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John Larson's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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 7, 2014 Gov. Malloy: Lesson From Super Storm Sandy --Connecticut's Transportation Infrastructure Needs "Hardening'
April 2, 2014 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the House Committee on Appropriations - Long Island Sound
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances
Feb. 4, 2014 Larson: Extend Tax Break for Volunteer First Responders
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation
Jan. 8, 2014 Larson, Latham Seek Tax Break for Volunteer First Responders
Sept. 18, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - McGovern Joins New England Delegation on Letter to EPA Opposing Changes to Clean Air Funding
July 18, 2013 Larson on Senate Confirmation of Gina McCarthy to Head EPA
May 21, 2013 Put Aside Politics for Disaster Relief
May 16, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy, Larson, Esty Announce Grant to Evaluate Impact of Pequabuck River Flooding
May 9, 2013 Larson Announces $1 Million for Hazardous Substance, Petroleum Cleanup
March 4, 2013 Larson Statement on Nomination of Gina McCarthy to Head EPA
May 21, 2012 Murphy, Lieberman, Blumenthal, Larson Announce New Bill to Protect Farmington River
May 10, 2012 Lieberman, Blumenthal, Larson Announce $5.5 Million For West Hartford Storm Debris Removal
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 25, 2011 Lawmakers See Coltsville Hearing as Positive Step for Project
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to Chairman Camp
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to The Honorable W. Craig Fugate
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
Sept. 22, 2010 Larson: Disappointed in Republican Members for Voting Against Coltsville National Park, Costing Jobs and Growth
June 28, 2010 Larson Calls for "Urgent Action" To Address Safety of Pipe Cleaning Procedure
May 29, 2009 Larson Hails Passage of the Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route as a National Historic Trail
May 19, 2009 Press Conference With Rep. David Obey - Energy And Health Legislation
May 18, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
March 1, 2009 Congressman Larson Introduces Carbon Tax Legislation
Sept. 18, 2008 Mayor Bloomberg Lauds Larson's Climate Change Legislation
July 14, 2008 Larson Responds to Bush Drilling Ban Announcement
June 18, 2008 Congressman Larson Condemns President's Rhetoric on Gas Prices
April 10, 2008 Connecticut Delegation Prasies NY Governor's Rejection of Broadwater Facility
Dec. 12, 2007 Letter to The Honorable George W. Bush, President of the United States
May 26, 2007 Rep. Larson Joins Speaker Pelosi on Congressional Delegation to Address Solutions to Global Warming
April 19, 2007 Larson: Our Nation's Tax Policy Should Reflect our Priority to Clean Up the Environment
Nov. 13, 2006 Larson Applauds Passage of Bill to Protect Lower Farmington River and Salmon Brook
Sept. 25, 2006 Lower Farmington River and Salmon Brook Wild and Scenic River Study Act
May 18, 2006 Forest Emergency Recovery and Research Act
May 8, 2006 Letter to USDA Forest Service Chief Dale Bosworth
March 13, 2006 Larson Urges Resolution of Vieques Claims
Sept. 22, 2005 Larson Urges Senate Suport for Study to Name Lower Farmington River and Salmon Brook a Federally-Protected Waterway
Oct. 20, 2004 Dodd, Lieberman and Larson Voice Support For Coltsville Park Study
May 27, 2004 Letter to Regional Administrator Robert Varney, Environmental Protection Agency
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy & Environment
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Making Energy Affordable & Our Environment Cleaner
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Local Issues
Issue Positon: Energy & the Environment
Issue Position: Energy / Environment / Climate Change
Issue Position: Energy & the Environment
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