Representative John B. Larson's Public Statements


Full Name: John B. Larson
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
General Nov. 4, 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
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Issue Position: Iraq & Afghanistan Issue Position: Repealing the Doctrine of Preemption & Unilateralism Issue Position: Homeland Security: Volunteer Emergency Responders 6/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected 4/07/14 Gov. Malloy: Lesson From Super Storm Sandy --Connecticut's Transportation Infrastructure Needs "Hardening' 8/01/13 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding 7/26/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA 5/23/13 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Hurricane Sandy Tax Relief 5/15/13 Larson to Continue Effort to Honor First Responders Killed in the Line of Duty 5/09/13 Blumenthal, Murphy, Larson Announce Fire Prevent and Safety Grant for Bristol 3/21/13 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes 1/04/13 Larson Statement on First Portion of Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Package 1/02/13 Larson: The House Must Not Adjourn 12/29/12 Connecticut Delegation Calls on House Leadership to Act on Hurricane Sandy Relief 7/13/12 Delegation Announces Over $4 Million in Federal Funds Going to UTC to Help Develop Natural Gas Vehicles 5/18/12 Price Amendments Protect America's Nuclear Capability, US-Israeli Security Cooperation 5/10/12 Lieberman, Blumenthal, Larson Announce $5.5 Million For West Hartford Storm Debris Removal 2/03/12 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Urban Area Security Initiative Program Funding 12/22/11 Letter to President Obama 12/02/11 Larson and Courtney Statement on GE Decision to Terminate F136 Project 11/17/11 Larson Statement on House Passage of Disaster Aid for Connecticut 11/11/11 Letter to President Obama 11/10/11 Letter to Daniel K. Inouye, Thad Cochran, Harold Rogers, Norman D. Dicks - Members of House and Senate Appropriations Committee 11/03/11 Larson, DeLauro and Courtney Speak Out on Recovery Efforts in CT 11/02/11 Letter to The Honorable Janet Napolitano Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security 10/31/11 Letter to Barack Obama, The President of the United States - Emergency Declaration for Snow Storm 9/14/11 Larson Sponsors Bill to Provide Relief to Farmers Hurt by Irene & Lee 9/13/11 DeLauro, CT Delegation Hold Briefing with Local Farmers on Disaster Aid Available 9/11/11 Larson Statement On 10th Anniversary of September 11th Attacks 9/02/11 Delegation Hails Award of Irene Aid for Individuals 9/01/11 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Visit Connecticut to See Impact of Hurricane Irene 8/26/11 Letter to President Obama 6/27/11 Lawmakers Introduce 'Volunteer Responder Incentive Protection Act': Bipartisan Bill Looks to Reestablish Federal Tax Breaks for First Responders 6/27/11 Letter to Barack Obama, President of The United States - Afghanistan Troop Withdraw 6/24/11 Lawmakers Introduce 'Volunteer Responder Incentive Protection Act' 6/23/11 Larson Statement on Afghanistan Drawdown Plan 2/18/11 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Discontinue FEMA's Use of "Without Levees" Analysis 2/10/11 Letter to the Honorable W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency 9/22/10 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States 5/19/10 Larson Calls On Congress To End Wasteful Extra Engine Program 4/29/10 Larson, Connecticut Delegation Applauds Disaster Declaration 4/12/10 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Assist Communities Affected By Recent Severe Weather 12/01/09 Congressman Larson's Statement On President Obama's Afghanistan Speech 9/16/09 Larson Votes To Boost American Innovation, Protect Jobs, National Security 6/22/09 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" 6/04/09 Larson Sends Letter To Area Fire Chiefs To Apply For Firehouse Construction Recovery Act Funding 3/25/09 Hearing of the Government Management, Organization and Procurement Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Roles and Responsibilites of Inspectors General in Financial Markets Regulatory Agencies 2/23/09 Press Conference with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi 9/11/08 Larson Honors Families of 9/11 Victims 6/18/08 Members of the CT House Delegation Welcome GAO Decision Upholding Boeing Protest of Air Force Tanker Contract Award