In The News
Jul 31, 2018 In The News
Mitchel Field in Garden City, one of the most significant aviation hubs during the first half of the 20th century and the main point of air defense for the East Coast during World War II, has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) said, "Long Island was a major center in winning World War II ... And Mitchel Field is really where it all began."
Jul 12, 2018 In The News
Rep. Peter King huddled with presidential adviser Ivanka Trump and other GOP lawmakers on Wednesday to discuss competing paid family leave proposals, amid a renewed push by Republicans and Democrats to pass legislation creating a federal paid family leave program.
Jun 27, 2018 In The News
A bipartisan effort by four members of New York’s Congressional delegation has helped scuttle a move by President Donald Trump’s administration to transfer a program handling critical health care issues for 9/11 first responders, according to Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford).
Jun 21, 2018 In The News
Rep. Peter King said that the controversy over President Trump's immigration policy, especially the detention of children who have been separated from their parents, is clouding Congress' ability to fix it. King (R-N.Y.) appeared on "America's Newsroom" Wednesday and said that until a legislative fix can be passed, President Trump should suspend his zero-tolerance policy.
Jun 6, 2018 In The News
Also gone is a proposed rescission of funds leftover from 2013 supplemental appropriations for the Superstorm Sandy recovery effort, which initially provoked an angry response from Rep. Peter T. King, R-N.Y. Sandy battered the East Coast, particularly New York and New Jersey, when it made landfall in late 2012.
May 29, 2018 In The News
On May 24, President Donald Trump granted Johnson a full and unconditional pardon for a 1913 conviction for violating the Mann Act. Johnson was arrested for transporting a white woman across state lines. Massapequa Congressman Peter King and Arizona Senator John McCain had been seeking a pardon for Johnson since 2009.
May 24, 2018 In The News
President Donald Trump came to Long Island on Wednesday for the second time in less than a year to put the spotlight on brutal acts of violence attributed to the MS-13 gang, while promoting his agenda to close “loopholes” in immigration laws.
May 3, 2018 In The News
Can't take time off from work or take your child out of school? The New York Passport Agency is hosting special hours on Saturday, May 19 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Apr 23, 2018 In The News
Reps. Peter King (R-Seaford), Carolyn Maloney (D-Manhattan) and Jerrold Nadler (D-Manhattan) asked the Federal Trade Commission Friday to open a probe into the scam in which the caller pretends to be a member of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund.
Apr 16, 2018 In The News
The lack of meaningful immigration reform was the focus of a bipartisan community event Sunday in Plainview headlined by Reps. Peter King and Thomas Suozzi.