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Steve King's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Steve A. King
Office: U.S. House (IA) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marilyn; 3 Children: David, Michael, Jeff
Birth Date: 05/28/1949
Birth Place: Storm Lake, IA
Home City: Kiron, IA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Families - Defending Marriage and Family
May 22, 2014 National Review Online - Say No to Data Disarmament
May 22, 2014 USA FREEDOM Act
July 18, 2013 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript: Trayvon Martin Verdict
July 14, 2013 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript - Immigration Reform and Civil Rights
June 13, 2013 National Review Online - Steve King on NSA: "More than Creepy,' "Beyond the Imagination of George Orwell'
June 12, 2013 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript - Privacy Rights and National Security
March 5, 2013 Hollow Ideologies
May 13, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
May 10, 2012 Poe ACS Amendment Passes House Unanimously
Sept. 5, 2011 GOP Presidential Forum
July 26, 2011 King Testifies Before Senate Judiciary Committee to Oppose Repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act
June 1, 2011 King Votes to Reauthorize Key Counterterrorism Tools
May 26, 2011 Politico - Patriot Act Fits Tea Party Standards
March 22, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
March 16, 2011 GOPer to Mueller: Why Doesn't FBI Have To Reach Out To Baptists or Catholics Like It Does Muslims?
March 11, 2011 King, Inhofe Introduce Official English Act
March 3, 2011 GOP Lawmakers Call for Probe Into Possible 'Threats' Against Thomas, Scalia
July 6, 2010 King: Adams says "there's no doubt" a Default Mechanism in Obama's Administration is Race
May 28, 2010 King: "ACLU calls the shots at the Justice Department"
Jan. 22, 2010 King: Supreme Court Decision A Victory For Free Speech
Oct. 20, 2009 King: Racially Charged DOJ Decision Insults Black Voters
June 15, 2009 Closing Guantanamo
June 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Constitution, Civil Rights And Civil Liberties Subcommittee Of The House Judiciary Committee - H.R.984, The State Secret Protection Act Of 2009, To Provide Safe, Fair And Responsible Procedures And Standards For Resolving Claims Of State S
April 27, 2009 King Statement on Same-Sex Marriage in Iowa
April 3, 2009 King Statement on Iowa Supreme Court Decision
Feb. 11, 2009 Sen. Harkin Supports Media Censorship
Sept. 8, 2008 Adressing Waiver Of Attorney-Client Privilege
July 17, 2008 Hearing of the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommitee of the House Judiciary Committee - From the Department of Justice to Guantanamo Bay: Administration Lawyers and Administration Interrogation Rules, Part V
Feb. 14, 2008 Hearing on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee - Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel
Jan. 16, 2008 Issues Affecting America
March 22, 2007 District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007
March 22, 2007 Providing for Consideration of HR 1433, District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007
March 8, 2007 King Testifies Against Illegal Alien Voting
Feb. 1, 2007 Constitutional Oath
Jan. 10, 2007 King FIles Lawsuit Against Culver and Mauro for Violating Iowa's Official English Law
July 13, 2006 Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2006
July 13, 2006 King Statement on Federal Mandate on Foreign Language Ballots
June 21, 2006 King Applauds Decision to Give Americans Another Chance to End Bilingual Voting
Dec. 15, 2005 King Continues Fight to Rid Iowa of Meth Epidemic
May 21, 2004 Letter to Des Moines Register from Congressman Steve King
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