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Pete King's Public Statements

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
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Portman Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on Obama Administration to Push for Release of American Pastor from Iran
Feb. 21, 2014 Pete King Wants a "More Sustained Policy' Against Russia
Feb. 18, 2014 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: General Clapper and the NSA
Feb. 14, 2014 Reps. Maloney, Nadler & King Praise Expansion of WTC Health Program Covered Conditions List
Feb. 11, 2014 Hearing of the Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Al Qaeda's Expansion in Egypt: Implications for U.S. Homeland Security
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Propane Shortage
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. 6, 2014 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Award Disaster Funding for Suffolk County to Make Needed Upgrades to Bergen Point Outfall Pipe
Feb. 5, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Olympic Games Security
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 28, 2014 Daily News: King - Russians Helped Make Olympics "Dangerous
Jan. 27, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Security at the 2014 Winter Olympics
Jan. 23, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Legality of the National Security Agency Data Collection
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator at Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Calvary CMS
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Central Bank Board
Jan. 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Jan. 5, 2014 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript: Unemployment Benefit Extension and the Budget
Jan. 2, 2014 Reps. Maloney, Nadler and King Celebrate Three Year Anniversary of Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Law's Passage
Dec. 27, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: National Security Agency
Dec. 22, 2013 MSNBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: National Security Agency
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Posthumous Pardon for Jack Johnson
Dec. 19, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Sanctions Against Iran and NSA Surveillance Program
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, Subcommittee on Defense and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Denfense - Combat Rescue Helicopter Program
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants
Nov. 25, 2013 New York Post - Politicians Cross the Aisle to Condemn Obama's Iran Deal
Nov. 25, 2013 Daily News - Frustration over 9/11 victims fund grows as ailing responders grapple with slow payouts
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency Craig Fugate - Make Social Media Data More Readable for First Responders During Times of Disaster
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Secretary of Homeland Security - Typhoon Haiyan and Temporary Protected Status
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran
Nov. 14, 2013 Newsday - Rep. Peter King gives pep talk to NSA staff
Nov. 13, 2013 McCaul, King, Meehan Commend State Department's FTO
Nov. 13, 2013 Hearing of the House Commitee on Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence - Examining Our Nation's Security Clearance Processes
Nov. 7, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Suspend Flood Insurance Rates Until Affordability Study is Completed
Oct. 29, 2013 In Recognition of the One Year Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy
Oct. 29, 2013 NBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Superstorm Sandy
Oct. 28, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: National Security Agency and Intelligence Collection on Allies
Oct. 28, 2013 Daily News - Rep. Peter King Defends U.S. Spying on German Leader, Even as Allies Fume
Oct. 27, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: National Security Agency and Spying
Oct. 16, 2013 Wall Street Journal - Terrorism Suspect Pleads Not Guilty
Oct. 15, 2013 CNN "Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees" - Transcript: Government Shutdown
Oct. 14, 2013 CNN "Piers Morgan Live" - Transcript: Continuing Resolution and the Tea Party
Oct. 11, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Government Shutdown and ACA
Oct. 11, 2013 Hamodia - King Defends Israel in Extraordinary House Debate
Oct. 11, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Debt Limit
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Do Not Lower Conforming Loan Limits
Oct. 9, 2013 Letter to House Colleagues - Supper of the Water Quality Protection and Job Creation Act of 2013
Oct. 9, 2013 CNN "Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees" - Transcript: Government Shutdown and Debt Ceiling
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