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Lee Michael Zeldin is an American attorney, politician, and officer in the United States Army Reserve. He is a Republican and has represented New York’s 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives since 2015.

He represents the eastern two-thirds of Suffolk County, including most of Smithtown, the entirety of Brookhaven, Riverhead, Southold, Southampton, East Hampton, Shelter Island, and a small portion of Islip.

He served as a member of the New York State Senate from the 3rd Senate district from 2011-2014.

He is a staunch ally of Donald Trump during his presidency and he infamously defended Trump during his [Trump’s] first impeachment hearings in relation to the Trump–Ukraine scandal.

After Trump lost the 2020 presidential election and made false claims of fraud, Lee strengthened his dedication to Trump and voted against certification of Arizona’s and Pennsylvania’s electoral votes.

Lee is the nominee of the Republican Party and the Conservative Party for governor of New York in 2022, having defeated three challengers in the Republican gubernatorial primary.