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  King, Steve
<-  2011-01-03  
NameSteve King
Address4323 Grand Avenue
Kiron, Iowa 51448, United States
Born May 28, 1949 (67 years)
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last ModifedRBH
Mar 19, 2012 12:14am
Tags Caucasian - Very Conservative - Anti Embryonic Stem Cell Research - Anti Environment - Anti-Civil Unions - Anti-Gay Marriage - Anti-Labor - Isolationist - Pro Alaska/Offshore Oil Drilling - Pro- gun - Pro-Bush Tax Cuts - Pro-Life - Protectionist - Married - Catholic -
InfoCongressman Steve King is familiar with justice and the laws of government having grown up in a law enforcement family in Storm Lake, Iowa. He attended Denison Community High School, where he met Marilyn Kelly, whom he married in 1972. The King family set down their roots in southern Sac County on an acreage between Odebolt and Kiron. The King family has lived in Kiron for 38 years and are members of St. Martin's Church in Odebolt. Steve and Marilyn have three grown sons and five grandchildren.

King built his business and founded King Construction in 1975; he began his business with one bulldozer, and built it into a company that continues today under the ownership and management of his oldest son. One of the many lessons learned while growing both his family and his business was that government is overreaching, and too often elected officials were unwilling to be a part of the solution.

King, finding himself frustrated with the status quo climbed down off his bulldozer and ran for State Senate. Serving six years in the Iowa Senate, then Senator Steve King served as the Chairman of the State Government Committee and Vice Chairman of the Oversight Budget Committee. A fearless leader in the State Senate he was also a member of the Appropriations Committee, Judiciary Committee, Business and Labor Committee, and the Commerce Committee.

King's lifelong work ethic has served him well as a Member of Congress. Elected in 2002 to the U.S. House of Representatives, he spends a tremendous amount of time in the 5th Congressional District engaging his constituents, and has gained national stature as a leading Constitutional Conservative; a frequent contributor to Fox News, national magazines, newspapers and radio. King is well respected among many national conservative leaders as the general on the front lines.

Currently, King serves on the House Agriculture, Small Business, and Judiciary Committees.

King, a passionate defender of the sanctity of life, remains a national and steadfast voice for the unborn; He also made renewable energy his first priority as a member of Congress. King's legislation provides the small producer tax credit for ethanol companies was signed into law.

Another current and important issue to King is his legislation to fully repeal ObamaCare. The full repeal was passed by the U.S. House this session with King's language.

King's accomplishments are recognized not only in Iowa but on a national level as a Congressman and a statesman fighting to preserve our Constitution, showing a transparent and consistent pattern of supporting the rule of law and intent to dramatically decrease the size of government.


DateFirmFavorableUnfavorableDon't Know
04/23/2015-04/26/2015 Public Policy Polling (D) 41.00% ( 9.0) 41.00% ( 0.0) 18.00% ( 10.0)
02/01/2013-02/03/2013 Public Policy Polling (D) 32.00% ( 12.0) 41.00% ( 4.0) 28.00% ( 17.0)
09/24/2012-09/25/2012 Public Policy Polling (D) 44.00% ( 0.0) 45.00% ( 0.0) 11.00% ( 0.0)

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Jul 18, 2016 07:45pm Statement Rep. Steve King wonders what ‘sub-groups’ besides whites made contributions to civilization  Article IndyGeorgia 
Jun 21, 2016 07:15pm Proposed Legislation House GOP dodges vote to block Harriet Tubman from $20 bill  Article RP 
Aug 05, 2015 07:00pm Amusing Steve King Says It’s Legal, So I Tried To Marry My Lawnmower  Article RP 
Apr 24, 2015 09:00am Amusing Polis Proposes “Restrain Steve King from Legislating Act”  Article RP 
Jul 23, 2013 12:00pm Statement Iowa’s Rep. King: For every valedictorian Dreamer, 100 are “hauling marijuana”  Article IndyGeorgia 
Aug 21, 2012 11:15am Statement Rep. Steve King: I’ve Never Heard Of A Girl Getting Pregnant From Statutory Rape Or Incest  Article RP 

Thu Oct 20 03:58:50 +0000 2016 - Hillary would bring hundreds of thousands of "refugees" from ISIS spawning lands just like Merkel. Europe may never… https://t.co/R4Y5geGJsJ

Tue Oct 18 19:13:08 +0000 2016 - Admiral John Kirby, speaking for State Department, said, "There was NO 'quid pro quo.'" He sounded like Bag Dad Bob. https://t.co/6YRF4c8V2w

Tue Oct 18 02:14:20 +0000 2016 - The Death of Sweden https://t.co/vMR5xauJlN

Mon Oct 17 14:13:15 +0000 2016 - Obama leaked classified info to Hillary's unsecured server using alias. DOJ & FBI knew and participated in cover-up. https://t.co/rjo4fA76Uk

Sun Oct 16 21:34:18 +0000 2016 - RT @SBAList: Deadly irony. #100YearsOfAbuse #100YearsStrong https://t.co/VJbQy5Wxlu

Sat Oct 15 16:24:22 +0000 2016 - #Hungary & PM Orban lead the way again-charting the right direction for Europe. Persecution of Christians must end! https://t.co/UaSBFX8Q5S

Fri Oct 14 05:04:14 +0000 2016 - Truth Radio @ 99.3 with SK, Mac, the Smooch Pooch & Clutch getting his first kiss. https://t.co/PtbIRSZ3i0

Thu Oct 13 14:56:16 +0000 2016 - This is what you get in a Godless nation. "Oh, Lord keep us from bein' the one the Godless wolves pulled down." https://t.co/VT2GZJGqBB

Tue Oct 11 23:02:52 +0000 2016 - Pay for what? To give you a clue, this guy is even from Wall Lake:-) https://t.co/U8e15KaMPM

Fri Oct 07 17:10:40 +0000 2016 - Voting as a Catholic by ArchBishop Aquila of Denver. https://t.co/k7wQC9PD8S

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