Patchogue, NY – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced that he has selected Andrew Bongiorno of Hauppauge, New York, a WWII veteran, to be his guest at the President’s Address at a joint session of Congress this upcoming Tuesday, February, 28, 2017.
Patchogue, NY – On February 23, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) hosted a Telephone Town Hall, which is a modern way to bring a town hall directly to the constituents’ home and the Congressman has been doing these for years approximately quarterly since he was in the State Senate.
Washington, DC - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Co-Chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, sent a letter on February 22, 2017 to Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, and FBI Director James Comey, regarding the latest rise of anti-semitic acts, including the targeting of dozens of Jewish Community Cen
Washington, DC - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) re-introduced his bill to protect Long Island fishermen as the Local Fishing Access Act (H.R. 1195). Last Congress, this bill passed the House with unanimous bipartisan support as H.R. 3070, the EEZ Clarification Act.
In the first part of this two part op-ed, I discussed my local efforts to improve security, the economy, and support for our veterans and law enforcement in the First Congressional District. While these are some of my highest priorities in 2017, there are still a number of other important areas where we can advance the direction of our district in the coming years.