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Rep. Peter T. King, R-N.Y.

Member of the House (13th term)

Republican



Biography

District: New York - 2nd District
Political Highlights: Hempstead Town Council, 1978-81; Nassau County comptroller, 1981-93; Republican nominee for N.Y. attorney general, 1986
Born: April 5, 1944; Manhattan, N.Y.
Residence: Seaford
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Rosemary King; two children
Education: St. Francis College, B.A. 1965; U. of Notre Dame, J.D. 1968
Elected: 1992
Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Capital Markets, Securities, and Investments; Oversight & Investigations); Homeland Security (Counterterrorism & Intelligence - Chairman; Emergency Preparedness, Response & Communications); Select Intelligence (CIA; Emerging Threats - Chairman)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 14th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 28,966 followers
State Clout: New York is 5th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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