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Pete King's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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
July 15, 2014 Reps. Israel, King and Bishop Call on Both Sides to Get Back to Negotiating Table to Avoid LIRR Strike
July 11, 2014 New York Reps. Statement on LIRR Stalemate
July 9, 2014 Associated Press - Reps: Don't Count on Congress to End LIRR Dispute
July 9, 2014 Newsday - No Deal for LIRR Unions; MTA to Seek Congress' Help
March 27, 2014 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program
March 16, 2014 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript: Malaysia Flight 370
March 11, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Flight 370
Sept. 10, 2013 Blumenauer, Grimm, McGovern, King Call for Transit Benefit Parity
June 10, 2013 Reps. Grimm, McGovern, King, Blumenauer Introduce Transit Parity Act to Protect Tax Benefits for Public Transportation Commuters
March 11, 2013 Peter King: Review new TSA knives policy
Dec. 12, 2012 No-Hassle Flying Act of 2012
Sept. 11, 2012 House Passes Transportation Security Legislation to Improve Efficiency of Airport Baggage Screening
July 13, 2012 Newsday - Rep. King: Item on Delta flight 'harmless'
July 9, 2012 Newsday - Call for new FAA facility to be built on LI
July 9, 2012 Call for new FAA facility to be built on Long Island
June 28, 2012 House Passes Homeland Security Legislation to Improve Maritime Security, Aviation Security and Grants Program
June 26, 2012 Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2012
June 6, 2012 Bishop and Li Delegation Leading Fight to Keep Federal Aviation Jobs on Long Island
May 30, 2012 Mass Transit Intelligence Prioritization Act
May 30, 2012 Applicability of the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act to the Transportation Security Administration
May 15, 2012 Rogers on Aviation Security
May 7, 2012 CNN "Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees" - Transcript
April 3, 2012 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
March 30, 2012 Newsday - TSA Urged to Review Restraints on Aircraft
March 26, 2012 Newsday - Islip-Washington Flights Begin Sunday
Jan. 3, 2012 Cravaack TSA Legislation Signed Into Law by the President
Dec. 8, 2011 King, Rogers to Chair Congressional Transportation Security Caucus
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 29, 2011 King and Cravaack Statements on Passage of H.R. 1801, the "Risk-Based Security Screening for Members of the Armed Forces Act"
Sept. 28, 2011 Rogers, King Introduce TSA Authorization Legislation
Sept. 21, 2011 Homeland Security Committee Passes Transportation and Border Security Bills
Aug. 26, 2011 Letter to President Obama
June 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John S. Pistole Administrator Transportation Security Administration
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
May 10, 2011 Lieberman, King, Collins, Thompson Stress Value of Sharing Names of Airline Passengers to Deter Terrorist Travel
April 16, 2011 Newsday - Lawmakers: Layoffs Hurt LIRR's Security
April 15, 2011 Letter to John S. Pistole, Administrator for Transportation Security Admistration
March 1, 2011 Wall Street Journal - Port Authority Faces $22M Cut
Feb. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 29, 2010 Qaeda the Enemy - Not TSA screeners
Nov. 23, 2010 Airport security uproar frustrates Obama advisers
July 27, 2010 King, McCarthy Applaud Our Nation's Air Traffic Controllers
May 21, 2010 Letter to The Honorable James L. Oberstar, Chairman of Committe on Transportation and Infrastructure, and the Honorable John L. Mica, Ranking Member
May 4, 2010 CNN "Larry King Live" - Transcript
Dec. 13, 2009 Newsday - Schumer, King Knock Cuts In Counterterrorism Funding
Dec. 9, 2009 King, Dent, Bilirakis Demand Answers From DHS Secretary Napolitano On TSA Security Breach
July 23, 2009 Newsday: Peter King: Arrest Shows Ny, LI No. 1 Terror Target
June 16, 2009 Hearing Of The House Committee On Homeland Security - The Chemical Facility Antiterrorism Act Of 2009
June 4, 2009 Transportation Security Administration Authorization Act
Feb. 25, 2009 Hearing of the House of Homeland Security Committee - DHS: The Path Forward
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