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Washington, DC – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) just voted YES on the American Health Care Act (H.R. 1628), which passed the House of Representatives, to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), otherwise known as Obamacare. After this vote, the Congressman released the following statement:
Washington, DC – On Tuesday, May 24, 2016, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) met with the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) in his Washington, DC office. Discussions included nursing education and preparedness, as well as ways that Congress can improve healthcare overall. Congressman Zeldin is pictured above with ONS members.
Washington, DC – On Thursday, May 12, 2016, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) attended the Healthcare Leadership Council’s annual Healthcare Innovation Expo, where the Congressman was recognized as a Champion of Healthcare Innovation, which is an annual award that is presented to members of Congress in recognition of their ongoing support of patient-centered medical progress.
Washington, DC – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee and Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin Epidemic, introduced an amendment to legislation, H.R. 4641, which passed the House today with unanimous bipartisan support.
Washington, DC – On Tuesday, May 10, 2016, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) met with Long Island and New York members of the ALS Society in his Washington, DC office during ALS Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill. ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that impacts nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord.
Washington, DC – On Wednesday, April 13, 2016, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Congressional Diabetes Caucus, met in his Washington, DC office with Smithtown constituents from the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) to discuss new and innovative ways to improve care for those with diabetes.
In the 21st Century, we must boldly advance our research to create the next generation of cures and deliver hope to those suffering from various diseases, both rare and wide spread.
Patchogue, NY –Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin Epidemic, announced today that a bill he cosponsors in the House of Representatives, the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) of 2015 (H.R. 953/S. 524), was passed by the Senate to help Americans overcome the current challenges faced with drug abuse.
Washington, DC – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), announced today that his request to criminally investigate the collapse of Health Republic of New York has been sent to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ).