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November 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Representatives Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations and Co-Chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, and Josh Gottheimer (D, NJ-5) introduced H.Res.

November 22, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) met with Teachers Federal Credit Union (TFCU) CEO Brad Calhoun to discuss what Congress can do ensure financial opportunity for more TFCU members on Long Island.
November 22, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) spoke to Government and U.S. History class students and members of the student government at Sequoya High School in Holtsville
November 20, 2019 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) applauded the conclusion of the preliminary design phase and the commencement of the final design phase for the rebuilding of Hospital Road Bridge, which received over $20 million in federal funding.

November 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations and Co-Chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, and Congresswoman Elaine Luria (D, VA-02) led 241 Members of Congress in urging the United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres to defend Israel, limit Hezbollah and bolster existing UN capab

November 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Co-Chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, issued the following statement applauding Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s announcement to reverse the Obama Administration’s anti-Israel efforts that took place just before President Trump took office:

November 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) and Congresswoman Debbie-Wasserman Schultz (D, FL-23) condemned the Court of Justice of the European Union’s recent ruling that would require European Union (EU) states to label products imported from Israel’s disputed territories.

November 11, 2019 Press Release

Op-ed by Congressman Lee Zeldin

November 11, 2019 Press Release

PATCHOGUE, NY - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) just issued the following statement after Congressman Peter King (R, NY-2) announced he would not seek reelection in 2020:

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In The News

June 9, 2017 In The News

There is no greater friend, ally, and strategic partner to the United States than Israel. It is so important that we do everything in our power to ensure that this historically sacred relationship is not only preserved, but strengthened in the months, years and decades ahead. As part of this effort, the United States should move our embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

June 1, 2017 In The News

President Trump put on hold Thursday a prominent campaign pledge to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, signing a waiver that keeps it in Tel Aviv while insisting it is only a temporary delay.

June 1, 2017 In The News

SOUTHOLD, NY — The Federal Aviation Administration has dismissed a petition by the Town of Southold regarding a decision to extend the North Shore helicopter route through 2020 that the town believes is in violation of federal law.

May 31, 2017 In The News

A local resident was recently inducted into the New York State Veterans' Hall of Fame by local Senator John Brooks.

Sgt. Morris Miller, a 47 year resident of Massapequa, was recognized for his remarkable service and sacrifice to the nation.

He was inducted during a ceremony held at the New York State Capitol in Albany on May 16.

May 31, 2017 In The News

The Federal Aviation Administration has dismissed Southold Town’s petition asking the agency to require East End-bound helicopters to use the FAA-established South Shore Route.

The FAA notified the town of its decision in a letter dated May 16 to Southold Supervisor Scott Russell.

May 30, 2017 In The News

Southampton, NY - May 23, 2017 - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced today that $4,743,060 in federal funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has been awarded to the Town of Southampton to repair the historic Old Ponquogue Trestle Bridge that was damaged during Super Storms Sandy and Irene.

May 24, 2017 In The News

Overdue repairs to the old Ponquogue Bridge in Hampton Bays could begin toward the end of summer now that Southampton Town has received final approval—and nearly $5 million in funding—from the federal government.

May 24, 2017 In The News

New York, NY - May 24, 2017 - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced today that his bipartisan legislation (H.R.

May 19, 2017 In The News

One day, ideally in the not-too-distant future, when Congress finally passes major legislation to curb carbon emissions — to reduce the environmental and economic harm caused by climate change — Americans will owe a big thank you to the perseverance and discipline of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby.

May 18, 2017 In The News

As the federal government’s plans to sell Plum Island chug along in snail-paced time, the East End’s county legislators, town supervisors and village mayors are asking New York State to intervene.

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