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Congress Finally Passes A 9/11 Health Bill

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.18.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Over 14 years after extremists hijacked airplanes to perpetrate the worst terrorist attacks on U.S. soil in history, Congress voted Frid...

Republicans Ready For December Shutdown As Boehner Exits

The Huffington Post | Laura Barron-Lopez | Posted 09.29.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congress may currently look like a bit of a mess after coming to the cliff of a government shutdown and backing away, but December will ...

GOP Rep. Peter King Slams Ted Cruz For 'Carnival' Antics

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 03.23.2015 | Politics

Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) wasted no time bashing Sen. Ted Cruz after the Texas Republican became the first major candidate to announce he will seek the...

Amanda Terkel

Hawkish Republican Congressman Uneasy With GOP Senators' Letter To Iran

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.10.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.), a frequent critic of President Barack Obama's foreign policies, expressed his disapproval Tuesday of a letter ...

The Multi-Ring Republican Nomination Circus

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.30.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The sheer size of the Republican field, even at this early date, is downright astonishing. By some calculations, there are over two dozen valid possibilities for the Republican nomination.

Amanda Terkel

Rep. Peter King: Obama Can Start Fixing Race Relations By 'Giving Praise To The Police'

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) is laying the blame for the shooting of two New York City police officers at the feet of President Barack Obama...

Stylin' with Pete King or How to Dress for a World in Crisis

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 10.20.2014 | Politics
Lorraine Devon Wilke

Given our overabundance of media and the endless rehashing of "everything that happens" by everyone with a news show, a blog, a computer; a mouth; frankly, we're all exhausted, seriously exhausted.

Michael McAuliff

The NSA's Biggest Fans Are Happy With Obama's Speech

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama managed to buy himself some breathing room among surveillance critics in his own party Friday, even as he propose...

Coburn Calls Reid 'An Absolute A**hole'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics

Rep. Pete King (R-N.Y.) found it "disgraceful" that some members of his party -- including Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) -- were fundraising in New York o...

Tea Party ... WINNING!

Shan Wells | Posted 12.16.2013 | Denver
Shan Wells

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Michael McAuliff

Conservatives Sink House Debt Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Conservative tea party-aligned groups shot down House Republicans' ill-starred proposal to keep the government open Tuesday, forcing GOP...

WATCH: Pelosi's Withering Response To Pete King's Presidential Desires

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New York Republican Rep. Pete King has been stoking talk of running for president in 2016 over the last couple days, saying someone need...

GOP Rep.: Prosecute Glenn Greenwald

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.13.2013 | Politics

Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) called for the prosecution of Glenn Greenwald, a journalist for The Guardian whose stories based on interviews with National ...

Fighting Racism After Boston

Brian Stone | Posted 06.24.2013 | Politics
Brian Stone

Every time one of these attacks happen, I hear the insecure pleas of Muslim Americans trying to reassure others that "Not all Muslims are like that." They are continually shut out of the discussion and alienated for trying to say it.

Michael McAuliff

Background Check Gun Bill Unveiled In House

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the House followed the Senate's lead Tuesday and unveiled a bill to strengthen background checks for ...

Ryan J. Reilly

Bigmouth Congressman Spills Secret In Capture of Bin Laden Son-In-Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Peter King's (R-N.Y.) public thanks to Jordan this month for helping capture Osama bin Laden's son-in-law has upset a delicate U.S....

Michael McAuliff

Grover Norquist Targeted In Fiscal Cliff Debate By Democrats

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With Republicans showing signs of bending on taxes for the richest Americans as the nation nears the so-called fiscal cliff, Democrats m...

Michael McAuliff

9/11 Health Czar: No Cancer Link To Ground Zero

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Veterans of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and cleanup who are stricken with cancer had their hopes dashed Tuesday -- at least temporari...

Michael McAuliff

Homeland Security Chair Seeks FBI Probe Of News Corp. Hacking

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The powerful Republican chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee is demanding that the FBI investigate Rupert Murdoch's News Co...

Elise Foley

Boehner Still Undecided On 9/11 Visit

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.02.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is still weighing whether to send a Congressional delegation to the Sept. 11 anniversary ceremonies ...

Michael McAuliff

A Failed Osama Raid Would Have Ruined Obama, Rep. Pete King Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.02.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Republican chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee is giving President Obama credit for a bold strike against Osama Bin La...

Michael McAuliff

GOP Rep Peter King: HIgh-Ranking Feds Squashed Muslim Group Terror Case

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 06.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House Homeland Security Committee chairman is demanding to know why the Justice Department squashed a prosecution of Islamic advocac...

Michael McAuliff

Severed Pig's Foot Mailed To Rep. Pete King

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 06.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) learned Monday that someone had mailed him a bloody, severed pig's foot, a person close to the Congressman said...

Lucia Graves

Guns In U.S. Politics: 10 Recent Examples

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the wake of the Saturday shooting in Tucson, Ariz., Rep. Peter King (D-N.Y) announced he will introduce legislation to make it illegal to bring a g...

Sam Stein

Gibbs Noncommittal On Post-Shooting Gun Control Measures

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, briefing reporters for the first time since the Tucson shootings, was noncommittal when asked ...