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  1. NYPD Commissioner Warns Trump Tower Security Costing City More Than $150K Per DayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The New York Observer

    NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill sent a letter imploring the local delegation to the House and Senate to get the city reimbursed for its ongoing protection of President Donald Trump 's eponymous tower-estimating the perimeter around the Fifth Avenue Xanadu currently costs his department anywhere from $127,000 to $146,000 a day, and the FDNY an average of $4.5 million annually so long as members of the First Family remain in the building. O'Neill addressed his message to Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and 17 representatives from the five boroughs and the surrounding suburbs, ranging from Democratic Congresswoman Nita Lowey of Westchester to Republican Congressman Lee Zeldin of Suffolk County.

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  2. Rep. Lee Zeldin Planning 'Tele-Town Hall'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | News Max

    Congressman Lee Zeldin, a New York Republican, says he's planning on a "tele-town hall" to replace traditional town hall meetings with constituents. Zeldin, during an interview on CNN's "New Day," said he has plans to hold "a tele-town hall" from 7 to 8 p.m. EST on Thursday, in which he'll "speak to thousands of constituents."

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  3. Reporter editorial: Congressman must meet constituentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Shelter Island Reporter

    It's no secret that citizens opposed to the policies of President Donald Trump and others in Washington are stealing pages from the Tea Party playbook. Values from that movement, which took root in 2009 and carried through the 2010 mid-term elections, are now showing up in the White House following Mr. Trump's inauguration.

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  4. Rep. Zeldin Meets in DC with Leadership from the Long Island State Vets HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | NewsLI.com

    On Wednesday, February 15, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin met with leadership from the Long Island State Veterans' Home in his Washington D.C. office to discuss veterans' legislation. Located in Stony Brook, the Long Island State Veterans' Home provides high quality care and support services for veterans, including rehabilitation and adult day healthcare.

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  5. Ra Fights For Repair Of Hempstead Turnpike At Transportation Budget HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | NewsLI.com

    Assemblyman Ed Ra questioned Department of Transportation Commissioner Matthew Driscoll at Wednesday's Joint Budget Hearing on Transportation in Albany. Ra, a member of the Assembly's Transportation Committee, focused on securing funding to repair dangerous parts of the Hempstead Turnpike which runs largely through his Assembly District.

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  6. Congressman Zeldin Re-Introduces Bill to Help Severely Disabled VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | NewsLI.com

    Congressman Lee Zeldin , along with Democrat Co-Lead Congresswoman Kathleen Rice , re-introduced bipartisan legislation to help severely disabled veterans on Long Island and across the country, by expanding access to Adult Day Health Care for disabled veterans who need extra assistance and special attention in their day to day lives. Service members who are 70% or more disabled from a service connected injury often require significant assistance from others in order to carry out basic everyday tasks.

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  7. North Bay News: The Drawing Board Opens, Christopher Lee Returns to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Tablehopper

    Now open in Downtown Petaluma is ~THE DRAWING BOARD~ , an eatery from first-time restaurateur Rosie Wiggins. Chef Ariel Nadelberg has crafted a menu that features minimally processed whole ingredients with international influences that's designed to fit many diets, from gluten-free to paleo.

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  8. Rep. Lee ZeldinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Daily Kos

    Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes.But according... **NOTE: THE FORM LETTER IS BLANK. WE WILL ACHIEVE MAXIMUM IMPACT WITH UNIQUE LETTERS.

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  9. Congressman Zeldin Appointed to United States Holocaust Memorial CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | NewsLI.com

    Congressman Lee Zeldin , member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, was appointed by House Speaker Paul Ryan to serve on the United States Holocaust Memorial Council, which was established by Congress in 1980 to lead the nation in commemorating the Holocaust. The United States Holocaust Memorial Council consists of 55 members appointed by the President, five members from the U.S. House of Representatives, five members from the U.S. Senate, and three members from the Departments of Education, Interior, and State.

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  10. A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlements With Mobile App Developers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | NewsLI.com

    Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced settlements with mobile application developers AB Mobile Apps LLC and Bizness Apps LLC for their failure to disclosure their data collection practices in a privacy policy. Both companies have agreed to clearly inform users in a privacy policy about their policies and procedures with respect to user information, among other reforms.

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  11. Rep. Zeldin Re-Introduces Three of His Bills to Help VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | NewsLI.com

    Congressman Lee Zeldin announced that he re-introduced three of his bills to help veterans, including legislation to expand the PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Veteran Peer Support Program to the national level , the Flexible VA Loan Guarantee Act , which would eliminate the loan limit or the "maximum guarantee amount" of a loan that the Department of Veterans Affairs can guarantee for a veteran, and the Veterans Estate Transfer to Survivors Act, or VETS Act , which would require the VA to pay accrued benefits to the estate of a deceased veteran.

