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August 28, 2020 Press Release
PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), co-chair of the National Labs Caucus, announced Brookhaven National Lab will receive $115 million in federal funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and U.S.
August 27, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced $692,237.43 in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) for fire departments in New York’s First Congressional District.

August 25, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) introduced a resolution denouncing calls to “defund”, “disband”, “dismantle”, or “abolish” law enforcement and encourage states to adopt statutes to establish essential rights for law enforcement officers. 

August 17, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, PSEG Long Island announced it is expanding its claims policy due to the COVID-19 pandemic so that customers whose electrical service was interrupted by Tropical Storm Isaias for

August 17, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force, announced Stony Brook University has been awarded $132,778 in federal funding through the National Science Foundation for COVID-19 research. 

August 17, 2020 Press Release

8 years ago, Superstorm Sandy devastated our communities throughout Long Island. Neighborhoods were flooded, homes and businesses were destroyed, and life came to a standstill as we worked to clean up in its wake.

August 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Co-Chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, and one of two Jewish Republicans in Congress, issued the following statement on th

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In The News

July 28, 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 26, 2017 In The News

Two local estuaries are now a step closer to securing federal funding for the next fiscal year after some uncertainty about whether they’d be included in a final federal budget given cuts in Environmental Protection Agency appropriations proposed by the White House earlier this year. 

July 26, 2017 In The News

WESTHAMPTON, NY — A federal grant has been awarded to Francis S. Gabreski Airport in Westhampton, home of the 106th Rescue Wing of the Air National Guard, to fund the first phase of construction to create a new air traffic control tower.

July 26, 2017 In The News

Long Island, NY - July 26, 2017 - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced that the House of Representatives today passed his bipartisan bill, the Plum Island Preservation Act (H.R. 2182), which would prevent the sale of Plum Island by the federal government to the highest bidder. H.R.

July 25, 2017 In The News

The House of Representatives has again passed a bill to prevent the sale of Plum Island to the highest bidder.

The Plum Island Preservation Act, introduced by Rep. Lee Zeldin, had the unanimous support of the Long Island and Connecticut House delegations, as well as a coalition of over 65 local and national environmental groups, Zeldin said in a press release.

July 25, 2017 In The News

Funding for the Long Island Sound Program has been included in a key federal appropriations bill for 2018, Rep. Lee Zeldin announced yesterday.

July 25, 2017 In The News

High school students across New York’s 1st Congressional District will have the opportunity to participate in the 2017 Congressional App Challenge.

July 21, 2017 In The News

Long Island, NY - July 21, 2017 - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced today that the House of Representatives is expected to vote next week on his bipartisan bill to prevent the sale of Plum Island by the federal government to the highest bidder: The Plum Island Preservation Act (H.R. 2182).

July 21, 2017 In The News

The House Foreign Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade recently advanced legislation that aims to establish international border security standards to close security gaps that could potentially allow foreign terrorist fighters to travel internationally.

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