King has scheduled two New Hampshire visits in the upcoming months, he told supporters in an email.

The longtime congressman told The Hill last week that he planned to use the buzz around a possible campaign to promote his foreign policy views and had yet to schedule any trips to early primary and caucus states.

He's had harsh words for some fellow Republicans looking at presidential bids, criticizing Sens. Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard PaulSenate approves .3 trillion spending bill, sending to Trump GOP senator threatened to hold up bill over provision to honor late political rival: report Conservatives balk over funding bill ahead of shutdown  MORE (R-Ky.) and Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzConservatives balk over funding bill ahead of shutdown  Confirmation fight over Trump pick exposes blurred lines in GOP-LGBT activism GOP pushes to change Senate rules for Trump MORE (R-Texas) for their foreign policy views and ripping them and Sen. Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioTrump replaces McMaster with Bolton as national security adviser Orlando March for Our Lives protesters to march to Rubio's downtown office, Pulse nightclub Lawmakers eye crackdown on China’s Confucius Institutes MORE (R-N.Y.) for voting against a bill to fund Hurricane Sandy relief for the East Coast.

"These guys want to run for president by screwing New York," he said of those who'd opposed the bill.