Washington, D.C. – Democratic and Republican members of the Problem Solvers Caucus, including Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens), on Wednesday, January 16, met at the White House with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence in the Situation Room in an effort to end the shutdown.
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Suozzi was appointed to the US Congress Committee on Ways and Means, the chief tax-writing committee of the House of Representatives. As a former CPA, an attorney, a Mayor and County Executive, the Congressman brings expertise and experience to the committee charged with handling the nation’s finances.
Today, Congressmen Tom Suozzi and Peter King announced bipartisan legislation - the “King-Suozzi bill” - that would provide tax relief for Long Islanders. The bill, H.R. 257, would retroactively reinstate a full deduction for state and local taxes (SALT).
Washington, DC – Congressman Tom Suozzi recognized former New York Congressman Lester Wolff’s 100th Birthday, along with Mr. Wolff’s achievements, in the Congressional Record, by reintroducing a bill to memorialize the Congressman’s courageous fight to protect the sanctity of the Long Island Sound.
Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed Congressman Suozzi’s bill, renaming the “Oyster Bay National Wildlife Refuge,” as the “Congressman Lester Wolff National Wildlife Refuge.” The bill passed by a margin of 385-4.
Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens) secured multiple provisions in the FAA Reauthorization Act, recently signed by the President. As Co-Chair of the Quiet Skies Caucus, the Congressman worked with his colleagues to include multiple provisions aimed at mitigating noise for residents of the North Shore and Long Island.
Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens) hosted a Biotechnology and Life Sciences Conference at Long Island University’s Tilles Center to promote, grow and brand the region as the “495 Research Corridor on Hi-Tech Island.”
Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens), co-chair of the bipartisan Long Island Sound Caucus, secured a 5-year reauthorization of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Long Island Sound Program.
Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens) met with New York State Senator Tony Avella, New York City Council Member Paul Vallone, and representatives from the offices of the Queens BoroughPresident, TRACON, the New York City Economic Development Corporation, the Eastern Helicopter Regional Council, We Love Whitestone, and other organizations to discuss the mitigation of helicopter noise
Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens) and fellow members of the House Problem Solvers Caucus, introduced a package of changes to the House Rules to make Congress work for the American people.
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Repair work will begin Monday on the Long Island National Cemetery's perimeter fence, a face-lift that the director of the 364-acre Pinelawn cemetery said will be "phenomenal."
Congressman Tom Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) is among the members of Congress pushing for immigration reform in the wake of a family-separation policy that was widely condemned.
Reps. Thomas Suozzi, D-NY and Brian Fitzpatrick, R-PA, both visited the southern border to witness firsthand the current migrant crisis. Rep. Suozzi also visited a Long Island facility sheltering separated migrant children. Both congressmen join Morning Joe to discuss.
Two more migrant children who were separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border have been placed at the MercyFirst home for children in Syosset, bringing the total there to 10.
The numbers were disclosed by U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) and Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, who visited the facility and held a news conference on Monday.
The eight children separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border and placed in a Long Island facility have spoken to their parents by telephone — and two more children are now living there, officials said Monday.
Saturday’s tour of a Texas tent city for migrant children crystallized how unknowable their future is and the imperative of finding long-term solutions, said two U.S. representatives from Long Island.
Rep. Thomas Suozzi has introduced a bill to rename the Oyster Bay National Wildlife Refuge in honor of former North Shore congressman Lester Wolff, Suozzi announced Sunday.
A three-year plan will address a host of staffing and infrastructure problems that have plagued the 90-year-old Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Northport and led to widespread disgruntlement among its 1,800 employees, the facility’s director said on Monday.
The bipartisan meeting, where Reps. Peter King and Thomas Suozzi spoke, also included discussion of the need to extend DACA and TPS protections for immigrants.
Two Congressmen from New York, Republican Peter King and Democrat Tom Suozzi, discuss their plan to try to prevent the next mass shooting.
I spoke with CNN's John Berman about the terrible events in Charlottesville, VA. I called on President Trump to condemn white nationalists and the KKK.
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I sat down with John Scott of Fox News Channel's "Happening Now" to talk about the Problem Solvers Caucus bipartisan proposal to fix our nation's health care system.
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