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John Larson's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: John B. Larson
Office: U.S. House (CT) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Leslie; 3 Children: Carolyn, Laura, Raymond
Birth Date: 07/22/1948
Birth Place: Hartford, CT
Home City: East Hartford, CT
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
May 19, 2009 Press Conference With Rep. David Obey - Energy And Health Legislation
May 18, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
May 15, 2009 Press Conference with Rep.S Bart Stupak (D-MI) And John Larson (D-CT)
April 2, 2009 Press Conference with Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Speaker of the House, and Other House Democratic Leaders
April 2, 2009 Press Conference with Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Speaker of the House, and Other House Democratic Leaders
March 12, 2009 Larson, Obama Announce $102.85 Million in Weatherization Funding for Connecticut
March 1, 2009 Congressman Larson Introduces Carbon Tax Legislation
Sept. 26, 2008 Larson Secures Long-Term Tax Incentives to Spur Fuel Cell Growth
Sept. 6, 2008 Democratic Radio Response
July 14, 2008 Larson Responds to Bush Drilling Ban Announcement
June 26, 2008 Congressmen Larson and Lobiondo with Dozens of Others Express Support for Speculation Legislation
June 18, 2008 Congressman Larson Condemns President's Rhetoric on Gas Prices
June 13, 2008 Congressman Larson Introduces Legislation to Fix Broken Energy Markets Lower Gas Prices
May 29, 2008 Larson Continues to Advocate for Regulating Speculators, Commends CFTC for Increases in Oversight, but Needs to go Farther
May 21, 2008 Renewable Energy and Job Creation Act of 2008
April 1, 2008 Hearing of the House Select Energy Independence and Global Warming Committee
Feb. 27, 2008 Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2008
Jan. 17, 2008 Hearing of the House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming - On Thin Ice: The Future of the Polar Bear
Dec. 12, 2007 Letter to The Honorable George W. Bush, President of the United States
Nov. 7, 2007 Hearing of the House Select Energy Independence and Global Warming Committee - Shock and Oil: Where Military Concerns Meet Consumer, Climate Crises
Aug. 29, 2007 Larson Bill Would Urge Polluters to Clean Up Their Act
June 20, 2007 Rep. Larson Lauds Ways and Means Passage of Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007
June 20, 2007 Rep. Larson Wins Major Victory for Fuel Cell Research in Energy and Water Appropriations Bill
May 10, 2007 Larson: Democrats Committed to Real Solutions to Energy Crisis and Rising Gas Prices
April 19, 2007 Larson: Our Nation's Tax Policy Should Reflect our Priority to Clean Up the Environment
April 17, 2007 Larson Participates in First Hearing of Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming
March 9, 2007 Larson Named to Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming
Jan. 12, 2007 Letter: To Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
May 3, 2006 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4297, Tax Extention Reconciliation Act of 2005
Feb. 13, 2006 Larson Urges State to Assert Leadership in Fuel Cell Development
Dec. 14, 2005 Larson Opposes Deep Cuts to Job Training, Education and Health Underfunding of Energy Assistance
Oct. 7, 2005 Gasoline for America's Security Act of 2005
Sept. 16, 2005 Simmons Joins DeLauro, Larson, Shays, Other Members of Congress in Urging Investigation into the Price of Oil and Gas
Sept. 12, 2005 Letter to Joseph T. Kelliher, FERC Chairman, Opposing Electricity Rate Increase
Sept. 12, 2005 CT delegation sends letter to FERC opposing electricity rate increase
Sept. 6, 2005 Larson Applauds Hearing into Spiraling Fuel Costs
Aug. 22, 2005 Larson Demands Hearings on Soaring Gas Prices
July 21, 2005 Larson Weighs Against Patriot Act's Imbalances
July 5, 2005 Connecticut Delegation Signs Letter To Protect Against Unfair Energy Price Increases
June 27, 2005 Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Caucus announces "End Dependence Day"
April 21, 2005 Larson: Energy Bill Fails to Provide Real Solutions
Dec. 10, 2004 Larson Urges Bush to Engage OPEC Nation to Prevent Decrease in Oil Production
Nov. 20, 2004 Introduction of the Energy Independence Act of 2004
Nov. 20, 2004 Introduction of the Small Business and Farm Energy Emergency Relief Act of 2004
Sept. 28, 2004 Over Fifty Members of Congress Urge Appropriators to Fund Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Feb. 3, 2004 Larson: Bush Budget Shortchanges Key Priorities While Dragging the Nation Further into the Red
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy & Environment
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Energy and the Environment
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