Washington, DC – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, released the following statement in response to a new Politico Investigative report with disturbing new details about the Obama administration's prisoner exchange with Iran:
Patchogue, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) participated in three Town Hall events across the First Congressional District. The first Community Forum was hosted by Suffolk County Community College at their Riverhead Campus, and moderated by Suffolk County Comptroller John Kennedy.
Patchogue, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced that $1,580,000 in federal funding has been awarded to the Town of Brookhaven for the construction of new sidewalks and curbs along Old Town Road, in Port Jefferson Station and Coram, including bicycle and pedestrian access, and Americans with Disabilities Act regulated sidewalks, among other projects.
Patchogue, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) released the following statement today following two funeral services that just took place for victims of last weekend’s murder of four young men by the MS-13 gang. Two of the victims, Justin Llivicura (East Patchogue, New York) and Jorge Tigre (Bellport, New York), were residents of the First Congressional District.
We need to send a powerful message to the world that there are lines which can never be crossed. On the night of April 6, 2017, the Syrian government used chemical weapons in a barbaric attack against its own people, resulting in the murder of dozens of Syrian men, women, and children.
Washington, DC - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) sent a follow-up letter to Dr. David Shulkin, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), regarding the replacement of Northport VAMC’s Director, Mr. Phil Moschitta, who retired effective April 1, 2017.
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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.
By Alexa Gorman Jan 18, 2015 9:33 AM