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John Larson's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
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
April 8, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Call a Vote on Unemployment Compensation Extension
March 27, 2014 Connecticut Delegation on State Minimum Wage Vote
March 5, 2014 Larson on President's Remarks at CCSU Calling for Federal Minimum Wage Increase
Feb. 4, 2014 Larson Praises Governor Malloy's Proposal to Raise Connecticut's Minimum Wage
Jan. 28, 2014 Larson on President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service - Clarification for Volunteer Departments
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp - Turn Focus to Economy
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
April 22, 2013 Murphy, DeLauro, Larson Announce End of Enrollment Freeze at Job Corps Centers
April 11, 2013 DeLauro, Murphy, Larson Hail End to Job Corps Enrollment Freeze
April 9, 2013 Larson Statement on Equal Pay Day
March 12, 2013 Larson Statement on Ryan Budget
Feb. 26, 2013 Larson: Prevent Sequester with Fair, Balanced Plan
Jan. 21, 2013 Congressman Larson Statement on President Barack Obama's Second Inaugural Address
Nov. 2, 2012 Larson Statement on October Jobs Report
Aug. 1, 2012 Job Protection and Recession Prevention Act of 2012
June 27, 2012 Larson, Becerra: America Needs Jobs, Not Contempt
June 7, 2012 CT Delegation Pledges to Assist Northrop Grumman Workers, Presses Company for Answers
May 17, 2012 Larson Urges CT Veterans to Sign up For New Job Match Program
April 27, 2012 Larson, Manufacturing Job Match Participants Announce Creation of New "Veterans Job Match'
April 17, 2012 Larson Statement on Equal Pay Day
March 2, 2012 Larson Hopes CT Manufacturing Job Match Initiative Can Become Model for The Nation
Feb. 7, 2012 Larson: GOP Has Had 400 Days; It's Time to Act on Jobs
Jan. 18, 2012 Larson and Becerra: GOP Must Work With Democrats to Get America Back to Work
Dec. 29, 2011 Larson Praises Walgreens for Commitment to Hiring Individuals With Disabilities
Dec. 22, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the House
Dec. 20, 2011 Larson: Middle Class Americans Need Tax Relief, Not Partisanship
Dec. 13, 2011 Larson Statement on GOP Tax Bill
Dec. 2, 2011 Larson Statement on November Job Numbers
Oct. 25, 2011 Larson Talks Job Creation at South Windsor Chamber of Commerce
Oct. 13, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Oct. 12, 2011 Larson Statement on Senate Vote on the American Jobs Act
Oct. 12, 2011 Larson Statement on Senate Vote on the American Jobs Act
Oct. 4, 2011 Nearly $10 Million Awarded For Job Training in Connecticut
Sept. 13, 2011 Jobs
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to Chairman Camp
Aug. 18, 2011 Letter to Senate Colleagues
April 12, 2011 Larson Statement in Support of Equal Pay Day
April 4, 2011 Larson Statement on March Jobs Report
Jan. 24, 2011 Larson Invites Governor Malloy to Attend State of the Union Address
July 20, 2010 Democrats Stand Behind Social Security
July 15, 2010 Larson: Recovery Act Created or Saved 33,000 Jobs in Connecticut
May 19, 2010 Larson Calls On Congress To End Wasteful Extra Engine Program
Nov. 6, 2009 Larson: Infrastructure Jobs Program Vital To Economic Recovery
Nov. 5, 2009 Larson Praises Unemployment Extension, Says We Must Put Americans Back To Work Now
June 4, 2009 Larson: Paid Parental Leave Act Puts Working Families First
April 28, 2009 Congressman Larson Statement On Equal Pay Day
April 23, 2009 Congressman Larson Introduces Bill To Train Workers For the Jobs Of The Future
Jan. 9, 2009 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009
Nov. 8, 2007 The House is Cooking with Gas – Enda and Peru Pass
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