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Candidate of the Week: Representative Lee Zeldin (NY-01)

Congressman Lee Zeldin (NY-01) has been named Donald Trump Jr.’s MAGA Candidate of the Week!

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BIO (Meet Lee):

  • Lee Zeldin was born and raised in the district he represents, Long Island, NY.
  • After graduating from Albany Law at the age of 23, Zeldin became New York’s youngest attorney.
  • Lee spent four years on active duty in the U.S. Army.
  • In 2006, while assigned to the Army’s elite 82nd Airborne Division, Zeldin deployed into Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
  • Elected to the New York State Senate in 2010, Lee has a history of successful representation at both the state and federal level.
  • Lee remains a member of the Army reserve, holding the title of Lieutenant Colonel.

RACE:

  • New York’s 1st District is a Republican-leaning zone, according to the Cook Political Report.
  • Cook gives Long Island a +5 partisan voting index advantage to the GOP.

QUOTES:

  • “I was raised in a law enforcement household and have so much respect for these selfless, dedicated public servants. Our police need to be supported MORE, not less.”
  • “There’s never been a nation greater than ours, never a people more resilient than ours, and never a future for America more promising than ours, right now. Keeping America Great is up to us and losing…isn’t an option.”

ENDORSEMENTS:

  • “Congressman Lee Zeldin is a fighter for New York! He serves our country in the Army Reserve & works hard for our Vets and first responders. He’ll stand with our police, against radical liberal attempts to defund them. Lee has my complete & total endorsement!” – Donald J Trump
  • “One of the most important members of the House of Representatives, let alone one of the most important elections to watch in the House right now, is that of Lee Zeldin from NY’s 1st Congressional District.” — Mark Levin

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