Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) said Thursday he intends to run for the 10th term in Congress despite his story of commenting on the supremacy of white.
"I have no reason to apologize for," King said in the audience bar. The Iowa TV program. The show is scheduled to be broadcast on Friday night.
King has received national criticism, including members of his own party, and has been deprived of appointments to the Congress Committee after an interview in the New York Times on January 10th, defended white nationalism.
"If we ever have time to have commissioned commissions, this time with Nancy Pelosi as Parliament Speaker is the time," he said on Thursday.
The Iowa lawmaker said she would seek a re-election in 2020 after having been at the top of three main contenders.
"Do not let the elites in this country, the energy brokers in this country, tell you who will represent you in the United States Congress," King said, winning his re-election in 2018 by 3.6 percentage points against Democrat J. Scholten. extreme right figures in the US and abroad. But after the interview with The Times he received even more attention in which he questioned the outbreak of the terms "white nationalist", "white superiority" and "western civilization".
The Republicans of Iowa said it was incorrectly quoted by the Times, He said he was talking about Western civilization, not a white supremacy, an excuse he had done earlier with regard to the remarks.
"If you just keep these publications true, there's no story," he said. "There is no part of me that believes in anything that is recommended by people who identify themselves as white nationalists or white supremacy."
King spoke to the house on January 15, condemning racism and fanaticism. But a HuffPost report later found that a racist MP still uses its official government website to direct its voters to a white nationalist blog that regularly publishes racists, anti-Semites and Nazi sympathizers. Representative Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) warned the Ethics Committee for King White's White House after reading the report.
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WASHINGTON, DC – FEBRUARY 08: US Representative Steve King (R-IA) spoke during a meeting in the City Hall on February 8, 2011 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Town Hall meeting was conducted by Tea Party Express and Tea Party HD to solve the problems of Tea Party members. CLEVELAND, OH – JULY 19: Dutch politician Geert Wilders spoke with R-Iowa's representative outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio on July 19, 2016. Photo by Peter W. Stevenson / Washington Post via Getty Images
USA – July 18: Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, was interviewed on the floor of the Quicken Loans Arena on the first day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, July 18, 2016. (Photo by Tom Wilson / CQ Roll Call)
USA – August 8 : Johnny Ernst, Iowa Republican Republic Senate candidate, and Steve King's representative, R-Iowa, speaks at the Iowa Fair at the Iowa Fair in 2014 in De Moine, Iowa, August 8, 2014 (Photo by Tom Williams / CQ Roll Call)
Rep. Louie Gohmert (2ndL) (R-TX) and Representative Steve King R-IA are listening while Dutch Member Geert Wilders speaks at a press conference on Capitol Hill Islam on April 30, 2015 in Washington. AFP PHOTO / BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI (19659019) A Dutch MP from the Parliament Gert Wilders (L) and Mr. Louis Göhmert (R) TX, while the representative Steve King R-IA) spoke during a press conference on April 30, 2015 in Washington, DC. Withers joined Rep. Steve King (R-IA), representative Louis Gohort (R-TX) and rep. Scott Perry (R-PA) to talk about Islam. AFP PHOTO / BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit must be read on BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / AFP / Getty Images)
(LR) Rep. Scott Perry (R-PA), Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX) and Steve King (R-IA) listen while Dutch member of parliament Gert Wilders spoke at a press conference on Islam on the Capitol Hill on April 30, Washington. AFP PHOTO / BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI
DES MOINES, IA – August 27: Kim Reynolds, Governor (R-IA), Terry Branstad, Governor (R- IA), Republican President Donald Trump, Sen. Johnny Ernst (R-IA), Jeff Kaufman, President of the Republican Iowa Party, and Rep. Steve King (R-IA) on stage at Joni Ernst Roast and Ride's Second Annual Event August 27, 2016, in De Moine, Iowa. Trump joined a number of Iowa Republicans who spoke to a crowd of supporters. (R-IA), left, Terry Brenstad, governor (R-IA), candidate for Republican President Donald Trump Johnny (19659022) DES MOINES, IA – Ernst R-IA, Jeff Kaufman, President of the Republican Iowa Party, and Steve King (R-IA) on the stage of the second annual Joni Ernst Roast and Ride on 27 August 2016 in De Moine, Iowa, Trump has joined a number of Iowa Republicans who spoke to a crowd of supporters. (Photo: Stephen Maturen / Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OHIO July 20; Party Platform: Immigration and National Security. Politicians discuss immigration, national security and the challenges faced by US borders. Steve King (R-Iowa) – Moderator: Philippe Racker, National Political Correspondent, The Washington Post through Getty Images. Washington DC Post Office Headquarters (Photo by Eric Hanson for Washington Post via Getty Images)
