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March 10, 2020 Press Release
Since coming to Congress, I’ve fought for an all-water route and alternatives that mitigate noise impact on residents, and finally we have a step in the right direction that hopefully will be implemented and abided by successfully.
March 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) called for the reinstatement of the full State and Local Tax (SALT) deduction as part of tax relief legislation in an economic stimulus package responding to the coronavirus outbreak. 

March 9, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) provided an update on the federal government’s continued response to the coronavirus outbreak. On March 8, 2020, the first positive case of coronavirus was confirmed in Suffolk County, New York.

March 9, 2020 Press Release

The coronavirus outbreak is a quickly evolving situation, and now is not the time to play politics. On March 8, Suffolk County confirmed its first case of coronavirus and served as a reminder for all levels of government to work closely together to try to contain coronavirus as much as possible. 

March 8, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after Suffolk County’s first case of coronavirus was confirmed: 

March 6, 2020 Press Release

WESTHAMPTON BEACH, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced the completion of beach renourishment along the ocean side of Dune Road in Westhampton Beach ahead of the project’s contracted completion day of March 9, 2020.

March 5, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Last week, the State of the New York claimed that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) cut $625 million in funding for medical facilities across the State of New York.


In The News

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.