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Suozzi Hosting Open House at Huntington District Office

Friday, July 14, 2017
Press Release

Join in celebrating the history of New York’s 3rd Congressional District!

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.

The district office is located at Sunny Pond Farm, which is on the property of former Congressman Silas Wood, who represented Long Island in the early nineteenth century (1818-1828). Two historic... ›› read more

Democrats Look For A Winning Path

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Newsday

The battle for the future of the Democratic Party is being fought at places like the Nathan Hale Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Huntington Station.

That’s where freshman Rep. Thomas Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) held a town hall Monday night. Yet despite Suozzi’s admirable commitment to near-monthly sessions, parked cars overflowed onto the grass, and attendees clamored for question time. Because a number of them were there to push him to support single-payer health care.

Suozzi represents one vision for how Democrats might emerge from the surprising political wilderness where they... ›› read more

The People Get To Speak, And Listen

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Long Island Weekly

Appropriately, John Lennon’s “Power to the People” was on the sound system. A member of Congress was about to face his constituents, and the evening would live out Jefferson’s phrase about governments “deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed.” The questions covered topics as close as the neighborhood and as far away as Russia—as well as the vast gap that separates the two major political parties.

Democratic Congressman Tom Suozzi was impressed by the turnout on a stormy night as he held his fifth monthly town hall since being elected last November. The site was... ›› read more

Suozzi: CBO Score Proves Senate Health Care Bill is a “Disaster”

Monday, June 26, 2017
Press Release

June 26, 2017 Press Release

Today, Congressman Tom Suozzi slammed the Senate’s proposed health care plan after the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released figures showing that 22 million people would lose their health insurance and that premiums and deductibles would rise, making health care more expensive for millions of Americans.

“This CBO score confirms what we already knew, which is the Senate’s health care bill would be a disaster for the American people. Health care remains unaffordable for so many people, yet their plan would result in skyrocketing premiums and... ›› read more

Officials call for action in wake of report on Grumman site

Saturday, June 24, 2017
Newsday

Local and federal officials Friday called on the state, the U.S. Navy and Northrop Grumman to release documents relating to the handling of all radioactive materials at a former research, testing and manufacturing facility in Bethpage.

Separately, the Navy released a report about contamination associated with those Bethpage operations and said full containment of groundwater plumes emanating from there was not feasible and likely unnecessary.

The calls for action came after Newsday reported late this week that Grumman Aerospace Corp. — now Northrop Grumman — handled more than... ›› read more