Congressman Nick LaLota was elected in 2022 and is serving his 1st term in the U.S. House of Representatives.
He graduated from the Naval Academy and entered the Navy, which sent him overseas on 3 separate occasions, deploying him to 20 countries. As a Surface Warfare Officer, he served as Assistant Operations Officer on the USS Curts and as a Tactical Action Officer on the USS Carl Vinson, a nuclear powered Aircraft Carrier. For his service, he was awarded a Joint Service Commendation Medal in support of the Global War on Terrorism.
Prior to his election to Congress, he served as a member of the Amityville Board of Trustees, the Village’s Budget Officer, Chairman of the Committee to the Police Department, Commissioner of the Suffolk County Board of Election, and Chief of Staff to the Suffolk County Legislature
Congressman LaLota calls himself a fighter for lower taxes, energy independence, and preservation of our constitutional freedoms. He serves on the House Armed Services Committee, the House Homeland Security Committee, and the House Small Business Committee.