Tag: Peter King

Germany, UK Anti-ISIS Vote Highlights Congress’ Inaction

"It's worth having Congress do its job.”

LI Reps Split On EPA’s Efforts To Curb Carbon Emissions &...

"We have to capitalize on our potential to be a leader in the transition to a cleaner, greener economy."

Peter King: Obama’s Plan For Syrian Refugees Would Endanger Americans

More than 12 million Syrians have been displaced due to the ongoing civil war.

Long Island Would Suffer if Pell Grant Freeze OK’d, Officials Say

More than 150,000 college students on LI would be affected, as would the local economy, experts say.

Peter King’s Fourth of July Message to Muslims

Homeland Security officials in recent days have urged law enforcement to remain vigilant over the holiday weekend.

No Presidential Run for Long Island’s Peter King

“I don’t want to be taking up other people’s time. I don’t want to have 19, 20 candidates, whatever its going to be.”

Law Enforcement, Peter King At Odds About Which Extremist Groups Pose...

“Law enforcement agencies around the country have told us the threat from Muslim extremists is not as great as the threat from right-wing extremists.”

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.