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Pete King's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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: English Language
June 6, 2014 Daily News- On 70th Anniversary of D-Day, a Pall is Drawn Over Ceremony for World War II Heroes After Sgt. Bergdahl Debacle
Feb. 9, 2014 CBS "Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer" - Transcript: Olympic Games Security, Edward Snowden
Feb. 6, 2014 CNN "Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees" - Transcript: Sochi Olympics
Feb. 5, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Olympic Games Security
Jan. 28, 2014 Daily News: King - Russians Helped Make Olympics "Dangerous
Jan. 27, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Security at the 2014 Winter Olympics
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Posthumous Pardon for Jack Johnson
March 5, 2013 Senators John McCain, Harry Reid, Mo Cowan and Congressman Peter King Introduce Legislation to Pardon Boxing Legend Jack Johnson
Dec. 18, 2012 Chairman King Statement on Report of Criminal Referral Relating to Making of Film "Zero Dark Thirty"
Dec. 18, 2012 McClatchy Newspapers - Source of Bin Laden leak referred to Justice Dept.
Sept. 28, 2012 Chairman King Statement on Expansion of Pentagon Investigation of Osama bin Laden Raid Film, "Zero Dark Thirty"
July 26, 2012 Chairman King Statement on CIA Failure to Produce "4 to 5 inch stack" of Documents on Collaboration with bin Laden Movie Producers
Feb. 28, 2012 King Statement on Visit to London on Security of 2012 Olympics
Jan. 5, 2012 DoD/CIA Take Action on Chairman King's Call for Investigation of Obama Administration-Sanctioned Film on Classified bin Laden Mission
Sept. 9, 2011 On the 10th Anniversary of the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks
Sept. 8, 2011 The Hill - Despite Improved Security, Al Qaeda Remains a Threat
Sept. 8, 2011 "Ten Years Ago This Day'' in Honor of the Rising and Opening of the 9/11 Memorial on the 10TH Anniversary...
Aug. 22, 2011 News Day - Rep. King: Network Bill Won't Pass by 9/11
April 6, 2011 Roll Call - The Write Stuff: Members' Prose
March 31, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of The House, and The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of The House
March 29, 2011 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi
July 27, 2010 Fallen Heroes Flag Act of 2009
Dec. 11, 2009 ABC News - Justice Department Refuses Posthumous Pardon For Nation's First Black Boxing Champ
Oct. 16, 2009 Associated Press - McCain, King Press Obama To Pardon Black Boxer
Oct. 15, 2009 Sports Illustrated - New York Congressman Probing NBA Ties To Euro Basketball Clubs
Aug. 10, 2009 Reps. Doris Matsui And Peter King Introduce Legislation Recognizing 9/11 As First-Ever National Day Of Service And Remembrance
July 29, 2009 Associated Press: House Joins Senate In Urging Pardon For Jack Johnson, First Black Boxing Champion
Sept. 26, 2008 King Brings Belated Justice to Boxing Legend Jack Johnson
July 20, 2007 FOX "FNC"-Transcript
May 9, 2007 Department Of Homeland Security Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2008
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
May 25, 2006 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007
Feb. 26, 2006 MSNBC Meet the Press - Transcript
Feb. 23, 2006 MSNBC Hardball with Chris Matthews - Transcript
Feb. 23, 2006 MSNBC Scarborough Country - Transcript
Feb. 22, 2006 CNN Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees - Transcript
Feb. 20, 2006 MSNBC The Abrams Report - Transcript
April 7, 2005 MSNBC Hardball - Transcript
Feb. 17, 2005 Hearing of the House Committee on International Relations: International Relations Budget for Fiscal Year 2006
Oct. 11, 2004 Merrick Little League Baseball
Sept. 22, 2004 Encouraging International Olympic Committee to Select New York City As Site of 2012 Olympic Games
Aug. 3, 2004 MSNBC Scarborough Country - Transcript
March 12, 2004 MSNBC Scarborough Country - Transcript
Feb. 10, 2004 MSNBC Scarborough Country - Transcript
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