WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after voting in favor of the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act (H.R.
PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement on one of the key ways forward following the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) ruling that qualified grants received under Suffolk County’s Septic Improvement Program are taxable income of the homeowner:
PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced the Fire Island to Montauk Point (FIMP) Project continues to move forward and is now in its design phase. FIMP is an over $1 billion project that includes funding for essential dredging and shoreline projects spanning 83 miles of coastline, 80% of which is in the First Congressional District.
PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced Stony Brook University has been awarded five grants through the Department of Health and Human Services’ National Institutes of Health totaling over $2.8 million in funding, including $1,995,417 for cancer research, $402,786 for youth mental health treatment, and $428,729 for allergy, immunology, and transplantation research.
It is an honor to represent New York’s First Congressional District - the greatest Congressional District in the country - and fight for the priorities most important to Long Islanders in our nation’s capital. As we enter a new decade, the start of this year has already marked great victories for our communities, but we’re just getting started.
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WESTHAMPTON, NY — Francis S. Gabreski Airport is about to get even safer, thanks to federal funding secured for infrastructure improvements.
Long Island, NY - June 28, 2017 - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a new policy for complex rehabilitative power wheelchairs and related accessories. This policy change helps ensure that disabled individuals have access to quality and affordable medical devices which they rely upon for day to day living.
Brookhaven officials disabled the town’s website Sunday to determine if it had been accessed by a pro-ISIS group.
The House Financial Services Committee approved another bill to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), the Flood Insurance Market Parity and Modernization Act, which would open flood insurance to the private insurers.
Long Island, NY - June 22, 2017 - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin Epidemic, released a statement today calling for full funding of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (S. 524), or CARA, in Fiscal Year 2018 appropriations legislation.
The financial meltdown of 2008 left our economy in shambles. Millions of Americans were negatively impacted, many right within our home state, with so many people losing their jobs, having their homes foreclosed upon, and ultimately left in a state of dire financial uncertainty.
Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D, NY-12) and Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) members of the House Financial Services Committee, announced on June 15 that their bipartisan bill, the NFIP Policyholder Protection Act (H.R.
North Korea should be hit with severe economic sanctions following the tragic death of Otto Warmbier, Rep. Lee Zeldin, R-N.Y., a member of the House Financial Services and Foreign Affairs Committees, told Newsmax TV.
Stony Brook, NY - June 16, 2017 - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced today that Stony Brook University was awarded $822,419 from the National Science Foundation (NSF). This funding will be used in the development of hardware and software platforms used for pervasive edge sensing and computing.
U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin of Shirley has introduced the NFIP Policyholder Protection Act, a federal bill that, if passed, would grant premium reductions to National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) policyholders who enact flood mitigation activities.