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Congressman Steve Israel

Elias Slubski, Esther Slubski, and Congressman Steve Israel (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Rep. Israel: Feds To Let Filipino Woman Into U.S. To Donate Kidney To L.I. Woman

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has granted humanitarian parole to Caroline Dela Cruz of the Philippines who will donate a kidney to her friend, 75-year-old Esther Slubski of Old Bethpage.

11/18/2013

Elias Slubski, Esther Slubski, and Congressman Steve Israel (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Congressman Urges Feds To Allow Potential Kidney Donor Into U.S.

Congressman Steve Israel is calling on the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to grant humanitarian parole to Caroline Dela Cruz of the Philippines who has offered to donate a kidney to her friend, 75-year-old Esther Slubski of Old Bethpage.

10/24/2013

Dania and Nick Mavros (credit: Eleni Giannousis)

Congressman Steve Israel Fights To End Russian Ban On Adoptions

Israel is proposing to cut U.S. aid to Russia if babies being adopted by American couples aren’t let out of the country.

01/29/2013

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Congressman Steve Israel in Oyster Bay (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Gillibrand, Israel Introduce Bill To Restore Funding For Long Island Sound

Federal funding to preserve, protect and restore Long Island Sound expired in 2011.

04/13/2012

Congressman Steve Israel with Chris and Mary Madonna of Smithtown  (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Rep. Steve Israel Calls for New Action to Stop Tax Identity Theft

Tax time appears to be the new season for scammers.

02/10/2012

Senator Charles Schumer and Congressman Steve Israel with Josephine Rachiele, 87, Lindenhurst, an original Rosie the Riveter, at American Airpower Museum in Farmingdale (Photo/Mona Rivera)

American Airpower Museum In Farmingdale Saved From Demolition

An important part of World War II history on Long Island has been saved from the wrecking ball.

03/21/2011

Rep. Steve Israel (D-NY) (L) and Congressional Joint Economic Committee Chair Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) announce legislation that would use the tax code to punish executives who receive large bonuses after being bailed out by the federal government during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol March 17, 2009 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

LI Congressman Holds First Event After Tucson Shooting

A Long Island representative held the first “Congress on Your Corner” event since the tragic shootings in Tuscon that left an Arizona congresswoman fighting for her life.

01/15/2011