Representative Peter 'Pete' T. King's Public Statements


Full Name: Peter 'Pete' T. King
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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7/25/13 Lynch, King Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Limit Access to Explosive Materials 7/25/13 Congressman Peter King, Chairman, Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterintelligence & Terrorism, Member of Select Committee on Intelligence, Issued The Following Statement 7/15/13 Letter to Commissioner Daniel Werfel, Internal Revenue Service - Questions on Privacy Breaches 7/12/13 Politico - Janet Napolitano to Leave Department of Homeland Security for University Role 7/10/13 King: Immigration Reform Faces Long, Hard Road in House 7/10/13 Newsday - King: Immigration Reform Faces Long, Hard Road in House 7/10/13 Washington Times - Lawmakers Accuse FBI of Stonewalling Boston Marathon Bombing Inquiries 6/28/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of the House - Tax Exempt Municipal Bonds 6/14/13 New York Daily News - Eric Holder Insults Ray Kelly, Mike Bloomberg By Having Judge Appoint Monitor 6/14/13 Politico - Peter King: "Thank God' for NSA program 6/13/13 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 6/13/13 Bustos, Braley, King and Thompson Continue Push for 100% American Made Flags 6/12/13 Rep. Grimm's Jobs Bill Exempting Derivatives End-Users from Margin Requirements Passes House 6/11/13 Congressman Peters Introduces Bipartisan "STRONG' Act to Address Disaster Resiliency 6/10/13 Reps. Grimm, McGovern, King, Blumenauer Introduce Transit Parity Act to Protect Tax Benefits for Public Transportation Commuters 6/10/13 The Hill - Rep. King: Prosecute NSA Leaker to "Fullest Extent of the Law' 6/07/13 Daily News - Rep. Pete King Proposes Federal Legalization of Online Gambling 6/07/13 Congressman King Supports FISA related programs 6/06/13 Daily News - Obama names Susan Rice National Security Adviser After Donilon Steps Down 6/05/13 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - CIA Security Regulations 6/04/13 Murphy Announces Formation of Bipartisan Disaster Relief Caucus 5/31/13 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions 5/26/13 The Hill - Rep. Peter King: Obama Drone Speech Full of "Moral Anguish' 5/26/13 Daily News - Republicans Call President Obama 'Tone Deaf' For Suggesting An End to Post-9/11 War 5/26/13 Politico - King Says He's 'Offended' By Gitmo 'Moralizing' 5/23/13 Reps Thompson, King Announce Law Enforcement Endorsements for Background Checks Bill 5/22/13 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank 5/22/13 Politico - Peter King Sees Disaster Relief "Hypocrisy' 5/22/13 Daily News - N.Y., N.J., Pols Aren't Holding Grudges Against Okla. for Sandy "No" Votes 5/22/13 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence - "Assessing the Threat to the Homeland from al Qaeda Operations in Iran and Syria" 5/21/13 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim 5/21/13 Newsday - LI Sees Boost in Disaster, Anti-terror Fund 5/21/13 Roll Call - Peter King: Give Oklahoma Tornado Relief Without Offsets 5/17/13 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury - IRS Targeting 5/17/13 Newsday - Officials: Cigarette Smuggling Ring Busted 5/16/13 Bloomberg - Boston Bombing Judge Becomes Target Over Miranda Rights 5/15/13 Cohen and King Establish Congressional Caucus on Tourette Syndrome 5/15/13 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript - Benghazi Hearing 5/14/13 Letter to Secretary Kerry and Secretary Lew - Rep. Duncan Sends Bipartisan Letter on Iran-Turkish Relations to Sec. Kerry & Sec. Lew 5/07/13 Reps. Thompson, King Statement on Growing Momentum for Bipartisan Background Check Bill 5/05/13 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript - Israeli Attack on Syria 4/29/13 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Boston Bombing Investigation 4/26/13 Newsday - FBI Questioning of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Eas Cut Short by Magistrate Judge 4/26/13 Daily News - Rep. Peter King: Federal Government Failed New York and Put City Risk 4/26/13 Governor Cuomo and HUD Announce Approval of New York State's Disaster Recovery Action Plan 4/25/13 Statement of Ad Hoc Committee on Irish Affairs and Friends of Ireland In Response to Judge's Order in Finucane Case 4/24/13 FOX "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript - Boston Marathon Bombers 4/23/13 Reps. Maloney, Nadler & King Statement on Study Showing 15% Increased Cancer Rates Among 9/11 First Responders 4/22/13 Letter to Rep. Hal Rogers, Rep. Nita Lowey, Rep. Jack Kingston, and Rep. Rosa DeLauro - Student Loans for Students Without HS Diploma or GED 4/22/13 The HIll - Lawmakers Vow Bombing Investigations