Representative Peter 'Pete' T. King's Public Statements

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Full Name: Peter 'Pete' T. King
Current Office: U.S. House - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Conservative, Tax Revolt, Republican, Independence for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rosemary; 2 Children: Sean, Erin
Birth Date: 04/05/1944
Birth Place: Manhattan, NY
Home City: Seaford, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
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2/25/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Portman Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on Obama Administration to Push for Release of American Pastor from Iran 5/21/13 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim 9/27/12 Chairman King, Christian Association of Nigerian-Americans Condemn Latest Bombing by Boko Haram in Nigeria 6/20/12 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - The American Muslim Response to Hearings on Radicalization within their Community 6/20/12 Washington Times - Views of Islam Clash at House Panel Hearing 6/19/12 King to Convene Fifth Hearing on Radicalization within Muslim-American Community 6/13/12 King Announces Fifth Radicalization Hearing on June 20 3/05/12 New York Observer - Peter King Slams "Left Wing Rumormongers' In Media For Criticizing NYPD's Treatment of Muslims 12/27/11 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript 10/13/11 House Homeland Security Committee Passes DHS Authorization Legislation with Bipartisan Vote 9/26/11 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript 9/12/11 King to Testify at British Parliamentary Hearing on Radicalization 8/30/11 Politico - Rep. Peter King: Muslim Poll 'Very Disappointing' 7/19/11 King Announces Third Radicalization Hearing Set for July 27 6/16/11 Newsday- King: U.S. Prisons are Breeding Jihadists 6/15/11 Newsday - King: U.S. Prisons Are Breeding Jihadists 6/13/11 Politico-Peter King Defends Muslim Hearings 6/09/11 King Announces Second Radicalization Hearing on June 15 4/26/11 National Review - Why Did the Justice Department Never Indict CAIR? 4/19/11 The Washington Post - King Questions Why Justice Didn't Seek Indictment of Muslim Group, Leader 4/09/11 Associated Press - NY Senators Clash Over Panel Testimony on Muslims 4/06/11 New York Observer - Peter King Says Greg Ball's 9/11 Hearing 'Absolutely Essential' 4/05/11 Daily News - Bloody Pig's Foot, Hate Mail Sent to GOP Rep. King Who Led Hearings on Muslim 'Radicalization' 3/28/11 Weekly Standard - King Criticizes Durbin for Singling Out Muslims 3/24/11 The Washington Post - Peter King: What Critics? 3/23/11 New York Observer - King Turns the Tables on Durbin's Muslim Hearing 3/16/11 New York Observer: Tears for Fears: Peter King Considers His Post-Hearing Press, Still Feels the Love 3/11/11 New York Post: Dad Reveals His Torment Over Son's 'Brainwash' By Islamists 3/10/11 Los Angeles Times: Rep. Peter King's Hearing on American Muslims a 'Very Personal' Quest 3/10/11 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - "The Extent of Radicalization in the American Muslim Community and that Community's Response" 3/09/11 New York Post: Muslim Doc Hits US Imams 3/09/11 CNN: Peter King -- What Makes Him Tick? 3/09/11 New York Post: Critics Hard of 'Hearing' 3/08/11 Daily News: Rep. Pete King Is Right, Say Feds and Cops: We Don't Get Many Tips From Muslim Community 3/06/11 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript 3/06/11 Newsday: King: Muslim Hearings Will Be Productive 2/25/11 King Statement on Professor Walid Phares 9/09/10 Newsday - Mixed Reactions to Comments by Leader of Proposed NYC Mosque 8/18/10 CNN "Larry King Live" - Transcript 8/15/10 CNN "State Of The Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript 8/24/09 NY Newsday: Long Island Muslims Say They're Wrongly Portrayed 5/06/09 Fox News Channel Interview- Transcript 3/26/09 MSNBC - Interview with Rep. Peter King (R-NY) - Transcript 7/27/08 FOX News Channel "America's Election Headquarters" - Transcript 9/28/06 CNN Paula Zahn Now - Transcript