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  1. The GOP lurches to the far right: Trump, Cruz to attend event hosted by radical anti-Muslim groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Daily Kos

    ... of actual members of Congress-he was a particular darling of ex-Rep. Michele Bachmann, but both Steve King and Peter King have had high praise for his anti-Muslim phobias. And now he'll be holding a forum for two first-tier Republican presidential ...

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  2. Peter King: ESPN Suspension of Schilling 'Disgraceful and Cowardly'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | News Max

    New York Rep. Peter King blasted ESPN's decision to suspend analyst Curt Schilling over a tweet comparing radical Islamists to Nazis. "It was disgraceful and cowardly for ESPN to suspend Curt Schilling for telling the truth by comparing Islamists to Nazis," King said in a statement to Newsmax.

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  3. Rep. Peter King Praises Trump: 'He Talks Like a Real Person'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Mediaite.com

    Donald Trump got what sounded like something close to an endorsement from one prominent member of Congress on Monday: fellow New York Republican Peter King . Responding to RNC Chairman Reince Priebus' assertion that Trump's presence in the 2016 presidential race has been a "net positive" for the party , Rep. King said he agreed that Trump is moving Republicans in the right direction.

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  4. Conservative Iowa Radio Host Endorses Ted CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | MSNBC

    "The candidate we are supporting is Texas Senator Ted Cruza He's what we've been waiting for," said the conservative host. The announcement, which Deace made on his radio program on Wednesday afternoon, came two days ahead of the candidate's visit to the Iowa State Fair and about six months ahead of the Iowa Republican Caucus.

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  5. Peter King: Couple Charged in ISIS Plot Points to Need for SurveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | News Max

    The arrests of a young Mississippi couple who planned to travel to Syria and join the Islamic State's fighters underscores the need for continued surveillance in the nation's communities, House Homeland Security Committee member Peter King said Wednesday. "People need to cooperate with law enforcement, the FBI, the police, particularly in the Muslim community, because that is where the threat is coming from," the New York Republican told Fox News' "America's Newsroom" program.

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  6. Iowa Man Vows To Marry Lawnmover To Prove Lawmaker's PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | WTVC

    The same-sex marriage debate in Iowa as taken a turn for the weird. One guy's trying to marry his lawnmower, wheeling it into the Polk County recorders office this week.

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  7. Icelandic Web Host Can't Sue Over WikiLeaks CashRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Courthouse News Service

    ... donations to Sunshine Press after receiving complaints from former U.S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman and Congressman Peter King in the wake of WikiLeaks' publication of classified diplomatic cables in 2010. DataCell filed suit against MasterCard and Visa ...

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  8. Former Md. governor won't seek GOP nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... in recent history. Ehrlich joins two other Republicans, former UN ambassador John Bolton and US Representative Peter King of New York, in turning down running for president after regularly visiting the early nominating states of Iowa, New Hampshire ...

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  9. Astorino Gives Spirited Defense of Home Rule Against Latest HUD AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | New Rochelle Talk

    ... in town and throughout the county some comfort to hear her respond 'no' and 'no.'" Long Island Congressman Peter King also criticized HUD's latest assault on Westchester in a statement: "When I spoke to Secretary Castro last month, he said that HUD ...

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  10. Jon Stewart's next act: Lobbyist?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Politico

    ... informing their staff of layoffs and other service terminations. "We can't just let this thing go," said Rep. Peter King, a New York Republican partnering with Democratic Rep. Carolyn Maloney on the legislation. "It can't wait until next year or the ...

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  11. Bill to Create Patient Registry for Deadly Cancer Introduced in CongressRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... in Congress yesterday by Representatives John Katko (R-NY), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Chris Collins (R-NY), Peter King (R-NY), Betty McCollum (D-MN), Joe Kennedy (D-MA), and Leonard Lance (R-NJ). The purpose of the bill is to establish the nation's ...

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  12. Republican Moves to Oust House Speaker John BoehnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Voice of America

    ... discussion." "We will be getting bogged down on who is speaker over the August recess," Republican Representative Peter King fumed to Fox News. "We could end up like a European parliament. We should be talking about Iran. It's terrible." At his ...

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  13. Boehner allies: Coup plot boosts DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Hill

    ... like Hillary Clinton. "It's terrible. It makes no sense. It helps the Democrats. It divides the party," Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) told The Hill. "We should be spending all of August talking about the Iranian nuclear agreement, not this fool's errand ...

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  14. U.S. House conservative files motion to oust Speak...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... a freshman representative from Florida, said as he left the Capitol on Tuesday. Republican Representative Peter King expressed concern that public debate over the August recess would be focused on Meadows' motion instead of what King said should be ...

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  15. Terror Threat? Surge of Syrian refugees into Us stirs security fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Fox News

    ... that much harder. "I agree that the vast majority of Syrian refugees do not have ties to terror groups," Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., who chairs the Homeland Security Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee, said at a recent hearing . "However, ... 3 comments

  16. 'Mad-Scientist Hair' Moniz Lauded for Iranian Nuclear DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | News Max

    ... of lawmakers who may otherwise be skeptical of the deal. "I thought his tone was very good," New York Rep. Peter King, a Republican, who has been critical of Secretary of State John Kerry's "very offensive" tone. North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven, a ...

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  17. House Passes Rep. Rice's Bill to Improve Maintenance of Airport Screening TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | LongIsland.com

    ... Subcommittee; and Rep. Donald Payne, Jr. (D-NJ). The bill was also cosponsored by Reps. William Keating (D-MA), Peter King (R-NY), Cedric Richmond (D-LA), Daniel Donovan (R-NY), and Brian Higgins (D-NY). "The threats against our aviation sector are ...

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  18. karoun_demirjianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... more technical than I am, let's put it that way. I barely made it through high school chemistry," said Rep. Peter King (D-N.Y.), following a closed-door briefing Kerry, Moniz, and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew held with House members last week. King ...

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  19. House homeland chair wants tougher punishment for ambush attacksRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Washington Times

    Rep. Peter King , chair of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence, wants to amend federal sentencing guidelines so that anyone who ambushes a police officer, state law enforcement officer or federal agent faces extra jail time and stiffer fines. The New York Republican will soon introduce legislation that seeks to increase those penalties for any person who "intentionally selected any victim due to their standing as a law enforcement officer," according to a "Dear Colleague" draft letter obtained by The Washington Times.

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  20. Astorino to Hillary on HUD: Knocking on Clintona s Door.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | White Plains CitizeNetReporter

    ... socially engineer the character of your community to bring it in line with its quotas." Long Island Congressman Peter King also criticized HUD's latest assault on Westchester in a statement: "When I spoke to Secretary Castro last month, he said that ...

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