Congressman Lee Zeldin
On Friday, Republicans in the House of Representatives withdrew legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley), who campaigned on the promise to help repeal the ACA — known as Obamacare — was one of five House Republicans from New York, according to the New York Times, who supported or leaned yes toward voting to scrap the ACA and replace it with “the American Health Care Act.” (more…)
TIM GANNON PHOTO Demonstrators, including Shelter Island Democratic Chairwoman Heather Reylek, outside Congressman Lee Zeldin’s Riverhead office on Tuesday.
About 60 East End residents, including several from Shelter Island, demonstrated Tuesday outside Congressman Lee Zeldin’s (R-Shirley) office in Riverhead, urging their representative to listen to their concerns as the House of Representatives prepared to meet that day for the first time in 2017. (more…)