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Pete King's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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, 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
Date Title
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Aug. 12, 2014 Peter King: ISIL 'More Powerful than Al Qaeda on 9/11'
Aug. 1, 2014 The FTO Reform Act of 2014
July 24, 2014 Hearing of the Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Jihadist Safe Havens: Efforts to Detect and Deter Terrorist Trave
July 14, 2014 Newsday - Amityville Fire Department to Buy Breathing Equipment with Grant Money
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 29, 2014 ABC News "This Week" - Transcript: Current Situation in the Middle East
May 20, 2014 Subcommittee Chairmen Peter King and Patrick Meehan to Hold Joint Subcommittee Hearing on Cyber Threats
May 16, 2014 House Homeland Security Committee Schedule for May 19-23, 2014
April 22, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of United States Department of Housing and Urban Development - Department of Housing and Urban Development Rebuilding Budget
April 3, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Fort Hood Shooting
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Assessing Terrorism in the Caucasus and the Threat to the Homeland
April 2, 2014 Subcommittees to Markup Chemical Facility Security Legislation, Hold Hearing on Terrorism in the Caucasus
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 27, 2014 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program
March 27, 2014 Newsday - NYC Faces Federal Cuts for Nuclear Detection
March 11, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Flight 370
Feb. 18, 2014 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: General Clapper and the NSA
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. 23, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Legality of the National Security Agency Data Collection
Dec. 27, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: National Security Agency
Dec. 22, 2013 MSNBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: National Security Agency
Nov. 25, 2013 New York Post - Politicians Cross the Aisle to Condemn Obama's Iran Deal
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency Craig Fugate - Make Social Media Data More Readable for First Responders During Times of Disaster
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Secretary of Homeland Security - Typhoon Haiyan and Temporary Protected Status
Nov. 14, 2013 Newsday - Rep. Peter King gives pep talk to NSA staff
Nov. 13, 2013 Hearing of the House Commitee on Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence - Examining Our Nation's Security Clearance Processes
Nov. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Suspend Flood Insurance Rates Until Affordability Study is Completed
Oct. 29, 2013 In Recognition of the One Year Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy
Oct. 29, 2013 NBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Superstorm Sandy
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. 27, 2013 Letter to Administrator Fugate, Federal Emergency Management Agency - Extend Deadline for Flood Insurance Claims for Sandy Homeowners
Sept. 23, 2013 Schumer, King Announce 'Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act'; Legislation Will Allow Victims of 9/11 to Sue Foreign Entities that Funded Attacks
Sept. 18, 2013 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - AQAP
Aug. 18, 2013 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Egyptian Aid
Aug. 12, 2013 Newsday - Rep. Pete King Blasts Obama Over NSA Reforms
Aug. 11, 2013 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript: Surveillance Programs
Aug. 9, 2013 Politico - Obama Lays Out Details of NSA Surveillance
Aug. 9, 2013 Congressman Peter King, Chairman, Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterintelligence & Terrorism, Member of Select Committee on Intelligence, Issued The Following Statement on President's NSA "Reforms"
Aug. 9, 2013 Politico - Al Qaeda's Return Complicates Civil Liberties Debate
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation
Aug. 4, 2013 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript: NSA and the Al-Qaeda Threat
Aug. 3, 2013 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: Al-Qaeda Planning Attack
Aug. 2, 2013 Politico - Peter King: Plot "Most Specific I've Seen'
July 28, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Immigration and the NSA
July 26, 2013 McCaul, King Release Report on National Network of Fusion Centers
July 25, 2013 Lynch, King Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Limit Access to Explosive Materials
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