Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi (D – Long Island, Queens) and the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act. This legislation prohibits imports from China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) unless Customs and Border Protection determines with “clear and convincing” evidence that forced labor was not used at any stage of its production.
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.
In The News
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.