Op-ed by Congressman Lee Zeldin
The rising cost of prescription drugs has dealt a crushing blow to the wallets of everyday Americans and put a great strain on the government supported programs some of our country’s most vulnerable populations - our seniors, children, disabled and impoverished communities - rely on.
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after House Democrats voted down the Lower Costs, More Cures Act (H.R. 19) and instead passed H.R. 3 nearly entirely down party lines:
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after House passage of this year’s National Defense Authorization Act (S.
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after cosponsoring the Lower Costs, More Cures Act (H.R. 19):
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement on Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s announcement on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA):
PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, announced that Lt. General Todd T. Semonite, Chief of Engineers for the Army Corps of Engineers has signed the Chief’s Report for the Hashamomuck Cove, NY, Coastal Storm Risk Management Feasibility Study.
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, made the following statement and posted the following tweets after the public release of the U.S.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after House passage of the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act (S. 154) also known as the TRACED Act:
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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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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."
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.
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.