Articles Tagged 'Peter King'
Peter King keeps up attack on ‘delusional’ conservatives
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… READ MORE
NY GOP Rep. King unsure about White House run, but campaign message appears fully formed
New York GOP Rep. Peter King is undecided about a 2016 presidential run and starkly behind the presumptive front-runners when it comes to fundraising and organization.
But the 11-term congressman clearly has a full-fledged campaign to convince Americans the government must remain vigilant against the constant threat of terror and to warn them about the GOP being overtaken by what… READ MORE
Rep. Peter King: Paul’s scare tactics appeal to the lowest common denominator
Rep. Peter King (N.Y.), a senior Republican member on the House Homeland Security Committee, blasted Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) Sunday for using scare tactics in… READ MORE
REP. PETER KING IS FED UP WITH RAND PAUL: ‘HE DOESN’T DESERVE TO BE IN THE UNITED STATES SENATE’
An irate Congressman Peter King (R-N.Y.) during an interview Sunday morning said Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) “doesn’t deserve to be in the United States Senate.”
The New York congressman’s comments were in reference to the Sen. Paul’s recent threat to sue the Obama White House over the National Security Agency’s wide-ranging surveillance policies.
The NSA, according to King, is “doing… READ MORE
GOP congressman blasts NY Times Benghazi claims as ‘misleading’
A top congressional Republican is saying a new report that concludes Al Qaeda did not carry out the 2012 attack on the U.S diplomatic compound… READ MORE
GOP lawmaker: NSA spying in U.S. could have prevented 9/11
Members of Congress remain divided on whether to rein in the National Security Agency’s broad collection of phone records, with one Democrat saying the Founding… READ MORE
Rep. Peter King fires Republican Cruz missile, says time to ‘go after’ Ted Cruz ‘by name’
Republican Congressman Peter King said Monday it is time to take the gloves off and call out members of his own party by name, after… READ MORE
King: House GOP on ‘kamikaze’ mission
House Republicans are on a “kamikaze” crusade, led by a “suicide caucus” within the GOP, to extend the shutdown and force a White House showdown over the debt ceiling, Rep. Pete King (R-N.Y.) said Sunday.
“Don’t take the dramatic step of shutting down the government unless you have a real strategy, and a chance of working,” King said.
“This never… READ MORE
King: 30 to 40 GOP lawmakers refuse to admit legitimacy of Obama’s presidency
People are willing to demonize Obama because he’s from a different party, Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) said.
Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) said Tuesday that there are about 30 to 40 Republicans in Congress who refuse to recognize the legitimacy of Obama’s presidency and are seeking to erase everything that’s happened during his administration.
King made the remarks in a discussion… READ MORE
White House looks to five Republicans for Syria military strike
The White House is depending on five House Republicans in its effort to secure GOP votes for a military strike against Syria.
With GOP leaders unwilling to whip the measure, the Obama administration on Monday began working with some of the few House Republicans who support U.S. military action there to try to turn the tide in the lower chamber,… READ MORE