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

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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
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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4/07/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, United States House of Representatives - Extension of Emergency Unemployment Benefits 4/06/14 Senate Set to Pass Bill Extending Jobless Aid 4/04/14 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding 4/03/14 Hearing of the Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Assessing Terrorism in the Caucasus and the Threat to the Homeland 4/03/14 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Fort Hood Shooting 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer 4/02/14 Subcommittees to Markup Chemical Facility Security Legislation, Hold Hearing on Terrorism in the Caucasus 4/02/14 Congressman Sanford Bishop, Peter King Advocate for Funding of Prostate Cancer Research 4/02/14 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the House Committee on Appropriations - Long Island Sound 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/27/14 Newsday - NYC Faces Federal Cuts for Nuclear Detection 3/27/14 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program 3/27/14 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan 3/26/14 Thompson, King, Maloney Introduce Legislation to Create Local Jobs, Increase Energy Efficiency 3/16/14 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript: Malaysia Flight 370 3/11/14 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Flight 370 3/10/14 Reps. Israel and King Announce Bill to Protect Emergency Responder Radios from Hackers 3/05/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons 2/25/14 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 2/21/14 Pete King Wants a "More Sustained Policy' Against Russia 2/18/14 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: General Clapper and the NSA 2/14/14 Reps. Maloney, Nadler & King Praise Expansion of WTC Health Program Covered Conditions List 2/11/14 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 2/10/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Propane Shortage 2/09/14 CBS "Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer" - Transcript: Olympic Games Security, Edward Snowden 2/06/14 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 2/06/14 CNN "Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees" - Transcript: Sochi Olympics 2/05/14 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Olympic Games Security 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget 1/28/14 Daily News: King - Russians Helped Make Olympics "Dangerous 1/27/14 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Security at the 2014 Winter Olympics 1/23/14 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Legality of the National Security Agency Data Collection 1/17/14 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel 1/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Central Bank Board 1/07/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP 1/05/14 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript: Unemployment Benefit Extension and the Budget 1/02/14 Reps. Maloney, Nadler and King Celebrate Three Year Anniversary of Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Law's Passage 12/27/13 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: National Security Agency 12/22/13 MSNBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: National Security Agency 12/20/13 Letter to President Barack Obama - Posthumous Pardon for Jack Johnson 12/19/13 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Sanctions Against Iran and NSA Surveillance Program 12/12/13 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 12/05/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants 11/25/13 New York Post - Politicians Cross the Aisle to Condemn Obama's Iran Deal 11/25/13 Daily News - Frustration over 9/11 victims fund grows as ailing responders grapple with slow payouts 11/22/13 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 11/21/13 Letter to Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency Craig Fugate - Make Social Media Data More Readable for First Responders During Times of Disaster 11/20/13 Letter to Rand Beers, Secretary of Homeland Security - Typhoon Haiyan and Temporary Protected Status 11/14/13 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran 11/14/13 Newsday - Rep. Peter King gives pep talk to NSA staff