Tag: Peter King

LI Congressional Delegation Split on Whether to Back Obama on Controversial...

The largest trade agreement ever negotiated in the world, whose details are being kept secret, is coming up for a key vote Friday afternoon that has split LI's Representatives but not along traditional party lines.

Long Island Reps Back Bill to End NSA Bulk Collection

The vote come nearly two years after NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden disclosed mass surveillance at home and abroad by the surveillance agency.

Nuclear Talks With Iran Have Long Island’s Congressional Delegation Crossing Party...

Many are concerned about where these negotiations are headed, considering a preliminary agreement is supposed to be reached by Tuesday, March 31.

From King’s Radicalization Hearings To Obama’s Extremism Summit: American Muslims Fight...

"Yeah, they [terrorists] are using Islam, but they are distorting it, and we have to reveal that distortion and show people how they’re distorting it."

6 Months After Strikes On ISIS, Obama Seeks War Authorization

"We have to condition the American people: This is going to go on for a long time. It’s terrible to say but that’s the reality. They’re not going to go away easy.”

Ex-Nassau Pol David Mejias’ Theft Charges Dropped

The former county legislator had been accused of stealing a purse and jewelry.

Ferguson Protests: A Time For Listening

"I wonder what we will hear if we just listen?"

Will Obama’s Drone Strike Memo Mention Long Island’s Khan?

Samir Khan, a purported al-Qaeda propagandist who spent his teenage years in Westbury, was killed in Yemen three years ago along with another U.S. citizen, Anwar Al-Awlaki, an alleged leader of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.

Nassau Makes Case for FEMA Funds to Improve Bay Park Plant

The county is seeking $690 million to construct an ocean outfall pipe.

My Squashed Interview With Steve Madden, Shoe Guru-Turned-Ex-Convict

Madden's handlers' attempts at damage control were nothing but damaging.
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