Chairman King Statement on Resignation of CIA Director David Petraeus

Nov 9, 2012

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, issued the following statement on the resignation of CIA Director David Petraeus: 

“General Petraeus is one of America’s most outstanding and distinguished military leaders and a true American patriot. 

“As a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, I had the privilege of working with General Petraeus in his capacity as CIA Director.

“I hold General Petraeus in the highest regard, regret his resignation, and wish him and his family the very best.”