Painters Union PAC Endorses Congressman Zeldin for Re-Election in 2020

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Painters Union PAC, representing District Council 9, endorsed Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) for re-election in 2020.   “The Painters are endorsing Congressman Zeldin because of his proven commitment to promoting policies and opportunities for the middle class in New York,” said Davon Lomax, Political Director, District Council 9,… Read More

IBEW Local 2230 Endorses Congressman Zeldin for Re-Election in 2020

PATCHOGUE, NY – The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 2230 endorsed Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), Co-Chairman of the National Labs Caucus, for re-election in 2020. Today’s endorsement comes following Friday’s kick off event of the $2 billion Dream Machine Electron Ion Collider project at Brookhaven National Laboratory…. Read More

Zeldin for Congress Releases Third TV Ad of 2020 Cycle: “Radical Professor”

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Zeldin for Congress campaign today released its third TV ad of the 2020 election cycle, “Radical Professor”. Instead of prioritizing safety and security, and law and order, in the midst of all the looting, rioting and violence targeting police and others on US city streets in recent… Read More

Laborers’ International Union of North America Endorses Congressman Zeldin for Re-Election in 2020

Hampton Bays, NY – The Laborers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA) endorsed Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) for re-election in 2020.   “Congressman Lee Zeldin has been a strong supporter of construction workers on Long Island through his policy positions in Washington as well as local job creation,” stated Mason Tenders District… Read More

Uniformed Fire Officers Association Endorses Congressman Zeldin for Re-Election in 2020

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Uniformed Fire Officers Association (UFOA) endorsed Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) for re-election in 2020.   “Congressman Zeldin has been outstanding in representing NYC fire officers. He has been there for the members of the UFOA from day one,” said Jake Lemonda, President of the UFOA. “Lee… Read More

Long Island Chapter of National Electrical Contractors Association Endorses Congressman Zeldin for Re-Election

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Long Island Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association (LINECA) endorsed Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) for re-election in 2020.    “Lee has established an enviable pro-business/pro-worker record,” said Charles Gardner, Director of Government Affairs for LINECA. “Lee is a tireless advocate on behalf of the… Read More

Zeldin for Congress Releases First TV Ad of 2020 Cycle

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Zeldin for Congress campaign today released its first TV ad of the 2020 election cycle that will air throughout the Republican National Convention.    “Unapologetic” is a 60 second TV ad that highlights Congressman Lee Zeldin’s (R, NY-1) commitment to law enforcement and his opposition to… Read More

Steamfitters Local 638 Endorses Rep. Lee Zeldin for Re-Election

PATCHOGUE, NY – Steamfitters Local 638 endorsed Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) for re-election in 2020.   “Congressman Zeldin has been a great friend in Washington. He has consistently secured key victories for our district, most recently delivering the $2 billion dream machine collider project to Brookhaven National Labs,” said Patrick Dolan, President… Read More

Building and Construction Trades Council of Nassau and Suffolk Counties Endorses Rep. Lee Zeldin for Re-Election

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Building and Construction Trades Council of Nassau and Suffolk Counties today endorsed Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) for re-election in 2020.   “Whether it is fighting for the American people on the floor in Congress or proudly wearing the uniform as Lt. Colonel in the U.S. Army… Read More

New York City PBA Endorses Rep. Zeldin for Re-Election

PATCHOGUE, NY – The New York City Police Benevolent Association today endorsed Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) for re-election in 2020.   “The NYC Police Benevolent Association is proud to announce the endorsement of Rep. Lee Zeldin. Lee understands that those who put on a blue uniform and risk their lives… Read More

Sheet Metal Workers’ Local Union 28 Endorses Rep. Zeldin for Re-Election

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Sheet Metal Workers’ Local Union 28 endorsed Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) for re-election.   “Lee has always been a friend and consistent champion for our local unions and families on Long Island,” said Eric Meslin, President and Business Manager of Local Union 28. “At the… Read More

27 East End Leaders Endorse Lee Zeldin for Re-Election

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Zeldin for Congress campaign today announced the endorsement of 27 East End elected officials. Today’s announcement follows this week’s 8 Brookhaven elected officials, 14 state and Suffolk County-level elected leader endorsements, and 15 Smithtown and Islip leaders for Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1).   “Congressman Lee Zeldin… Read More

