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Congressman Thomas Suozzi

Representing the 3rd District of New York

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September 13, 2017 Press Release

On Wednesday, Congressman Tom Suozzi met with President Trump at the White House along with a bipartisan delegation to discuss infrastructure, health care, tax reform, and DREAMers. Suozzi issued this statement shortly after the meeting ended.

September 8, 2017 Press Release
Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi, who serves as Vice-Chair of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, joined fellow caucus members for a meeting with Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich and Democratic Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper. Both governors support the caucus’ goals of stabilizing the individual health care market and lowering costs.
August 31, 2017 Press Release
American Legion Post 694 in Northport, NY honored Congressman Tom Suozzi for his “unwavering commitment and dedication to our veterans and their families.”
August 17, 2017 Press Release
Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi announced a new initiative called “Tom & the Trades,” where over the upcoming months, Suozzi will visit with skilled workers and perform daily tasks to try and highlight the need to create more good jobs at good wages. Suozzi proposed in a Wall Street Journal op-ed earlier this year that the federal government needs to focus on helping the private sector create five million new $80,000 per year jobs by 2020. Today he cut meat with the butchers at a supermarket in Bethpage.
July 31, 2017 Press Release

Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi (D -- Long Island, Queens), as Vice-Chair of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, announced that they have released a bold new bipartisan proposal to stabilize the individual health care market. If passed, this plan, the first bipartisan plan that has been proposed, would help stabilize the individual market by trying to reduce premiums, among other things.

July 28, 2017 Press Release
On Saturday, Congressman Tom Suozzi will announce that he is introducing bipartisan legislation with Congressman Lee Zeldin (R – Long Island) that would designate the George Washington Spy Trail on Long Island as a National Historic Trail. Rep. Suozzi will make the announcement at an open house at his Huntington district office that will feature numerous historic societies with people dressed in period costumes. The story of the Washington Spy Trail has been brought to life by the critically acclaimed television show “TURN” on AMC, which tells the stories of these unsung heroes. Ian Kahn, who plays George Washington in the show, will speak in support of Congressman Suozzi’s legislation at the open house.
July 27, 2017 Press Release
Today, an amendment introduced by Rep. Tom Suozzi which increased funding levels for the Navy/Grumman plume and other contaminated sites around the country by $42 million, passed the House of Representatives with bipartisan support. Congressman Pete King (R – Seaford) supported Suozzi’s efforts. Overall, 25 Republicans joined 189 Democrats in passing the amendment.
July 21, 2017 Press Release
Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi underwent a routine prostate exam as part of a new effort to raise awareness about prostate cancer and the importance of getting checked. The screening was administered by Integrated Medical Foundation (IMF), a non-profit organization which promotes awareness and early detection of prostate cancer. It entailed a PSA blood test and a digital rectal exam administered by IMF Founding President Dr. Deepak Kapoor, M.D. of Advanced Urology Centers of New York.
July 14, 2017 Press Release
On Saturday, July 29th, Congressman Tom Suozzi will host an open house at his historic district office in Huntington. Constituents are invited to attend and meet with the Congressman, staff and explore exhibits and presentations from historical societies across the district. Refreshments will also be provided.
July 13, 2017 Press Release
Last night, Congressman Tom Suozzi passed his first major legislative initiative through the House of Representatives. Suozzi teamed up with House Armed Services Committee Chairman Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX) and fellow CPA Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX) to submit a bipartisan amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) aimed at cutting down on waste, fraud and abuse within Department of Defense (DOD) contracts.

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In The News

August 7, 2017 In The News

A bipartisan group of House members on Monday proposed fixes to the Affordable Care Act that they said would stabilize insurance markets and provide key concessions to Republicans and Democrats.

August 3, 2017 In The News

Many members of the House of Representatives are still trying to figure out how to say Suo-zzee, but after the freshman Democrat’s surprise victory in a floor vote Thursday afternoon, they probably know who he is.

July 29, 2017 In The News

Fifty miles of Route 25A that New York State in May designated as George Washington Spy Trail would receive national historic status under legislation introduced by two Long Island congressmen.

July 5, 2017 In The News

New legislation aims to subject the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point to the gender discrimination laws in place at most colleges and universities, following yearslong concerns about the school’s handling of sexual misconduct.

June 15, 2017 In The News
Everyone agrees Russia has been working to undermine our democracy, as well as democracies throughout Europe, including Central and Eastern Europe. Unfortunately, too many Americans and elected officials have been distracted from Russia's treachery because of the pitched battle regarding Putin's involvement in the 2016 presidential race in the United States.
 
June 5, 2017 In The News
Rep. Thomas Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) said Monday he will introduce legislation targeting what he described as Russian corruption and “illicit financial activities” in Europe.
 
Speaking outside Russia’s diplomatic compound in Upper Brookville, Suozzi said his bill would create an office in the U.S. State Department to focus on Russian activities in Europe.
May 28, 2017 In The News
As we commemorate our honored fallen soldiers on Memorial Day, I ask my fellow New Yorkers to take note of the roughly 20 veterans who commit suicide every day. The mental-health issues many of our veterans face is a serious problem that must be addressed.
 
May 21, 2017 In The News
Rep. Thomas Suozzi announced Sunday in Old Bethpage that he will soon unveil new legislation to provide free mental health counseling to all veterans.
 
Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) discussed the bill at a simulation of a World War II encampment in the French countryside, surrounded by period tanks, artillery and officers in uniform.
 
May 14, 2017 In The News
Not all good jobs do, or should, require a college degree.
 
May 14, 2017 In The News
WASHINGTON — As Nassau County executive, Thomas Suozzi oversaw a workforce of nearly 10,000. If he had an idea, it usually became a reality.
 

Photo Galleries

April 26, 2017 Photo Gallery

U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi regularly posts photos as he meets with constituents and tackles the issues being address in Congress. You can view these photos on his Facebook Page. A Facebook account is not required to view the photos.

Videos

August 14, 2017 Video

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.

Click here to view the full interview through my Facebook page.

 

August 2, 2017 Video

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.

Click here to watch the full interview on my Facebook page.

August 1, 2017 Video

I joined my friend Rep. Ryan Costello (R-PA) on MSNBC to talk about the bipartisan health care plan that came out of the Problem Solvers Caucus.

Click here to watch our full interview on my Facebook page.

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