US – 12 JANUARY: Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, talks with reporters in the Capitular Hall of the Capitol following President Obama's Address Address of the Union, January 12, 2016. (Photo by Tom Wilson / CQ Roll Call)
NASHUA, Representative Steve King (R-IA) spoke at First at the Republican Heads of Meeting on April 17, 2015 in Nashua, New Hampshire. The summit gathered together local and national Republicans and attended all Republican candidates as well as those who saw the candidacy. (Photo: Darren McCollester / Getty Images)
USA – 9 JANUARY: Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, speaks to reporters after the GOP Immigration Group meeting on Friday, January 9, 2015. (Photo by Bill Clark / CQ Roll Call)
United States – Dec. 11: Michele Bachman, R -Minn. And Representative Steve King, R-Iowa, talks to Fox News at US Capitol on Thursday, December 11th. , 2014 when Home Leaders are trying to find a way to finance the government after midnight. (Photo by Bill Clark / CQ Roll Call)
USA – 03 December: Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, Center, Senator Ted Cruise, R-Texas and Michel Bachman, R-Minn. gathered in the meadow of the Capitol to the east to call for the dissolution of President Obama's enactment of amnesty for illegal immigrants, December 3, 2014 (Photo by Tom Wilson / CQ Roll Call)
USA – August 8 : Representative Steve King, R-Iowa, speaks with Vicky Gardner of Audubon, Iowa at the Iowa State Fair in 2014 in De Moine, Iowa, August 8, 2014 (Photo by Tom Wilson / CQ Roll Call)  USA – AUGUST 01: Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, speaks with the media after a meeting of the Republican House in the Capitol to discuss the Immigration Bill, August 1, 2014 (Photo by CQ Roll Call) 19659032] Manchester, NY – April 12: US Representative Steve King (R-IO) Steve King spoke at the Liberty Summit at the Bank's Executive Court April 12, 2014 in Manchester, New Hampshire. The Summit held its inaugural event, where national conservative leaders unite mass activists on the eve of the tax day. Photo by Getan Images)
Washington, DC – October 15: US representative Steve King (R-IA) passes through the Capitol Building on October 15, 2013 in Washington. The government is closed for 14 days. (Photo by Andrew Burton / Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 15: Rep. Steve King (R-IA) sings the national anthem during March DC for jobs in the upper Senate Park near the Capitol Hill on July 15, 2013 in Washington. Conservative activists and supporters united against Senate immigration law and the impact of illegal immigration on reduced wages and employment opportunities for some Americans. Washington, DC – July 15: The representative of Steve King (R-IA) spoke during March to work in the upper Senate Park near Capitol Hill on July 15, 2013. in Washington, DC. Conservative activists and supporters united against Senate immigration law and the impact of illegal immigration on reduced wages and employment opportunities for some Americans. (Photo: Drew Angerer / Getty Images)
USA – July 15: Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, spoke during the Black American Leadership Union. Marsh for Jobs at Freedom Plaza in Washington, DC on Monday, July 15, 2013 The rally and the march held aimed at drawing attention to the impact of illegal immigration on wages and employment opportunities. low-skilled Americans. (Photo by Bill Clark / CQ Roll Call)
United States – March 16: Rep. Steve King, R-IA. During the Conservative Conference on Political Action in 2013 at the National Harbor and Convention Center Gaylord at National Harbor, Md. , on Saturday, March 16, 2013. (Photo by Douglas Graham / CQ Roll Call)
USA – AUGUST 2: Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, and Dr. Rozali Porter, ProEnglish, speak at a press conference on the official English law. He will introduce English as the official language of the US government and will require all official US functions to be held in English. (Photo by Chris Madaloni / CQ Roll Call)
US – 28 JUNE: Re. Steve King, R-Iowa, after talking to disappointed opponents of the Affordable Care Act. The Supreme Court decided to support the law by voting 5-4. (Photo by Chris Madaloni / CQ Roll Call)
USA – 9 FEBRUARY: Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, spoke at the Conservative Conference on Political Action in 2012 in Washington. (Photo by Chris Madaloni / CQ Roll Call)
USA? October 7: Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, spoke at the Family Research Council summit in Washington on Friday, October 7, 2011 (Photo: CQ Roll Call)
USA 31: Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, speaks to the crowd of the Chaet Patriots rally in US Capitol on Thursday, March 31, 2011 (Photo by Roll Call)
WASHINGTON, DC – January 18 : Jennie Bet Martin, the Tea Party Patriots, US Representative Tom Price, RG, Rep Jeff Duncan, RS, Rep Steve King, R-Iowa, and Ken Hoagland from Repeal It Now.org at a press conference outside Capitol the US on efforts to abolish healthcare law. (19659043) SHOW CAPTION