Congressmember Peter King

St. John’s in talks with Peter King petitioners
St. John’s in talks with Peter King petitioners
News Melissa Chan 4/25/2013 at 11:28AM

Students are in talks with administration after a petition to replace Congressmember Peter King as St. John’s University’s commencement speaker surpassed 1,000 signatures, The Courier has learned. An online protest against the Long Island representative hit headlines last week, when students called for the school to dump King as this year’s key note speaker. “Congressman [...]

Bob Dole, Donald Rumsfeld endorse Reyes for State Senate
Bob Dole, Donald Rumsfeld endorse Reyes for State Senate
Politics Terence M. Cullen 9/04/2012 at 10:43AM

Heavily shorthanded in endorsements this campaign, Republican candidate Juan Reyes picked up the backing of former presidential candidate Bob Dole and former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld. “[I am] humbled and grateful to have the endorsement of two giants in the Republican Party,” Reyes said in a statement. The former mayoral counsel and current lawyer [...]