Op-ed by Congressman Lee Zeldin
WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after securing key victories and vital funding for Brookhaven National Laboratory with House passage of the Conference Report to Accompany the Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act (H.R. 5895):
WASHINGTON - Yesterday, Representative Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) was joined by Reps. Claudia Tenney (R, NY-22), Kyrsten Sinema (D, AZ-9) and David Scott (D, GA-13) in securing unanimous bipartisan passage of the Protecting Affordable Mortgages for Veterans Act (H.R. 6737) in the House Committee on Financial Services.
WASHINGTON - Today, Representatives Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Rosa DeLauro (D, CT-3) and Tom Suozzi (D, NY-3), co-chairs of the bipartisan Long Island Sound Caucus, secured a 5-year reauthorization of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Long Island Sound Program funded at $65 million per year with House passage of House Amendment to S.
PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement announcing a $1,349,533 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook to research models to advance underrepresented minority STEM faculty at predominantly undergraduate institutions:
WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and Co-Chairman of the House Republican Israel Caucus, issued the following statement following National Security Advisor John Bolton’s announcement that the Trump Administration will close the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) office in Washington, D.C.
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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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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."
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.
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.
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.