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Pete King's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

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
Issue Position: Veterans
June 13, 2014 Newsday- Lawmakers: Northport VA Wait-Time Discrepancies Should Be Explained
April 22, 2014 Newsday - Op-Ed: Veterans, Soldiers Need More Mental Health Support
May 30, 2012 House Passes Homeland Security Legislation to Improve Info Sharing and Border Security, Protect Veterans Rights
May 17, 2012 Reps. Israel and King Amend Defense Authorization Bill to Improve Mental Health Treatment for National Guard and Reserves
Oct. 28, 2011 Letter to John Kline, Chairman, Committee on Education & Workforce
July 29, 2010 Walz, King, Donnelly and Heinrich Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Fast-Track Disability Claims for Veterans
June 4, 2010 King Urges VA Committee to Improve Disability Claims Process
July 20, 2009 Korean War Veterans Recognition Act
May 6, 2009 Washington Times- Homeland pulled back extremism dictionary
April 16, 2009 MSNBC "Morning Joe" Interview with Rep. Peter King (R-NY) - Transcript
Jan. 22, 2009 Jobs for Veterans Act
Dec. 1, 2008 American Legion Magazine - Nothing to Lose
April 18, 2008 U.S. Reps. Steve Israel and Peter King Announce Legislation Aiding Homeless Veterans
Nov. 5, 2007 Taking Care of America's Veterans
Oct. 31, 2007 Facts About NICS
May 10, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, And Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
May 30, 2005 MSNBC Hardball - Transcript
Sept. 5, 2004 WNBC News Forum - Transcript
June 2, 2004 Fallen Heroes
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans and Military Personnel
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