Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens) was joined by baymen and local environmental groups to call on the New York District of the Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) to re-examine their permitting process for hydraulic shellfish dredging of clams and oysters in the Oyster Bay Harbor and Mill Neck Creek.
Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens) and the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus – 25 Democrats and 25 Republicans -- unveiled its “March To Common Ground” framework to help break the gridlock on the latest COVID-19 relief package and encourage negotiators to get back to the table.
Huntington, NY – Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens) penned a Letter to the Editor of the New York Times that ran online and in Monday’s print edition. Suozzi’s letter is in response to a New York Times Op-Ed that embraces the misleading Republican argument that the state and local tax (SALT) deduction’s purpose is to benefit the rich.
Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Glen Cove), Congresswoman Kathleen Rice (D – Garden City), Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, and Nassau-Suffolk School Boards Association Executive Director Lorraine Deller called on the Senate to put aside partisan politics to negotiate and pass comprehensive bipartisan legislation that will address the real problems being faced by hardworking Americans a
Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens) honored 91-year old Marine Corporal Anselm “Jerry” Cramer of East Northport, who has been repeatedly and unjustly denied the Purple Heart despite sustaining severe frostbite wounds, from which he has never recovered, during the Korean War.
On Monday, Congressman Tom Suozzi (D - Long Island, Queens) honored and thanked five law enforcement officers from across the 3rd Congressional District that he represents, who displayed exemplary heroism in the line of duty in service to our communities. Suozzi shared each of the officer’s exceptional stories (see below) at the ceremony.
Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi (D-Long Island, Queens) held a press conference at the U.S. Post Office Processing Center in Melville in response to the recent cuts, slowdowns, dismantling of sorting machines, and removal of equipment by the Postmaster General.
This week, Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens) announced that he has helped secure critical funding for New York, Long Island and other communities across America in the two House-passed appropriations bills for fiscal year 2021. These bills will now advance to the Senate.
Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi (NY-03) and Congressman Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) hosted a Zoom Town Hall for hard-hit restaurants and catering halls across New York and Long Island to discuss congressional efforts to help these industries and their workers recover from the economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic.
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WASHINGTON—Rep. Tom Suozzi (D., N.Y.) knows his bid to repeal the $10,000 cap on state and local tax deductions is a long shot for inclusion in any final coronavirus-relief bill. He has seen the mockery from Republicans, who criticize Democrats for proposing a tax cut for the rich.
The highly decorated all-black unit was entirely made up of black soldiers, many of whom were from Long Island, served alongside French soliders in WWI because other American troops refused to serve with them. They are now being recognized for their service. NBC New York’s Greg Cergol reports.
More than 100 years ago, Glen Cove’s Sgt. Leander Willett fought in a U.S. Army uniform in World War I alongside French troops because African Americans like him were banned from serving with white U.S. soldiers.
WASHINGTON — A new House bill filed late Wednesday takes aim at vaping and smoking by not only banning flavors in electronic cigarettes and tobacco products, but also by tripling the federal taxes on them to discourage use by younger people.
Rep. Thomas Suozzi (D-Glen Cove), Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and other Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday said they were worried that immigrant and low-income communities would not be accurately counted in the next year's census — resulting in millions in federal funding losses to the region.
WASHINGTON — Rep. Tom Suozzi said he saw men sleeping on a bare concrete floor and heard children without parents talking, crying and coughing behind chain-link fences in a visit Saturday to two overflowing migrant detention centers on the southwestern border.
Americans would be to able make a voluntary, tax-deductible contribution on their federal tax returns to fund Alzheimer's research and caregiver support services through a new bipartisan bill sponsored by Reps. Tom Suozzi and Peter King.
Rep. Thomas Suozzi announced Monday that flights arriving to John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens must follow new regulations to help reduce noise created by low-flying planes.
Beginning next Monday, flights arriving to JFK will adhere to air traffic control-created rules that require planes to remain at higher altitudes until closer to arrival, Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) said.