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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 24, 2012 Letter to Secretary Napolitano
June 21, 2012 King, Meehan Statement on State Department Designation of Three Boko Haram Terrorists
June 10, 2012 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
May 30, 2012 WMD Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2012
May 23, 2012 Letter to Mr. Michael J. Morell Deputy Director Central Intelligence Agency
May 23, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Michael G. Vickers Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence
May 21, 2012 Letter to Hon. Robert S. Mueller, III Director Federal Bureau of Investigation
May 18, 2012 Letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
May 9, 2012 House Homeland Security Committee Approves Bipartisan Legislation to Help Guard Against a Weapons of Mass Destruction Attack
May 9, 2012 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
May 8, 2012 New York Daily News - U.S. Drone Strike Kills Al Qaeda Chief Who Was Plotting a New Underwear Bomb Attack Targeting Americans
May 7, 2012 CNN "Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees" - Transcript
May 1, 2012 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
March 28, 2012 The Hill - US Must Remain Alert to Hezbollah Threats Abroad and at Home
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
March 4, 2012 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
Dec. 15, 2011 Lungren, King Introduce Cybersecurity Bill to Protect U.S. Critical Infrastructure from Attack
Nov. 22, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama
Nov. 18, 2011 The Star-Ledger - A Decade After Anthrax Attacks, U.S. Biodefenses Need Improvement
Oct. 24, 2011 New York Time - Panetta's Pentagon, Without the Blank Check
Oct. 22, 2011 Newsday - Lawmakers React to Ending War in Iraq
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 CNN "American Morning" - Transcript
Sept. 30, 2011 Politico - King Praises Obama for al-Awlaki Killing
Sept. 30, 2011 King Statement on Killing of Anwar al-Awlaki
Sept. 14, 2011 King Statement on Senate Committee Markup of DHS Authorization Bill
Sept. 7, 2011 Reuters - U.S. Safer 10 Years After 9/11, But at What Cost?
Aug. 24, 2011 News Day - Homegrown Terrorism Focus of Conference
Aug. 16, 2011 Fox News - Exclusive: Congress to Prove Suspected Connection between Anwar al-Awlki and 9/11
Aug. 16, 2011 Politco - King Probing New Sept. 11 Angle
Aug. 15, 2011 New York Post: King Stings Bam over 'Bin' leaks
Aug. 10, 2011 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
Aug. 10, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Gordon S. Heddell
Aug. 4, 2011 Politico - W.H.: Locals Key to Anti-Terror Fight
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"
July 6, 2011 King Statement on Indictment of Warsame
July 5, 2011 Amendment to H.R. 2219-- The Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2012
June 1, 2011 New York Daily News - Still Tongue-Tied, 10 Years Later: Let First Responders Talk to Each Other -- on Public Spectrum
May 25, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
May 17, 2011 King to Convene Hearing on Homeland Security Implications of Bin Laden Killing
May 11, 2011 Letter to Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Admiral Michael Mullen
May 10, 2011 Lieberman, King, Collins, Thompson Stress Value of Sharing Names of Airline Passengers to Deter Terrorist Travel
April 7, 2011 New York Post - Why Holder Must Resign
March 23, 2011 National Review Online - King: Obama Has a Constitutional Right to Send Troops
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"
Dec. 29, 2010 King Statement Opposing President Obama's Recess Appointment of James Cole as Deputy Attorney General
Dec. 8, 2010 Washington Post - Rep. Peter King Interview (Part 1)
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