Congressman Pete King

Representing the 2nd District of New York

In The News

Mar 1, 2015 In The News
Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) on Sunday did not let up in criticizing House Republicans who voted against bills to fund the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) since they don't touch President Obama's executive action on immigration.
Feb 27, 2015 In The News
Long Island's Rep. Peter King said Friday he has run out of patience with the House Republicans who are bent on defunding the Homeland Security Department to protest President Barack Obama's immigration executive orders.
Feb 26, 2015 In The News
The arrest of three Brooklyn men who plotted to join the Islamic State is just one more reason why the Homeland Security Department must be funded.
Feb 25, 2015 In The News
The Commuter Parity Act of 2015, introduced earlier this month by Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) and Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-Cold Spring), would raise the amount of pretax dollars that public transportation customers could use to pay for their commuting costs to $235 from the currently allotted $130.
Feb 18, 2015 In The News
Reps. Hakeem Jeffries (D-Brooklyn) and Pete King (R-L.I.) proposed legislation Tuesday to extend the tax deduction period for anyone contributing to the families of two slain city cops.
Feb 17, 2015 In The News
The only way President Obama can defeat ISIS is to “put the fear of God” in them, Rep. Peter King said Sunday, as the New York Republican added his name the growing list of lawmakers bashing the White House’s recent war authorization proposal.
Feb 11, 2015 In The News
Rep. Peter T. King’s series of hearings on the threat of homegrown Islamic terrorists in 2011 had Democratic lawmakers and Muslim-American groups screaming “witch hunt” and “Islamophobia,” but the rising body count in attacks by radicalized Muslims who turn on their own countrymen has all but silenced the critics as a House committee takes up the issue again Wednesday.
Feb 4, 2015 In The News
As Jordanians demanded revenge Tuesday against the Islamic State (ISIS) for the torching of a pilot the jihadists captured in December, Rep. Peter King told Newsmax that the brutal murder proved the group to be nothing more than "absolute animals."
Jan 30, 2015 In The News
The White House's refusal to call the Taliban a terrorist organization is "incoherent" and ignores a dangerous reality, Rep. Peter King tells Newsmax TV.
Jan 12, 2015 In The News
More than 40 heads of state came together in Paris to denounce a wave of terrorism that defiled the City of Light last week — yet there was one glaring exception: The U.S. sent only a low-level official.