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  12. Republican congressman preemptively cancels April town hall event to avoid constituentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Daily Kos

    Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes.But according... **NOTE: THE FORM LETTER IS BLANK. WE WILL ACHIEVE MAXIMUM IMPACT WITH UNIQUE LETTERS.

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  13. Kino Lorber Marches in the Classic HorrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | DreadCentrol.com

    Words alone cannot express our admiration for Kino Lorber and their commitment to bring some of Hollywood's lost horror films to the forefront on Blu-ray! The batch they have lined up for March has us giddy! THE SKULL Blu-ray & DVD Street Date: March 14, 2017 Director: Freddie Francis Starring: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Nigel Green, Patrick Wymark, Jill Bennett, Michael Gough Synopsis: The Skull once again teams up horror legends Peter Cushing and Sir Christopher Lee in a chilling, supernatural tale of murder from beyond the grave. Based on a short story by Robert Bloch , The Skull introduces us to Dr. Christopher Maitland , a collector of the occult.

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  14. Minnesota advocacy groups add to legal tide against Trump orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Star Tribune

    Three of the state's largest immigrant advocacy groups are suing the Trump administration on behalf of two Minnesota families who could remain separated as a result of the president's now-beleaguered executive order placing temporary limits on immigration. The lawsuit was filed Friday in federal court in Washington, D.C., just hours before a federal judge in Washington state temporarily blocked the refugee ban, halting enforcement of Trump's order, which bars migrants from seven primarily Muslim countries.

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  15. Presiding Officer Gregory Talks Immigration Issues With StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | NewsLI.com

    With immigration issues at the forefront of headlines this week, Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory today served as a panelist at an immigration forum hosted by the Cold Spring Harbor Junior/Senior High School Civil Rights Activist Club. The Presiding Officer and the other panelists fielded questions from students on topics that included immigration and the workforce, access to healthcare, paths to citizenship, immigration policy shifts and their impact, struggles immigrants face, and legislative issues pertaining to immigration.

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  16. Reps. Zeldin, Roskam, Lance, and Lamborn Introduce Iran Nonnuclear Sanctions Act of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | NewsLI.com

    Congressman Lee Zeldin , member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, joined with Congressmen Peter J. Roskam , Leonard Lance , and Doug Lamborn , co-chairs of the House Republican Israel Caucus, to introduce the Iran Nonnuclear Sanctions Act of 2017 , which targets the Islamic Republic's support for terrorism, human rights abuses, and ballistic missile program, and restores sanctions to hold Iran accountable. Introduction of this bill comes days after U.S. officials reported that Iran carried out a medium-range ballistic missile test in violation of a United Nations Security Council resolution.

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  17. Rep. Zeldin Announces Re-Introduction of Legislation to Create New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | NewsLI.com

    Congressman Lee Zeldin announced today that the Postal Service Reform Act of 2017 , bipartisan legislation to restore the financial solvency and improve the governance of the United States Postal Service in order to ensure the efficient and affordable nationwide delivery of mail, and for other purposes, was re-introduced in the 115th Congress this week by a group of bipartisan House Oversight and Government Reform Committee members, including Chairman Jason Chaffetz and Ranking Member Elijah Cummings . Within this bipartisan bill, Congressman Zeldin secured language that would mandate the hamlets of Flanders, Riverside, and Northampton, in the Town of Southampton, be assigned a new, unique zip code.

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  18. Datsik to Bring New Stage Production to Colorado this SaturdayRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | 303 Magazine

    Canadian producer Troy Beetles, better known as Datsik will be dubbing down Broomfield this Saturday. This time he's bringing along brand new self-titled Shogun Stage Production.

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  19. White House official, in reversal, says green card holders won't be barredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Boston.com

    Reince Priebus, the White House chief of staff, appeared to announce a drastic change in President Donald Trump's executive order. Protesters gather at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York on Saturday night, Jan. 28, 2017 to denounce President Donald Trump's ban on the entry of refugees and people from seven predominantly Muslim countries.

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  20. Reporter Editorial: The president's challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Entering the White House with historically low approval ratings, President Trump has his work cut out for him to improve his popularity among many Americans. Several key issues essential to the East End will likely affect how locals view Mr. Trump and his administration over the next four or eight years.

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