Lee Zeldin was elected tonight to the United States Congress, representing the First Congressional District of New York. Following tonight’s victory, Congressman-elect Zeldin released the following statement: “Tonight Long Island voters sent a clear message to Washington that the status quo is totally unacceptable to us, and that we want a better path forward for […]
American Action Network (@AAN) Chairman and former Senator Norm Coleman (MN) issued the following statement in response to tonight’s election results in New York’s 1st Congressional District. AAN spent nearly $1.5 million in independent expenditures in the NY-01 general election on cable TV and online advertising, direct mail, and GOTV efforts.
When State Senator Lee Zeldin announced that he was running for Congress, most people, along with LI Politics.com, believe that Zeldin was the answer to the prayers of every Suffolk County Republican — well, every Suffolk County Republican sans George Demos. Thought of as a gadfly, Demos showed up this time with something he never […]
The last public poll on the race between Rep. Tim Bishop (D-Southampton) and his Republican challenger, State Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley), put Bishop 10 points ahead. But that was last week. Today, both the Cook Political Report and the Rothenberg Report - the two oldest handicappers of congressional races - move the race from leaning Democrat to "toss up." That means either one could win.
Zeldin announces Fall Campaign Kickoff Rally, with special guest Former Congressman and Army Lieutenant Colonel Allen West.
The question today came after the incumbent Congressman Timothy Bishop held a press conference to congratulate himself for helping a veteran family receive a life insurance payment.
FIMP is a taxpayer-funded project planned to create long-term solutions for hurricane and storm damage in order to protect homes and businesses within an 83-mile floodplain of ocean and bay shorelines from Fire Island Inlet to Montauk Point.
NYS Senator Lee Zeldin, candidate for Congress in New York's 1st Congressional District, has released the following statement regarding the recent attacks by Hamas terrorists against Israel.
The NRCC cited Senator Zeldin’s commitment to growing jobs, halting Obamacare and getting D.C. spending under control as reasons for advancing him in the program.
Updated 6/26/14 State Senator Lee M. Zeldin (R, C- Shirley), just released his first general election statement following Tuesday evening’s Republican Primary victory, winning with over 62% of the vote: “I am humbled and honored to have been nominated by my local community to be the Republican nominee to take on Tim Bishop this fall. […]
Donald Trump Contacts Over 50,000 Long Island Republican Households In Support Of Lee Zeldin For Congress In New York’s 1st Congressional District
This race has been nothing short of a good ole fashion Donnybrook! New York State Senator Lee Zeldin shot out of the gate with high expectation, and it finally appeared that the Suffolk GOP had an unblemished candidate that could beat Congressman Tim Bishop, a candidate that is somewhat beatable. Then less than 24 hours […]
The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) today announced its support for State Senator Lee Zeldin in New York’s 1st Congressional District race.
According to State of Politics, Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is scheduled to headline a fundraiser for Suffolk GOP Congressional hopeful Lee Zeldin this Saturday, June 14. Tickets are reported as going as high as $5,200.
George Demos, one of the two conservative Republican candidates for U.S. Congress in New York's first district, today condemned Lee Zeldin for refusing to return the thousands of dollars in contributions he received from the suspected Islip Toxic Dumpers.