Congressman Israel has supported increased transparency efforts in Congress, and here is where he is leading by example. In Steve's Sunshine Corner you can find Congressman Israel's latest financial disclosure statement and Congressman Israel's appropriations requests.
Click here for Rep. Israel's 2008 financial disclosure statement
Click here for Rep. Israel's 2009 financial disclosure statement
Click here for Rep. Israel's 2010 financial disclosure statement
Click here for a Rep. Israel's FY2011 appropriations requests
Click here for Rep. Israel's FY2010 appropriations requests
Click here for Rep. Israel's transportation reauthorization requests
Click here for a helpful Q&A on federal appropriations
Transportation and Infrastructure Requests
Rep. Israel submitted the following requests for the Water Resources Development Act of 2010:
- Brown’s River: The project will provide for the work necessary for the navigation of Brown’s River. The commercial viability of this waterway is vital to the Town of Islip's economy. This request was for $3.5 million.
- Project 111-NY-2nd-002: Authority to complete Coastal/Marine Management Plan for ecosystem restoration in Long Island, New York State and the North Atlantic region. This will help the coastal management of the Long Island Sound with a significant amount of work in Huntington, NY. This request was for $15 million.
- WRDA Legislative Request - Allow for the temporary suspension of local cost shares for Army Corps projects. This will help many projects get underway during these challenging fiscal times.