Congressman Pete King

Representing the 2nd District of New York

In The News

Jan 12, 2015 In The News
There was an extraordinary moment and extraordinary scene in the middle of Paris, in the middle of a Sunday afternoon that will be remembered, after a week when it was Paris this time that became the capital of a dangerous world, when terrorists came to Paris to shoot up a magazine and a Jewish deli. This is how it works now, sometimes terrorism is just bad men and women coming through the front door with guns.
Jan 8, 2015 In The News
The terrorist slaughter in Paris by three men claiming Al Qaeda ties vindicates former Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly’s surveillance of the city’s Muslims, U.S. Rep. Pete King said.
Jan 8, 2015 In The News
Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) is telling the intelligence community to cast political correctness to the side in light of attacks on Wednesday on a Paris satirical news publication.
Jan 8, 2015 In The News
American intelligence is analyzing intercepted communications from recent days to determine if there was any hint that Wednesday's terror plot was imminent, experts said.
Dec 15, 2014 In The News
Rep. Peter King said Sunday the U.S. Senate report on torture is a "self-inflicted wound" that "does a terrible injustice" to the CIA.
Dec 2, 2014 In The News
The architect of President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration heads to Capitol Hill on Tuesday, setting up the first big public clash between the White House and Republicans in Congress over the directive that shields millions of undocumented immigrants from deportations.
Nov 25, 2014 In The News
Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) released a statement asking that the decision be "respected by every American -- whatever their race or political affiliation."
Nov 21, 2014 In The News
The Republicans who will represent Long Island in Congress next year sharply criticized President Barack Obama as overstepping his authority Thursday by issuing a sweeping executive order on immigration.
Nov 19, 2014 In The News
Support for Obamacare continues to slide.
Nov 19, 2014 In The News
Over the past six months, the world has watched in shock as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant swept across Syria and Iraq, seizing territory, money and materiel and committing atrocious acts against innocent civilians. In response, President Barack Obama has ordered airstrikes and signaled that he would request from Congress an Authorization for the Use of Military Force to combat the terrorist threat posed by ISIL.