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Rep. Peter King weighing run for the White House in 2016
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They said the party needs a candidate with a strong background in national security — a credential that two of the GOP’s potential 2016 candidates, Sens. Marco Rubio of Florida and Rand Paul of Kentucky, do not have. King has chaired the House Committee on Homeland Security.

After Boston, we should put Muslims under surveillance, says Rep. King
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Aliyah Frumin (MSNBC)

President Obama cautioned the nation not to rush to judgment about the Boston Marathon bombers. But that’s not stopping Republican Rep. Peter King.

Dear Rightwing Catholic Islamophobes: Pope Francis just washed the feet of a Poor Muslim
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by Juan Cole

The pope washed and kissed the feet of 12 inmates, two of them women and two of them Muslim (one of the women was Muslim).

Will New House Homeland Security Committee Chair Carry On Peter King’s Islamophobic Legacy?
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By Hamed Aleaziz

Rep. Peter King (R-NY) is reportedly stepping down from his chairmanship of the Homeland Security Committee.

Rep. Peter King: “90% of Terrorist Attacks Committed by Muslims”
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To say that Peter King is well known for his animus to Muslim Americans would be a gross understatement; this has been revealed numerous times not just through the hearings but also through King’s statements and writings, (such as “there are too many Mosques in the USA”).

Islamophobiapalooza Dispatches: Rep. Peter King’s 5th Hearings on American Muslims and “Homegrown Radicalization”
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This time the exercise in political theater and GOP driven bigotry revolved around the topic of “The American Muslim Response to Hearings on Radicalization in their Community.” Obama Defender Rep. Peter King
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Rep. King has another role: he’s one of President Obama’s most outspoken defenders and supporters when it comes to civil liberties and Terrorism. On CNN this morning, King offered his latest vigorous defense of a signature Obama policy.

Peter King: Iran May Have ‘Hundreds’ Of Hezbollah Agents In U.S.
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WASHINGTON — Iranian-backed Hezbollah agents, not al Qaeda operatives, may pose the greatest threat on U.S. soil as tensions over Iran’s suspected nuclear weapons program ratchet up, according to the Republican chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Peter King Plans To Keep Probing For Muslim ‘Radicalization’ In 2012
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The chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee signaled Thursday he intends to keep investigating the American Muslim community despite a report this week that showed the number of Muslim extremists arrested for terrorism is on the wane.

Peter King’s 4th anti-Muslim Hearing Focuses on “Threats” to US Military Communities
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Rep. Peter King, an avowed supporter of the Irish terrorist organization, the IRA during the 80′s and 90′s held his fourth hearing targeting American Muslims along with Sen. Joe Lieberman, who has had thirteen such hearings.