REFORMING OUR GOVERNMENT

Establishing Term Limits, Overhauling JCOPE, Fighting for Accountability of Cuomo’s Deadly Nursing Home Order and Cover, and so much more

Congressman Zeldin is committed to ending the toxic culture within state government, by establishing term limits, overhauling the Joint Commission on Public Ethics (JCOPE), delivering accountability for the Cuomo-Hochul administration’s deadly nursing home order and coverup, creating the Empire State Budget Office (ESBO) to provide nonpartisan, objective, and impartial analysis of prospective legislation, strengthening New York’s Freedom of Information Law by creating a strong automatic presumption of approval, ending the 3 persons in a room approach to governance, increasing the power, input and participation of rank and file legislators, and providing better transparency across the board by expanding items that are automatically disclosed to the public.

Congressman Zeldin Calls on Hochul and NYPA to Take Down Taxpayer Funded Campaign Ads

NEW YORK – Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), the Republican Party and Conservative Party designee for Governor, slammed Kathy Hochul for continuing to run taxpayer funded campaign radio ads through the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and demands she and NYPA take them down: “Once again, Kathy Hochul is taking taxpayers for… Read More

Congressman Lee Zeldin and Alison Esposito Unveil Ten Point “Reform Albany” Plan

NEW YORK – On May 2, 2022, in Syracuse and Binghamton, and May 3, 2022, in Albany, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), the Republican Party and Conservative Party designee for Governor, and Alison Esposito, the Republican Party and Conservative Party designee for Lieutenant Governor, unveiled their 10 point “Reform Albany”… Read More

Congressman Lee Zeldin Statement on New York Dems’ Shenanigans to Swap Out Brian Benjamin from Primary Ballot

NEW YORK – Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), the Republican Party and Conservative Party designee for Governor, issued the following statement on Democrats in the New York State Legislature advancing a new bill to swap out Brian Benjamin from the primary ballot: “Kathy Hochul could have swapped out Brian… Read More

Congressman Lee Zeldin Statement on New York Court of Appeals Striking Down Congressional and State Senate Maps

NEW YORK – Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), the Republican Party and Conservative Party designee for Governor, issued the following statement on the New York Court of Appeals striking down the Congressional and State Senate maps: “New York’s Court of Appeals just tossed the hyper-partisan, gerrymandered Congressional and State… Read More

Congressman Zeldin Statement on Appeals Court Redistricting Decision

NEW YORK – Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), the Republican Party and Conservative Party designee for Governor, issued the following statement following the newly issued redistricting decision by a New York State appeals court: “Kathy Hochul and her fellow Democrats controlling Albany ignored the law and the will of… Read More

Alison Esposito Statement on Resignation of Kathy Hochul’s LG, Brian Benjamin

NEW YORK – Today, Alison Esposito, the Republican Party and Conservative Party designee for Lieutenant Governor, issued the following statement following Kathy Hochul’s Lieutenant Governor, Brian Benjamin, resigning: “Brian Benjamin is a disgrace and should never have even been appointed Lieutenant Governor in the first place. There was no bigger… Read More

Congressman Zeldin Statement on Resignation of Kathy Hochul’s LG, Brian Benjamin

NEW YORK – Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), the Republican Party and Conservative Party designee for Governor, issued the following statement following Kathy Hochul’s Lieutenant Governor, Brian Benjamin, resigning: “Kathy Hochul’s Administration has been in constant disarray since her very first decision last summer, which was to make Brian Benjamin the state’s Lieutenant… Read More

Congressman Zeldin Statement on Arrest of Kathy Hochul’s LG, Brian Benjamin

NEW YORK – Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), the Republican Party and Conservative Party designee for Governor, issued the following statement on New York Lieutenant Governor Brian Benjamin’s arrest: “Kathy Hochul forced Brian Benjamin upon our state as Lieutenant Governor. He was such a bad pick. Running point on… Read More

Congressman Zeldin Statement on “The Ugliest Big Ugly” New York State Budget

NEW YORK – Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), the Republican Party and Conservative Party designee for Governor, issued the following statement on the New York State Budget: “This is the ugliest ‘big ugly’ in Albany history. This $220 billion, nine-day late budget represents so much about why New York… Read More