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March 31, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON -  Today, Representatives Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Elise Stefanik (R, NY-21), Peter King (R, NY-2) and John Katko (R, NY-24) urged Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy to include State and Local Tax (SALT) deduction relief in any additional coronavirus response legislation.

March 31, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Financial Services Committee, introduced the Interagency Council on Homelessness Coronavirus Guidance Act (H.R.

March 30, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force, just announced the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a $50 million contract to Turner Construction Company to expand hospital capacity at Stony Brook University in light of the ongoing outbreak of coronavirus. This project is part of the U.S.

March 30, 2020 Press Release

RIVERHEAD, NY -  Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force, issued the following statement after the opening of a new drive-thru coronavirus 

March 30, 2020 Press Release

With several tens of thousands of documented coronavirus cases, New York is the state hit hardest by the ongoing outbreak. Our response has been a whole-government, top-to-bottom response from President Trump to Governor Cuomo to our local elected officials and other community leaders.

March 29, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force, was joined by Long Island Community Hospital President & CEO Richard Margulis in urging the State of the New York to consider utilizing the currently unutilized John J.

March 28, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force, is calling for additional Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to be provided to local healthcare workers, first responders and law enforcement due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. 

March 27, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force, issued the following statement after House passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) Act:

March 25, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Representatives Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Elise Stefanik (R, NY-21), Tom Reed (R, NY-23), and John Katko (R, NY-24), urgently called on Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer to sign off on the United States Senate making a technical change that would free up over $6 billion in Medicaid funding for the State of New York as part of the Corona

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August 17, 2017 In The News

Eastport, NY - August 17, 2017 - 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.

August 14, 2017 In The News

PATCHOGUE - A soldier who made the ultimate sacrifice in World War II was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart on Friday.

Pfc. Roy B. DeWitt was shot in the foot in Holland and became a prisoner of war. He died in 1944 and was buried in Belgium.

August 14, 2017 In The News

To the Editor:

Anyone associating themselves with the KKK and Nazism is associating themselves with hatred, bigotry, racism, intolerance and a tremendously inhumane past filled with horrible evil. This is one of the extremes that exist in our society that has a long history of trying to tear us apart.

August 11, 2017 In The News

Hauppauge, NY - August 11, 2017 - On August 10, 2017, New York Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-NY-01) visited bicycle product manufacturer Finish Line Technologies to learn more about the economic impact of the $88 billion U.S. bicycle industry and to discuss important federal policies that affect bike business.

August 9, 2017 In The News

On Monday, August 7, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) hosted Mobile Office Hours at the Mastic Fire House in Mastic. At the Mobile Office Hours, Congressman Zeldin was able to meet with many NY-1 constituents to discuss a wide range of issues, such as the National Flood Insurance Program, veterans’ affairs, and health care.

August 8, 2017 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill July 25 to prevent the sale of Plum Island by the federal government to the highest bidder for the second time.

August 7, 2017 In The News

The Mastic Fire Department was Congressman Lee Zeldin's mobile office on Monday where he talked to his constituents one-on-one.

Zeldin has hosted these mobile office hours for several years since he was in the Senate. He says it's a good opportunity to bring his office to the constituents and hear about important issues.

August 7, 2017 In The News

Stony Brook University has received a nearly $170,000 grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to support marine science and fisheries research. The money will be used to improve management of protected species of fish and marine mammals within what is called the Northeast United States Large Marine Ecosystem.

August 7, 2017 In The News

On Long Island, so much of our economy and way of life are connected to the water around us. Fishing is a treasured part of our identities as Long Islanders.

July 29, 2017 In The News

SOUTHOLD, NY — A joyful crowd beaming with pride filled Brecknock Hall in Greenport Saturday morning as six Boy Scouts from Troop 6 in Southold earned the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout at their Court of Honor.

So many beaming parents and friends attended the event that they spilled out of the front door and filled every corner of the graceful space.

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