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The Week Ahead: House Committee on Homeland ...

Washington, D.C. (Friday, February 11, 2011) – Today, ­U.S. Rep. Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, announced the following Committee events for next ...

February 11, 2011

Washington Post: Terrorist threat may be at most ...

By Peter Finn Washington Post February 10, 2011 The terrorist threat to the United States may be at its most "heightened state" since the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, and al-Qaeda and ...

February 10, 2011

King, Thompson Introduce Bipartisan Legislation ...

King, Thompson Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Reallocate D Block Communications Spectrum to Public Safety King:  “This legislation is exactly what America’s first ...

February 10, 2011

Terrorist threat may be at most 'heightened ...

By Peter Finn Washington Post February 10, 2011The terrorist threat to the United States may be at its most "heightened state" since the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, and al-Qaeda and its ...

February 10, 2011

Daily News: Pete King is right to hold hearings ...

EditorialDaily NewsFebruary 9, 2011The knives are out for Rep. Pete King for planning hearings next month on the radicalization of Americans into violent Islamist extremists.Given the gravity of the ...

February 9, 2011

Newsday: Muslim lawmaker to testify at King ...

By TOM BRUNENewsdayFebruary 9, 2011WASHINGTON - Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) will hold his controversial hearing on U.S. Muslim radicalization during the second week of March, and the first Muslim ...

February 9, 2011

ABC News: Hill Hearing to Focus on Radical Islam; ...

Hill Hearing to Focus on Radical Islam; Muslim Groups Want Broader ScopeRep. Peter King Vows Not to Bow to "Political Correctness" Amid Backlash By John R. ParkinsonABC NewsFebruary 8, ...

February 9, 2011

Newsday: Muslim lawmaker to testify at King ...

By TOM BRUNE Newsday February 9, 2011 WASHINGTON - Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) will hold his controversial hearing on U.S. Muslim radicalization during the second week of March, and the ...

February 9, 2011

Daily News: Pete King is right to hold hearings ...

Editorial Daily News February 9, 2011 The knives are out for Rep. Pete King for planning hearings next month on the radicalization ...

February 9, 2011

King Letter to Ranking Member Thompson ...

February 8, 2011The Honorable Bennie G. ThompsonRanking Minority MemberCommittee on Homeland SecurityU.S. House of RepresentativesWashington, DC  20515Dear Ranking Member Thompson:I am writing ...

February 8, 2011

King Stands Firm on Upcoming Hearings on Islamic ...

King Stands Firm on Upcoming Hearings on Islamic Radicalization King:  “I will not allow political correctness to obscure a real and dangerous threat” Washington, D.C. – ...

February 8, 2011

The Week Ahead: House Committee on Homeland ...

Washington, D.C. – Today, ­U.S. Rep. Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, announced the following Committee events for next week:   Full Committee ...

February 4, 2011

Lowey and King Urge Obama to Meet New York ...

WASHINGTON – Committee on Homeland Security Chairman Peter King (NY-3) and Congresswoman Nita Lowey (NY-18) today called on President Obama to request robust funding in his Fiscal Year 2012 ...

February 4, 2011

Newsday: Group: Expand or cancel hearing on ...

By Tom Brune Newsday February 2, 2011 WASHINGTON - A coalition of 51 Islamic and human rights groups Tuesday asked House leaders to press Rep. Pete King (R-Seaford) either to cancel or expand ...

February 2, 2011

The Weekly Standard: issecting Radical Islam; The ...

By Reuel Marc Gerecht Weekly Standard February 1, 2011 It’s easy to understand the trepidation that some Muslim Americans ...

February 1, 2011

Politico: Muslims nervous about King hearings

By: Ben Smith and Byron Tau Politico January 18, 2011 American Muslim leaders, who have struggled to present a clear public voice or organize politically in the decade since Sept. 11, are ...

January 28, 2011

Politico: W.H supports public safety network

By: Tony Romm Politico January 28, 2011 The White House is signaling support for a bipartisan plan to build a new nationwide communications system for firefighters and police officers, teeing up ...

January 28, 2011

King Statement on Obama Administration ...

Washington, D.C. – Today, ­U.S. Rep. Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, issued the following statement in response to Homeland Security Secretary Janet ...

January 27, 2011

Associated Press: Color-coded terror warnings to ...

by The Associated Press / EILEEN SULLIVAN January 27, 2011 By the end of April, terror threats to the U.S. will no longer be described in ...

January 27, 2011

King Introduces Legislation to Encourage ...

“See Something, Say Something Act of 2011” Provides Immunity to Individuals Who Report Suspicious Activities Washington, D.C. – Today, ­U.S. Rep. Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman ...

January 26, 2011

King Statement on DHS Plans to Replace Current ...

Washington, D.C. – Today, ­U.S. Rep. Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, issued the following statement in response to the Department of Homeland ...

January 26, 2011