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Pete King's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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 29, 2014 ABC News "This Week" - Transcript: Current Situation in the Middle East
June 6, 2014 Daily News- GOP Says President Obama Has Given Iran Reason to Mock U.S.
May 16, 2014 House Homeland Security Committee Schedule for May 19-23, 2014
May 14, 2014 Peter King: No Boko Haram Negotiating
May 12, 2014 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript: Nigeria Kidnapping
May 9, 2014 King: Hillary Clinton Balked at Designating Nigerian Terror Group
May 9, 2014 FOX "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript: House Select Committee on Benghazi
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 21, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Crimean Crisis
March 16, 2014 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript: Malaysia Flight 370
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
Feb. 25, 2014 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
Feb. 21, 2014 Pete King Wants a "More Sustained Policy' Against Russia
Feb. 11, 2014 Hearing of the Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Al Qaeda's Expansion in Egypt: Implications for U.S. Homeland Security
Feb. 9, 2014 CBS "Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer" - Transcript: Olympic Games Security, Edward Snowden
Feb. 5, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Olympic Games Security
Jan. 28, 2014 Daily News: King - Russians Helped Make Olympics "Dangerous
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Dec. 19, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Sanctions Against Iran and NSA Surveillance Program
Nov. 25, 2013 New York Post - Politicians Cross the Aisle to Condemn Obama's Iran Deal
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran
Nov. 13, 2013 McCaul, King, Meehan Commend State Department's FTO
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. 16, 2013 Wall Street Journal - Terrorism Suspect Pleads Not Guilty
Oct. 11, 2013 Hamodia - King Defends Israel in Extraordinary House Debate
Sept. 26, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Nairobi, Syria, and ACA
Aug. 18, 2013 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Egyptian Aid
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Focus on Defeating Kony, LRA
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation
July 31, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Rift in the Republican Party
July 30, 2013 In Support of the Nuclear Iran Prevention Act
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 22, 2013 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence - "Assessing the Threat to the Homeland from al Qaeda Operations in Iran and Syria"
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 14, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry and Secretary Lew - Rep. Duncan Sends Bipartisan Letter on Iran-Turkish Relations to Sec. Kerry & Sec. Lew
May 5, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript - Israeli Attack on Syria
April 25, 2013 Statement of Ad Hoc Committee on Irish Affairs and Friends of Ireland In Response to Judge's Order in Finucane Case
April 16, 2013 Letter to Secretary John Kerry - Elections in Pakistan
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
Nov. 25, 2012 MSNBC "Meet The Press" - Transcript
Nov. 19, 2012 Wall Street Journal - U.S. Lawmakers Press Egypt in Gaza Dispute
Nov. 18, 2012 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript
Sept. 27, 2012 Chairman King, Christian Association of Nigerian-Americans Condemn Latest Bombing by Boko Haram in Nigeria
Sept. 16, 2012 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
Aug. 21, 2012 Letter to General James R. Clapper, Director of National Intelligence
July 24, 2012 Newsday - 2nd bombing Suspect Traveling as American
July 10, 2012 The Hill - Rep. King Warns Obama to Keep the Pressure on Egyptian Leader
July 3, 2012 Fox News - Outrage Builds as Egypt Presses for Release of Blind Sheik Behind '93 WTC Attack
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