15 Smithtown & Islip Town Leaders Endorse Congressman Lee Zeldin for Re-Election

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Zeldin for Congress campaign today announced the endorsement of 15 Smithtown and Islip elected officials. Today’s announcement follows this week’s 8 Brookhaven elected officials and 14 state and Suffolk County-level elected leader endorsements for Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1).   “Born and raised right here on Long Island,… Read More

8 Local Brookhaven Leaders Endorse Congressman Lee Zeldin for Re-Election

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Zeldin for Congress campaign today announced the endorsement of 8 Brookhaven elected officials. This comes on the heels of yesterday’s announcement of 14 state and Suffolk County-level elected leader endorsements. “I have known Lee Zeldin since he first ran for the United States Congress. I know… Read More

14 County and State Level Electeds Endorse Rep. Zeldin for Re-Election

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Zeldin for Congress campaign today announced the endorsement of 14 elected officials representing at least parts of NY-1 at the county or state levels of government.   “Lee’s work in Washington to protect Suffolk County is unrivaled,” said John Kennedy, Suffolk County Comptroller. “At the height of the pandemic, he secured… Read More

Zeldin Campaign Launches Digital Ad “Service” In Support of Local Law Enforcement

PATCHOGUE, NY – The Zeldin for Congress campaign today launched its next digital ad, “Service”, in support of local law enforcement. Growing up in a law enforcement household, I understand the sacrifices our men and women in blue make every single day,” said Congressman Zeldin. “Now more than ever we must defend… Read More

Congressman Lee Zeldin Breaks Records With Monster Q2 Fundraising Report

Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) raised nearly $1,500,000 in Q2 of 2020. The campaign has nearly $2,700,000 cash-on-hand with almost 90% of donations being under $50. This is the most Congressman Zeldin has raised in a single quarter, shattering many other local fundraising records in the process. Additionally, the $4.8… Read More

New York State Troopers PBA Endorses Lee Zeldin for US Congress 1st District

“Lee Zeldin has consistently championed police and first responders and is unafraid to stand up against calls to defund police departments and other radical efforts that will make our officers and communities less safe.  We are very appreciative for his support of police especially during these tumultuous times when it… Read More

Congressman Lee Zeldin Statement on NY-1 Democratic Primary Results

My entire life has and continues to be in service to America and Long Island, working on behalf of our neighborhoods so they are not forgotten and ensuring our country has everything it needs to fight the battles of a constantly changing world. I am willing to work with anyone… Read More

North Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters Endorses Zeldin for Congress

PATCHOGUE, NY – The North Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters today endorsed Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) for re-election to Congress in 2020.   “Not only has Congressman Zeldin fought hard to ensure our economy gets back on its feet in the wake of COVID-19, he has stood up… Read More

Plumbers Local Union #200 Endorses Congressman Zeldin

PATCHOGUE, NY – Today, Plumbers Local Union #200 announced its endorsement of Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) for reelection in New York’s First Congressional District. “During these unprecedented times, Congressman Zeldin has continued to work for what is important for his constituents through his work securing essential masks and gloves… Read More

‘That’s not how this works’: Lee Zeldin blasts ’embarrassing’ proxy voting after more than 70 Democrats fail to show in Congress

Republican New York Rep. Lee Zeldin admonished more than 70 Democrats who voted by proxy during Wednesday’s legislative session in Congress. Speaking outside the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Zeldin criticized Democrats who elected not to be present because of the coronavirus pandemic and submitted their votes through Democratic House members… Read More

You’re Suffolk County, and you’re in a jam. Who you gonna call? Rep. Lee Zeldin.

By Joye Brown Updated April 25, 2020 3:28 PM   U.S. Rep. Lee Zeldin, after voting for the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act last Thursday, found time to talk as he made his way north, from Washington back to Long Island. Zeldin, a Republican representing the 1st Congressional District… Read More

Rep. Lee Zeldin joins Trump impeachment defense team

By Laura Figueroa Hernandez Updated January 20, 2020 9:48 PM WASHINGTON — Rep. Lee Zeldin was named Monday to President Donald Trump’s impeachment defense team, a role that he takes on after months of vigorously defending the president at House impeachment proceedings, before TV cameras and via Twitter. The White… Read More

Rep. Lee Zeldin makes Christmas visit to deployed troops in the Middle East

Rep. Lee Zeldin is spending Christmas week in the Middle East, visiting deployed U.S. troops in Kuwait and Bahrain, the congressman’s office announced in a press release today. Zeldin is serving meals to the troops and delivering packages of Tate’s Cookies to deployed troops from the New York area, according… Read More