, Agron and Mehmet Bytyqi, who resided in Hampton Bays, New York,
WASHINGTON - On Tuesday, April 2, 2019, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, met with Acting Foreign Minister of Albania for Europe and Foreign Affairs Gent Cajak and Albanian Ambassador to the United States Floreta Faber to discuss Albania’s 2020 Chairmanship of the Organization for Security
Long Island faces many unique challenges not experienced in most other parts of the country, such as high local property taxes, unaffordable energy costs and a skyrocketing cost of living. These challenges have chased Long Islanders and opportunities away from our home here on the island.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen decided to allocate an additional 30,000 H-2B visas for the remainder of Fiscal Year 2019.
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Nearly two weeks after President Barack Obama signed a bill aimed at stemming the suicide rate among veterans with post-traumatic stress, Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and both of Long Island's Republican congressmen are due in Bay Shore Monday to hail its passage.
Congressman Lee Zeldin and Senator Chuck Schumer have have re-introduced Mr. Schumer’s long-languishing “Fluke Fairness Bill,” an attempt to reform the current federal fluke fishing regulations that leave New York fishermen at the short end of the catching spectrum.
Congressman Lee Zeldin asked the Federal Aviation Administration to do its part in reducing helicopter noise on the East End before the busy summer season in a letter he sent last week.
U.S. Rep. Lee Zeldin has reintroduced a bill that would reverse the federal government's planned sale of Plum Island.
Congress in 2008 ordered the government to sell the 840-acre island to the highest bidder, as officials prepare to move the livestock disease laboratory there to a new facility in Kansas.
U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin this week introduced his first bill as a congressman, a call to eliminate a limit on the amounts of U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs home loans for veterans.
Eastern Long Island’s incoming freshman congressman will fill four prominent roles in the U.S. House of Representatives as soon as he is sworn into office next month.
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