Rep. Peter King (R-NY) became the first Republican to throw his hat in the ring for the 2016 presidential election. King announced his ‘long-shot’ candidacy Friday in New Hampshire, CBS News reports. He may be one of the longest serving congressmen, but that doesn’t mean he will be elected the next POTUS. You will recall Peter King has called for the racial profiling of Muslims and wants President Obama to invade Syria.
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Janet Shan is a freelance journalist, blogger and social media consultant. Janet specializes in political and social commentary, as well as business writing. She is the founder and managing editor of the Hinterland Gazette. She is putting the finishing touches on her new novel, a mystery based in the hills on Montego Bay, Jamaica.