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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7/15/14 Connecticut Delegation Calls for Long-Term, 6 year Transportation Infrastructure Funding 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/08/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Connecticut House delegation, Governor Malloy in Call for Immediate Vote on Umployment Insurance 3/06/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind 2/24/14 Gov. Malloy Moves to Safeguard Food Benefits for 50,000 Low-Income Families 2/03/14 Connecticut Delegation Announce $9.8 Million in Home Heating Relief 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget 1/07/14 Larson on Senate Move to Advance Extension of Unemployment Insurance 9/19/13 Larson Condemns Cuts to SNAP 5/10/13 Connecticut Delegation Applauds Award of $1.55 Million to Local Community Health Centers, 13 Centers Statewide Eligible to Benefit 4/19/13 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services 1/04/13 Larson Statement on December Jobs Report 11/02/12 Larson Statement on October Jobs Report 10/05/12 Larson Statement on September Jobs Report 9/21/12 Congress Should Stay and Work 9/13/12 Larson: Republicans Need Their Own Work Requirement 9/07/12 Larson Statement on August Jobs Report 6/01/12 Larson Talks Economy & Jobs on Washington Journal 5/17/12 Larson Urges CT Veterans to Sign up For New Job Match Program 3/29/12 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013 1/19/12 Connecticut Delegation Announces Release of LIHEAP Funds 1/18/12 Larson and Becerra: GOP Must Work With Democrats to Get America Back to Work 12/20/11 Larson: Middle Class Americans Need Tax Relief, Not Partisanship 9/13/11 Jobs 9/02/11 Larson Introduces Legislation To Make Jobs A Super Committee Priority 7/15/11 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Protect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security 4/20/11 Larson Meets with Local Seniors, Discusses GOP Plan to Eliminate Medicare, Weaken Medicaid and Social Security 4/15/11 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012 6/21/10 Larson Commends State Medicaid Expansion 2/09/09 Budget Deficit 1/09/09 Larson Responds to Dismal Unemployment Numbers 11/14/08 Letter To Kerry Weems, Acting Administratior, Centers For Medicare and Medicaid Services 10/03/08 Larson Lauds Passage Of Unemployment Compensation Extension Act 9/26/08 Job Creation and Unemployment Relief Act of 2008 6/11/08 Republicans Deny Assistance to Millions of Unemployed Americans 1/10/07 Larson Supports Living Wage for Working Americans 1/10/07 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007 10/30/06 Larson Commends Rule Requiring Sprinklers in U.S. Nursing Homes 7/28/06 Larson: No Congressional Pay Raise Until Minimum Wage Increase 3/06/06 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding 9/22/05 School Readiness Act of 2005 9/08/05 TANF Emergency Response and Recovery Act of 2005