Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. Peter King

Rep. Peter King

Republican, New York, 2nd District
202-225-7896 @RepPeteKing Facebook


Votes for Children


Bill Introduced


Bills Cosponsored


Actions Against the Interests of Children

Rep. King represents a district with a child poverty rate of 7.2 percent. null percent of children in this district are in extreme poverty, 11.7 percent are food insecure, and 0.9 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Rep. King has taken 5 votes that would help the children in his district. He has introduced 1 bill and cosponsored 12 bills to help children. Rep. King has taken 5 actions in support of legislation we believe to be against the interests of children.

CDF has endorsed several bills during this Congress. So far, Rep. King has taken the following action on bills endorsed by CDF during this Congress:

  • voted against H.R.6 the American Dream and Promise Act of 2019.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.8 the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1296 the Assault Weapons Ban of 2019.

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