2008 Congressional Report Card

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Rep. Peter King (R-NY 2nd District)

14th term Republican from New York 2nd District.

IAVA Action Grade


(12 out of 13 votes with IAVA Action, plus 2 points for Post-9/11 GI Bill cosponsorship)


Residence: Seaford

Marital Status: Married (Rosemary)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: Hempstead Town Council, 1978-81; Nassau County Comptroller, 1981-93; US House, 2013-present

Military: NYNG, 1968-73

Education: BA St. Francis College, 1965; JD University of Notre Dame, 1968

Birthdate: 04/05/1944

Birthplace: Manhattan, NY

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 62%

Major Opponent: DuWayne Gregory


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Peter King.

Website: peteking.house.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

302 Cannon House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515
Phone: (202) 225-7896
Fax: (202) 226-2279

Massapequa Park Office: (more district offices)

1003 Park Boulevard
Massapequa Park, New York 11762
Phone: (516) 541-4225
Fax: (516) 541-6602


Current Elected Office Committees:



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Peter King voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Veterans' Health Care, 2009 08/01/2008 Yea Voted For
P Homes for Heroes 07/09/2008 Yea Voted For
P A New GI Bill (2nd vote) 06/19/2008 Yea Voted For
F A Second Rate GI Bill 05/23/2008 Yea Voted Against
P A New GI Bill (1st vote) 05/15/2008 Yea Voted For
P Veterans' Bonuses 12/18/2007 Yea Voted For
P Expanded Veterans' Benefits 12/12/2007 Yea Voted For
P Veterans' Health Care, 2008 06/15/2007 Yea Voted For
P Treating TBI 05/23/2007 Yea Voted For
P Protecting Iraqi Allies 05/22/2007 Yea Voted For
(More Key Votes)

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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