Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., announced Nov. 11, 2019, he will not seek reelection in 2020. The 14-term Republican congressman said in a Facebook post that his commute was a main factor in his decision, saying he wants “flexibility to spend more time” with his children and grandchildren.
Seen here, King arrives for a classified members-only briefing on Iran on Capitol Hill in Washington on May 21, 2019. Patrick Semansky, AP.
Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., right, listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable on immigration policy at Morrelly Homeland Security Center in Bethpage, N.Y on May 23, 2018, Evan Vucci, AP.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Congressman Peter King march in the St. Patrick’s Day parade in New York City on March 17, 2018.
Rep. Peter King (R-NY) speaks during The House Intelligence Committee public hearing on the investigation into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election on March 20, 2017.
R-Wisconsin, for a ceremonial swearing-in and photo-op during the opening session of the 115th Congress, Jan. 3, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington.