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August 12, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Stony Brook University has been awarded $750,000 from the National Science Foundation to expand quantum computing at Stony Brook University. 

August 11, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) urged Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) to change its reimbursement claim policy to provide reimbursement for spoiled food and medication in light of the extended power outages in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias.

August 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives urged the Department of Justice (DOJ) to require Qatari-owned media company Al Jazeera to register as a foreign agent.

August 5, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced the extension of the North Shore Helicopter Route for two years.

August 3, 2020 Press Release

In a district nearly completely surrounded by water, we have a unique responsibility to safeguard our local waterways, from improving our area’s water quality to bolstering our local maritime infrastructure.

July 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Coronavirus Task Force and bipartisan White House Opening Up American Again Congressional Group, issued the following statement doubling down on his call for additional direct state and local funding in additional coronavirus relief le

July 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement regarding this November’s general election:

“Election dates are set by Congress. This year’s general election will take place on Tuesday, November 3rd.”

July 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Legislation introduced by Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, and Congresswoman Elaine Luria (D, VA-2), the Countering Hezbollah in Lebanon’s Military Act of 2019, was just passed by the


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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 20, 2017 In The News

New York, NY - July 20, 2017 - On Wednesday, July 19, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) delivered a speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives, recognizing the 106th Rescue Wing, New York Air National Guard.

July 20, 2017 In The News

Under this “deal,” up to $150 billion in sanctions relief, as well as our leverage, was negotiated away without addressing Iran’s non-nuclear bad activities: overthrowing foreign governments, sponsoring terrorism, developing intercontinental ballistic missiles, unjustly imprisoning Americans, blowing up mock U.S.

July 14, 2017 In The News

EAST HAMPTON, NY — The East Hampton town board asked for the support of East End elected officials this week to keep local control of East Hampton's airport.

July 10, 2017 In The News

With the rise in digital breaches domestically and abroad, from identity theft, to government and corporate hacking, it’s increasingly clear that cyber-attacks are a growing threat to our security.

July 10, 2017 In The News

The Jamesport Fire Department has been awarded more than $104,000 to purchase new communications equipment, including vehicle radios and mobile data terminals.

The funds will come from the Federal Emergency Management Agency as part of its Assistance to Firefighters grant program, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) announced last Wednesday in a press release.

July 9, 2017 In The News

Republican lawmakers say there is more work to be done, even after Iraqi forces retook Mosul from the control of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) on Sunday.  

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) praised the Iraqi and U.S. coalition forces for their campaign's success, while also calling for a comprehensive plan to fully "hold, stabilize, and rebuild the city of Mosul."

July 5, 2017 In The News

SOUTHAMPTON, NY — Rep. Lee Zeldin is set to host his next mobile office hours in Southampton.

The office hours will take place Thursday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Stony Brook Southampton’s Duke Lecture Hall, located at 39 Tuckahoe Road.

July 5, 2017 In The News

Representative Lee Zeldin of New York's First Congressional District will host mobile office hours Thursday night from 6 to 9 at Stony Brook Southampton's Chancellors Hall at 39 Tuckahoe Road. All members of the public and press have been invited to attend.

July 5, 2017 In The News

U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin has scheduled mobile office hours in Southampton on Thursday, July 6, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Stony Brook Southampton’s Duke Lecture Hall. 

Constituents can sit down with Mr. Zeldin or a staff member for a one-on-one discussion about issues or concerns important to them. Walk-ins are welcome, and no appointment is necessary.