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  1. Tea Party out-muscles Boehner on border-security fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... with each other. "Someday, Republicans will wise up and stop listening to Ted Cruz," a disgusted Representative Peter King of New York told reporters. Cruz and a handful of other Republicans, King said, "have hijacked the party." "The people are ...

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  2. Amid opposition by Sen. Ted Cruz, House GOP border funding bill stallsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Free Republic

    House Speaker John A. Boehner was always expected to have trouble passing emergency funds for the crisis at the Southwestern border -- but Republican Sen. Ted Cruz made his job impossible.

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  3. Facing A Mass-Mailing Deadline, Lawmakers Get Frank FastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    ... twice every two years: in the holiday season of the first year, and leading up to the pre-election blackout. Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., just sent off a newsletter, which he calls "basically a four-page newsletter, describing all my great activities." ...

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  4. Obama and the Pope disliked by the rightRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... as "too liberal." The measure, written by Connecticut Democratic Rep. John Larson and New York Republican Rep. Peter King, congratulates Francis on his March 2013 election and recognizes "his inspirational statements and actions," The Hill reports. ...

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  5. Radical Republicans: Pope Francis 'too liberal' to receive Congressional HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... would be an historic first. I ask that you take a look at a bipartisan resolution introduced by Representative Peter King and myself, acknowledging the first Pope from the Americas ... it is my sincere hope that you will consider this resolution for ...

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  6. Ted Cruz looks to steer House conservatives on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... is rubbing some House Republicans the wrong way. "The Obama White House should put Ted Cruz on the payroll," Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., told the Washington Post . "We have a chance to pass a good bill, not a perfect bill. Boehner is working hard to ...

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  7. House Border Bill In Doubt In Face of Tea Party OppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Outside the Beltway

    With mere hours left before Congress heads out of town, the House of Representatives is set to vote later today on a bill that is supposedly intended to address the ongoing border crisis created by the arrival of Central American migrants at the southern border.

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  8. Divided House Slows Vote on Terrorism Insurance BillRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    ... the Neugebauer bill, saying it would give them leverage in Senate negotiations to push changes, according to Rep. Peter King (R., N.Y.), who attended the meeting. Mr. King also spoke at the meeting, saying the bill would be a big mistake and would ...

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  9. 3 reasons John Boehner opted to sue Obama rather than impeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... world stage. No "true conservative" should support impeachment "because that destabilizes the government," Rep. Peter King (R) of New York told The Huffington Post earlier this month. A lawsuit is the "responsible" thing to do, Rep. Paul Ryan (R) of ...

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  10. Republicans About to Blow Up Emergency Border...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    The Obama administration is - once again - being forced to go into crisis mode to keep the government functioning because Republicans refuse to do their most basic job: appropriating money to deal with emergencies.

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  11. Tea-party opposition puts fate of House Republican border bill up in the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Washington Post

    The fate of a Republican proposal to address a brewing immigration crisis along the U.S.-Mexico border was cast into doubt Wednesday after a tea-party senator lobbied against it to House members.

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  12. Politics Stalls House Resolution to Honor Pope FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News Max

    ... as "too liberal." The measure, written by Connecticut Democratic Rep. John Larson and New York Republican Rep. Peter King, congratulates Francis on his March 2013 election and recognizes "his inspirational statements and actions," The Hill reports. ...

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  13. Resolution honoring Pope Francis stalls in US Congress, with little Republican supportRead the original story

    Wednesday | Catholic World News

    ... leadership, was introduced by two lawmakers, a Democrat (Rep. John Larson of Connecticut) and a Republican (Peter King of New York). The resolution now has 221 co-sponsors. But only 19 of the lawmakers backing the bill are Republicans. The Hill ...

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  14. Senator: 20 or 21 women in Secret...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Samoa News

    ... who the women were. Sullivan has dispatched more investigators to Columbia to interview the women, said Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y. "Some are admitting (the women) were prostitutes, others are saying they're not, they're just women they met at the hotel ...

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  15. Pope Francis sounds too much like Obama to be honored by Congress, Republican saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Raw Story

    ... would be an historic first. I ask that you take a look at a bipartisan resolution introduced by Representative Peter King and myself, acknowledging the first Pope from the Americas it is my sincere hope that you will consider this resolution for the ...

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  16. Will Speaker move bill on the pope?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Hill

    ... would be an historic first. I ask that you take a look at a bipartisan resolution introduced by Representative Peter King and myself, acknowledging the first Pope from the Americas ... it is my sincere hope that you will consider this resolution for ...

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  17. Lawmakers: Obama still a community organizer and still not a leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Examiner.com

    ... the violence occurring in Ukraine, Libya, Iraq, Israel, Syria and other hotspots in the world. Meanwhile, Rep. Peter King , R-N.Y., the former chairman of the Homeland Security Committee, characterized President Obama's decision to attend so many ...

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  18. Whiteness Is Still a Proxy for Being AmericanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Atlantic

    ... in "retaliation" for 9/11 occurred not against Muslims but against South Asian Hindus or Sikhs. Representative Peter King has called for profiling suspected terrorists based upon their "religious background or ethnicity," even though Islam is no ...

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  19. Senator Schumer, Autism Speaks, National Center for Missing and...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | PRWeb

    ... inspired by the death of 14-year-old Avonte Oquendo, who died in a wandering incident last October. Rep. Peter King (R-NY) and Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY) will soon be introducing "Avonte's Law," into the House. The University Settlement has received ...

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  20. Global peril from returning Syrian fighters shown in Norway alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Bellingham Herald

    ... have gone to Syria to fight in Islamic extremist groups such as the al-Nusra Front and the Islamic State, Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., chairman of the U.S. House Homeland Security subcommittee on counterterrorism, said Thursday. "As the diaspora of ...

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