In The News
Mar 16, 2018 In The News
It’s still up to President Donald Trump whether funding for the Gateway Hudson tunnel and bridge will remain in the omnibus spending bill that must be passed next week, Rep. Peter King said after making his case to the president Thursday.
Mar 6, 2018 In The News
Rep. Peter King, other New York members of Congress and comedian Jon Stewart denounced as “downright irresponsible” a Trump administration proposal that would change the leadership of a federal health program that provides aid to 9/11 first responders.
Feb 26, 2018 In The News
The courageous high school students who survived the Florida school shooting and other teenagers across the country have inspired a feeling that maybe our response to gun violence will be different this time.
Feb 13, 2018 In The News
Congressman Pete King recently met with Tourette Association of America Young Ambassador Rebecca Caron of Patchogue to discuss her work educating people about the condition and how it impacts their lives.
Feb 9, 2018 In The News
Reps. Peter King and Lee Zeldin met with President Donald Trump at the White House on Tuesday as part of a roundtable discussion on combating the deadly MS-13 gang.
Jan 10, 2018 In The News
A bipartisan pair of House members from New York said Tuesday that they have introduced a bill to fully restore the deductibility of state and local taxes on federal tax filings — to be ready just in case the opportunity arises to pass it.
Jan 5, 2018 In The News
Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, Congressman Jerrold Nadler, and Congressman Peter King, co-sponsors of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, released the following statement regarding the passing of Dr. James Melius who helped draft the landmark legislation.
Jan 2, 2018 In The News
Today, Rep. Pete King (R-N.Y.) joined Sen. Check Schumer (D-N.Y.) at a press conference at Teamsters Local 707 in Hempstead, N.Y. to announce his co-sponsorship of the Butch Lewis Act of 2017 (H.R.4444/S.2147), legislation that will assist pension plans facing insolvency. Rep. King is the first Republican member of Congress to join the bill as a sponsor.
Dec 21, 2017 In The News
Congressman Pete King voted against the tax legislation when it came to the House floor for a final vote.
Dec 5, 2017 In The News
Long Islanders and other New Yorkers have one more long-shot chance to influence the tax legislation before it becomes enacted into law — and topping their wish list is restoration of the state and local tax deduction.