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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, 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
Oct. 15, 2009 Rep. King Warns Of Safety Risks If Gitmo Thugs Are Brought To City For 9/11 Trials
Oct. 7, 2009 Holder: NYC Terror Plot Most Serious Since 9/11
Oct. 7, 2009 Daily News - NYC Gets $20 Mil For Nuke Detectors
Oct. 1, 2009 Commending Homeland Security Department Employees And Anti-Terrorism Partners
Sept. 11, 2009 King Statement On Eighth Anniversary Of September 11th
Sept. 11, 2009 Expressing Sense Of The House Regarding September 11, 2001
Sept. 9, 2009 Recognizing September 11 As A National Day Of Service And Remembrance
Aug. 25, 2009 Op-Ed: King On Holder: 'You Wonder Which Side They're On'
July 23, 2009 Newsday: Peter King: Arrest Shows Ny, LI No. 1 Terror Target
July 13, 2009 Fox News "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript
June 15, 2009 Prohibiting Enforcement Of Foreign Defamation Judgments
June 9, 2009 Press Conference With Rep. Peter King - The Upcoming Trial Of Guantanamo Bay Detainee Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani For The 1998 U.S. Embassy Bombings
May 22, 2009 Fox News Channel "Fox And Friends" - Transcript
May 17, 2009 The Hill- Rep. King: Obama Should Do A 180 On Gitmo, Too
May 17, 2009 CBS News Political Hotsheet- Rep. Peter King: ACLU Is "Tearing Down The United States"
May 15, 2009 The Hill Op-Ed: Obama Owes Explanation On Detainees — Now
May 14, 2009 Homeland Security Today- King Resists Cuts to Fire Grants, Securing the Cities
May 8, 2009 NY Daily News- Coming Soon To A 'Hood Near You: Gitmo (Ex?)Terrorists
May 8, 2009 NY Daily News- President Obama's proposed budget pulls funding for NYPD nuclear threat
May 7, 2009 Press Conference With Rep. John A. Boehner - Keep Terrorists Out Of America Act
May 7, 2009 The Hill- GOP challenges Obama on Gitmo relocations
May 7, 2009 Roll Call- Napolitano Atones for DHS Report
May 6, 2009 Fox News Channel Interview- Transcript
April 30, 2009 Press Conference With Senator Joseph Lieberman; Represenative Bennie Thompson; Representative Peter King
April 20, 2009 Fox News "Fox & Friends" Interview with Rep. Peter King - Transcript
March 25, 2009 MSNBC Interview with Rep. Peter King on Violence on the U.S. Mexico Border; The 90-Percent Tax on Executive Bonuses - Transcript
March 10, 2009 Groundbreaking National Service Legislation Introduced in U.S. House of Representatives Advocates Establishing September 11 as an Annually Observed National Day of Service
Feb. 25, 2009 Hearing of the House of Homeland Security Committee - DHS: The Path Forward
Feb. 3, 2009 National Bombing Prevention Act of 2009
Nov. 11, 2008 Newsday - Experts Ask Can U.S. Courts Can Handle Terrorism Cases
Sept. 27, 2008 Prohibiting Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Defamation Judgments
Sept. 10, 2008 Prevent All Cigarette Trafficking Act of 2008
July 31, 2008 H.R. 5331 Next Generation Radiation Screening Act of 2008
July 26, 2008 Senator Clinton Joins Suffolk Executive Levy and Congressmen King and Bishop in Bringing Emergency Supplies to Long Island
July 11, 2008 Clinton, King Welcome FEMA Decision To Begin Deploying Hurricane Supplies On Long Island
June 18, 2008 King Hails Passage of Bombing Prevention Bill
June 3, 2008 Letter to David Paulison, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Re: Vital Hurricane Supplies on Long Island
June 3, 2008 Clinton, King Continue Push to Get Vital Hurricane Supplies on Long Island
May 7, 2008 Specter, Lieberman, King Introduce Free Speech Protection Act
April 29, 2008 FOX News Channel - transcript
April 23, 2008 King Fights to Protect Free Speech
April 15, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Michael Chertoff, Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
April 14, 2008 Letter to Michael Chertoff, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Re: Abide By Law on Homeland Security Grant Guidance
April 8, 2008 Wakefield Act
March 6, 2008 FOX News "America's Newsroom" - Transcript
Feb. 14, 2008 Fossella & King Coordinate Effort to Force Vote on Terrorist Surveillance Legislation
Jan. 28, 2008 MSNBC "Morning Joe" - Transcript
Jan. 22, 2008 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Jan. 8, 2008 Fox News "Fox and Friends" - Transcript
Jan. 4, 2008 NY Reps Demand Answers from Attorney General on Benefits for 9/11 Paramedics
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