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John Larson's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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 11, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State, and Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Department of the Treasury - Sanction Russia's State Arms Dealer
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - NATO Enlargement
Feb. 10, 2014 Members Sign Resolution Supporting Democratic Aspirations of the People
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Sept. 6, 2013 Letter to Ambassador Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the UN - Syria Chemical Weapons
Sept. 6, 2013 Letter to Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary-General to the United Nations - Response to Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 Larson Statement on Syria
July 18, 2013 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
June 20, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Address Trade and Investment Issues at the U.S. India Strategic Dialogue
June 18, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - India Intellectual Property
March 14, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Concerns About Japan's Possible Entry to the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Aug. 10, 2012 Larson Statement on 50 Years of Jamaican Independence
May 22, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States
March 19, 2012 Larson Statement on Shooting in Toulouse, France
Dec. 20, 2011 Larson Applauds Japan's Purchase of F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
Dec. 15, 2011 Larson Statement on The End of The Iraq War
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to European Heads of State
June 29, 2011 Larson Holds Foreign Policy Forum at University of Hartford
June 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of The United States of America
June 23, 2011 Larson Statement on Afghanistan Drawdown Plan
March 18, 2011 Larson Statement Following President Obama's Remarks on Libya
Dec. 1, 2009 Congressman Larson's Statement On President Obama's Afghanistan Speech
June 22, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President Of The United States
June 11, 2009 Pakistan Enduring Assistance And Coorperation Enhancement Act Of 2009
Feb. 23, 2009 Press Conference with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi
Jan. 9, 2009 Recognizing Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Attacks from Gaza
May 21, 2008 Larson Returns from Trip to Iraq More Convinced of Need for Timetable
Nov. 14, 2007 PBS "NewsHour with Jim Lehrer"- Transcript
Nov. 8, 2007 The House is Cooking with Gas – Enda and Peru Pass
July 25, 2007 Larson Statement on House Passage of ban on Permanent Bases in Iraq
July 25, 2007 Limiting Use of Funds to Establish Any Military Installation or Base in Iraq
July 12, 2007 Rep. Larson Urges Republican Colleagues To Vote Their Conscience, Stand Up To The President & Support Our Troops
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment From Iraq Act
May 24, 2007 Larson Statement on Iraq Supplemental Passage
May 24, 2007 CT Delegation Demands Accountability on Iraq
May 17, 2007 House Passed Defense Bill Benefits Connecticut, First District
May 11, 2007 No More Blank Checks Mr. President
May 10, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
May 1, 2007 A New Direction
May 1, 2007 Larson Statement on Bush Veto of Iraq Accountability Act
April 25, 2007 Rep. Larson: Bush's Hubris and Arrogance Stand in the Way of Doing the Right Thing
April 20, 2007 Letter: To President George W. Bush
March 23, 2007 Rep. larson: 'Today We Voted to End the War'
March 16, 2007 Congressman John B. Larson Statement on 4th Anniversary of War in Iraq
March 15, 2007 Welcoming Ghana's Ambassador Dr. Kwame Bawuah-Edusei To Conneticut
March 1, 2007 Congressman John B. Larson Introduces Iraq Bill
Feb. 12, 2007 Larson Praises Bipartisan Passage of Iraq Resolution
Dec. 5, 2006 Larson Statement On House Democratic Forum On Iraq
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