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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
June 30, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Current Iraq Situation
June 18, 2014 The Washington Post- Abu Khattala's Capture is an I-Told-You-So- Moment for Obama. But it Could be Short-Lived.
June 6, 2014 Daily News- On 70th Anniversary of D-Day, a Pall is Drawn Over Ceremony for World War II Heroes After Sgt. Bergdahl Debacle
June 5, 2014 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: New Jersey Port Authority Scandal
May 8, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - Answers on Boko Haram
April 23, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Military Exercises in Eastern Europe
April 10, 2014 Letter to Howard "Buck" Mckeon, Chairman and Adam Smith, Ranking Member of the U.S. Armed Services Committee - Funding for the Modernization and Recapitalization of the Air National Guard C-130 Fleet
Feb. 6, 2014 CNN "Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees" - Transcript: Sochi Olympics
Jan. 27, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Security at the 2014 Winter Olympics
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, Subcommittee on Defense and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Denfense - Combat Rescue Helicopter Program
Nov. 14, 2013 Newsday - Rep. Peter King gives pep talk to NSA staff
Oct. 28, 2013 Daily News - Rep. Peter King Defends U.S. Spying on German Leader, Even as Allies Fume
Oct. 28, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: National Security Agency and Intelligence Collection on Allies
Oct. 27, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: National Security Agency and Spying
Sept. 18, 2013 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - AQAP
Sept. 16, 2013 New York Times - Brief Respite for President, But No Plan B on Syria
Sept. 8, 2013 Reuters - Members of U.S. Congress question White House approach on Syria
Sept. 8, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 The New York Times - Obama Seeks Approval by Congress for Strike in Syria
Aug. 26, 2013 Newsday - Rep. Peter King Supports U.S. Missile Attack on Syria
May 26, 2013 Daily News - Republicans Call President Obama 'Tone Deaf' For Suggesting An End to Post-9/11 War
May 26, 2013 Politico - King Says He's 'Offended' By Gitmo 'Moralizing'
May 26, 2013 The Hill - Rep. Peter King: Obama Drone Speech Full of "Moral Anguish'
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
March 31, 2013 Rep. Peter King: North Korean leader trying to prove he's a "tough guy'
March 18, 2013 Peter King: Still fighting
Feb. 7, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" Trancript: Counterterrorism and Intellegence
Feb. 6, 2013 Reps. Grimm, Maloney Introduce Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) Reauthorization
Jan. 20, 2013 Daily News - No daylight for the blind sheik
Dec. 18, 2012 McClatchy Newspapers - Source of Bin Laden leak referred to Justice Dept.
Oct. 19, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 17, 2012 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to Secretary Clinton
Oct. 2, 2012 Chairman King Statement on Obama Administration's Decision to Purchase Illinois Prison Where it Sought to House Guantanamo Terrorists
Sept. 28, 2012 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Sept. 17, 2012 The Hill - Rep. King: FBI Working with Libyans to Investigate Attack
Sept. 17, 2012 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript
Sept. 16, 2012 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
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
Aug. 21, 2012 Letter to Secretary Panetta
Aug. 21, 2012 Letter to General James R. Clapper, Director of National Intelligence
Aug. 21, 2012 Letter to Secretary Panetta
Aug. 14, 2012 USA TODAY - Rep. Peter King: Leaks Endanger National Security
July 24, 2012 Newsday - 2nd bombing Suspect Traveling as American
July 24, 2012 Daily News - Healthy, Happy Dick Cheney Returns to Old Haunts with New Heart
July 20, 2012 A Look Ahead: House Committee on Homeland Security
July 10, 2012 The Hill - Rep. King Warns Obama to Keep the Pressure on Egyptian Leader
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