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Pete King's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Peter 'Pete' T. King
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Conservative, 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
Date Title
Aug. 26, 2013 Newsday - Rep. Peter King Supports U.S. Missile Attack on Syria
Jan. 20, 2013 Daily News - No daylight for the blind sheik
Oct. 2, 2012 Chairman King Statement on Obama Administration's Decision to Purchase Illinois Prison Where it Sought to House Guantanamo Terrorists
Sept. 12, 2012 Chairman King Statement on Attack on Americans in Libya
Sept. 10, 2012 Chairman King Statement on 11th Anniversary of Terrorist Attacks of 9/11
Sept. 7, 2012 Chairman King Statement on Designation of Haqqani Network as Foreign Terrorist Organization
Sept. 1, 2012 Chairman King Statement on Resignation of ICE Chief of Staff Suzanne Barr
July 20, 2012 A Look Ahead: House Committee on Homeland Security
June 21, 2012 King, Meehan Statement on State Department Designation of Three Boko Haram Terrorists
March 16, 2012 King Announces Witnesses for Hearing on Iran/Hezbollah Threat to U.S. Homeland
March 16, 2012 King Announces Witnesses for Hearing on Iran/Hezbollah Threat to U.S. Homeland
Oct. 22, 2011 Daily News - As U.S. Troops Set to Withdraw from Iraq, Iran Poised to Exert More Influence
Oct. 12, 2011 King Statement on WMD Center "Bio-Response Report Card" Citing Failures in Bioterrorism Preparedness
Sept. 30, 2011 King Statement on Killing of Anwar al-Awlaki
Sept. 14, 2011 King Statement on Senate Committee Markup of DHS Authorization Bill
Aug. 10, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Gordon S. Heddell
July 27, 2011 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - "Al Shabaab: Recruitment and Radicalization within the Muslim American Community and the Threat to the Homeland"
May 17, 2011 King to Convene Hearing on Homeland Security Implications of Bin Laden Killing
March 7, 2011 Obama's Executive Order on Terrorist Detention
March 1, 2011 Hearing of the House Administration Committee - "Committee Funding for the 112th Congress"
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