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July 27, 2020 Press Release
This bipartisan, bicameral victory in Washington is, most importantly, a victory for Long Island and builds on continued environmental victories, like tripling funding for Long Island Sound cleanup through the Long Island Sound Program and securing full funding for the National Estuary Program and SeaGrant.
July 26, 2020 Press Release

CALVERTON, NY - On Saturday, July 25, 2020, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), joined Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Suffolk County Legislators Susan Berland, Sarah Anker,  and Steve Flotteron, Riverhead Town Supervisor Yvette Aguiar, Warrior Ranch Founder and President Eileen Shanahan, Warrior Ranch Vice President Tony Simonetti, Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Ar

July 22, 2020 Press Release
In my district alone, the Land and Water Conservation Fund has provided funding for over 65 parks, and that’s just one example of the impact this program has made all across our great nation.
July 22, 2020 Press Release
Not only does Plum Island offer Long Island a diverse wildlife and ecosystem and critical habitat for migratory birds, marine mammals, and rare plants, but it is also an essential cultural and historical resource.
July 21, 2020 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the bipartisan Congressional Coronavirus Task Force and bipartisan White House Opening Up America Again Congressional Group, announced Suffolk County received an additional $26,629,337 in federal funding through the 

July 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement following the announcement made in the Oval Office by President Donald Trump, Attorney General William Barr, and other law enforcement officials of the recent crackdown on MS-13, which included 24 charges, including murder, attemp

July 13, 2020 Press Release

Here in Suffolk County, our local law enforcement officers keep our communities safe, putting their lives on the line each and every day to protect their neighbors and our communities. There is no doubt that they are courageous and patriotic heroes who deserve our support. 

July 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, issued the following statement on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s decree to convert Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia from a museum


In The News

June 29, 2017 In The News

WESTHAMPTON, NY — Francis S. Gabreski Airport is about to get even safer, thanks to federal funding secured for infrastructure improvements.

June 28, 2017 In The News

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.

June 25, 2017 In The News

Brookhaven officials disabled the town’s website Sunday to determine if it had been accessed by a pro-ISIS group.

June 23, 2017 In The News

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.

June 22, 2017 In The News

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.

June 21, 2017 In The News

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.

June 21, 2017 In The News

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.

June 20, 2017 In The News

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.

June 16, 2017 In The News

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.

June 15, 2017 In The News

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.