Tom Bishop - Working for Long Island
Working for Long Island Working seven days a week, Bishop has used his time in Congress to win federal funding for programs that support local...
Tim Bishop - Creating Jobs
Creating Jobs and Expanding the Economy Tim Bishop has brought millions in federal stimulus funds to Suffolk County, bolstering our economy.
Supporting our Veterans
Supporting our Veterans Tim voted for the largest funding increase in U.S. history for veterans’ health care.
Tim Bishop - Strong on the Environment
Protecting the Environment - and Creating Jobs Fighting hard for the environment, while protecting national security and American jobs
Tim Bishop - Fighting for Seniors
Fighting for Seniors Tim has been a stalwart protector of Medicare and Social Security, standing against privatization.
Fighting for the Middle Class
Fighting for the Middle Class Tim Bishop is fighting for working Americans - not millionaires who send American jobs overseas
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August 27, 2014

Patchogue, N.Y.— Today, Representative Bishop joined with local labor unions and progressive coalitions to voice their opposition to fast tracking of the Transpacific Partnership (TPP) Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and reaffirm his commitment to “Buy America” provisions. The rally was attended by representatives and workers from the Long Island Federation of Labor, Communications Workers of America 1108, Long Island Progressive Coalition, Long Island Jobs with Justice, Laborers 66 Long Island, Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union Local 338 and International Brotherhood of Electrical...read more

August 21, 2014

Farmingville, N.Y.— Today, Representative Tim Bishop released the following statement:

Rep. Tim Bishop said, “Inviting Allen West to headline his campaign kickoff demonstrates how closely aligned Lee Zeldin is with West’s far-right ideological agenda that has led directly to the dysfunction in Congress. I am calling on Lee Zeldin to share with Long Island voters just which of Allen West’s many destructive and repugnant beliefs he shares. And if Zeldin does not agree with these disgraceful and intolerant beliefs, I call on him to denounce them publicly, not just with words,...read more

August 19, 2014

Farmingville, N.Y.— Today, the Bishop for Congress Campaign issued the following statement regarding Lee Zeldin welcoming Tea Partier Allen West as the “special guest” at his campaign kickoff:

Campaign spokesman Evan Lukaske said, “Allen West represents everything that is wrong with Congress. As a member of Congress he was more concerned with pursuing his right-wing ideological agenda than solving problems. It shouldn’t surprise anyone that Zeldin has chosen West as his biggest supporter—both want to give more tax cuts to the wealthy at the expense of the middle class and are...read more

August 14, 2014

Farmingville, N.Y.— Today, Representative Tim Bishop issued the following statement on the 79th anniversary of Social Security:

“79 years ago today, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed Social Security into law and made a solemn promise to the American people—that if you work hard, invest in yourself and in your country, you will be rewarded with security, peace of mind and a stable retirement. This bedrock law remains a foundation of our society and has lifted millions of seniors, widows and widowers, and people with disabilities out of poverty, and it is essential for many...read more

August 12, 2014

Farmingville, N.Y.— Today, the Tim Bishop for Congress campaign launched a television advertisement, Do More, highlighting his commitment to the middle-class families of Long Island and his successful fight to protect Long Island jobs.

Rep. Bishop said, “I’m very proud to share with Long Island voters my lifelong commitment to growing and strengthening the middle class. I believe in investing in middle-class families by funding high-tech research, job training, and more math and science in our schools. That’s how you create good-paying jobs—not by protecting tax breaks for...read more