In The News
Mar 1, 2019 In The News
Pressure is mounting on the federal government to help fund the Gateway Project, which would create a new two-track Hudson River tunnel to replace the current crumbling ones.
Feb 26, 2019 In The News
Congressional lawmakers on Monday announced legislation to fully fund and continuously compensate victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, after the administrator of a federal victims' fund said future awards would be slashed because the account was nearly depleted.
Today, Representatives Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), and Peter King (R-NY), sponsors of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, released the following statement following the announcement that the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund will need to make severe cuts to compensation awards due to a budget shortfall:
Feb 15, 2019 In The News
"Last night, I voted to fully fund the government and avoid another disastrous shutdown."
Feb 14, 2019 In The News
"It's absolutely disgraceful that Amazon has been driven from New York by left wing progressive politicians. It's a terrible loss of jobs for New York workers and the New York economy."
Feb 13, 2019 In The News
Congressman Pete King recently attended a bipartisan meeting with 9/11 victims to support legislation providing necessary funding for the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund.
Feb 12, 2019 In The News
"The border deal is far from perfect. But is a step in the right direction."
Feb 11, 2019 In The News
"It's time for Democrat leaders to denounce anti-Semitic attacks against Israel. They can no longer be silent against bigotry."
Feb 7, 2019 In The News
Congressman Pete King recently met with members of the Massapequa Takes Action Coalition (MTAC)
Jan 25, 2019 In The News
"Good news that the federal government will reopen. It shouldn’t have happened in the first place. Now it's time for Democrats to fund border wall and Republicans to move on DACA and TPS."