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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, 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
Aug. 26, 2013 Newsday - Rep. Peter King Supports U.S. Missile Attack on Syria
Aug. 18, 2013 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Egyptian Aid
Aug. 12, 2013 Newsday - Rep. Pete King Blasts Obama Over NSA Reforms
Aug. 11, 2013 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript: Surveillance Programs
Aug. 9, 2013 Politico - Obama Lays Out Details of NSA Surveillance
Aug. 9, 2013 Congressman Peter King, Chairman, Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterintelligence & Terrorism, Member of Select Committee on Intelligence, Issued The Following Statement on President's NSA "Reforms"
Aug. 9, 2013 Politico - Al Qaeda's Return Complicates Civil Liberties Debate
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Focus on Defeating Kony, LRA
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation
Aug. 4, 2013 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript: NSA and the Al-Qaeda Threat
Aug. 3, 2013 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: Al-Qaeda Planning Attack
Aug. 2, 2013 Politico - Peter King: Plot "Most Specific I've Seen'
July 31, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Rift in the Republican Party
July 30, 2013 In Support of the Nuclear Iran Prevention Act
July 29, 2013 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels
July 28, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Immigration and the NSA
July 26, 2013 McCaul, King Release Report on National Network of Fusion Centers
July 25, 2013 Lynch, King Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Limit Access to Explosive Materials
July 25, 2013 Congressman Peter King, Chairman, Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterintelligence & Terrorism, Member of Select Committee on Intelligence, Issued The Following Statement
July 15, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Daniel Werfel, Internal Revenue Service - Questions on Privacy Breaches
July 12, 2013 Politico - Janet Napolitano to Leave Department of Homeland Security for University Role
July 10, 2013 King: Immigration Reform Faces Long, Hard Road in House
July 10, 2013 Newsday - King: Immigration Reform Faces Long, Hard Road in House
July 10, 2013 Washington Times - Lawmakers Accuse FBI of Stonewalling Boston Marathon Bombing Inquiries
June 28, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of the House - Tax Exempt Municipal Bonds
June 14, 2013 New York Daily News - Eric Holder Insults Ray Kelly, Mike Bloomberg By Having Judge Appoint Monitor
June 14, 2013 Politico - Peter King: "Thank God' for NSA program
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 13, 2013 Bustos, Braley, King and Thompson Continue Push for 100% American Made Flags
June 12, 2013 Rep. Grimm's Jobs Bill Exempting Derivatives End-Users from Margin Requirements Passes House
June 11, 2013 Congressman Peters Introduces Bipartisan "STRONG' Act to Address Disaster Resiliency
June 10, 2013 Reps. Grimm, McGovern, King, Blumenauer Introduce Transit Parity Act to Protect Tax Benefits for Public Transportation Commuters
June 10, 2013 The Hill - Rep. King: Prosecute NSA Leaker to "Fullest Extent of the Law'
June 7, 2013 Daily News - Rep. Pete King Proposes Federal Legalization of Online Gambling
June 7, 2013 Congressman King Supports FISA related programs
June 6, 2013 Daily News - Obama names Susan Rice National Security Adviser After Donilon Steps Down
June 5, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - CIA Security Regulations
June 4, 2013 Murphy Announces Formation of Bipartisan Disaster Relief Caucus
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 26, 2013 The Hill - Rep. Peter King: Obama Drone Speech Full of "Moral Anguish'
May 26, 2013 Daily News - Republicans Call President Obama 'Tone Deaf' For Suggesting An End to Post-9/11 War
May 26, 2013 Politico - King Says He's 'Offended' By Gitmo 'Moralizing'
May 23, 2013 Reps Thompson, King Announce Law Enforcement Endorsements for Background Checks Bill
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 22, 2013 Politico - Peter King Sees Disaster Relief "Hypocrisy'
May 22, 2013 Daily News - N.Y., N.J., Pols Aren't Holding Grudges Against Okla. for Sandy "No" Votes
May 22, 2013 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence - "Assessing the Threat to the Homeland from al Qaeda Operations in Iran and Syria"
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 21, 2013 Newsday - LI Sees Boost in Disaster, Anti-terror Fund
May 21, 2013 Roll Call - Peter King: Give Oklahoma Tornado Relief Without Offsets
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