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John Larson's Public Statements

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
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 12, 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
Issue Position: Economy & Small Business
Aug. 13, 2014 DeLauro, Larson, Himes Applaud Over $3 Million in Grants to Help End Veterans Homelessness
April 8, 2014 Larson on Ryan Budget
Feb. 11, 2014 Larson on Clean Debt Limit Increase
Feb. 11, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Clean Debt Bill
Feb. 3, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Don't Squeeze Taxpayers with More Debt Ceiling Brinksmanship
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearings on Funding Options for the Federal Highway Trust Fund
Dec. 12, 2013 Larson on Budget Deal
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 17, 2013 CT Mirror - Connecticut Lawmakers Help Pass Deal on Shutdown, Debt Limit
Oct. 16, 2013 Larson on Vote to End Shutdown, Raise Debt Ceiling
Oct. 12, 2013 Larson Signs Petition to Open Government Now
Oct. 8, 2013 Speaker Boehner, Let Your People Go
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Hagel - Relieve United Technologies Workers Facing Furlough
Sept. 30, 2013 Relating to Considerations of Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 30, 2013 Larson: House Republicans Risk Shutdown for Political Gain
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 25, 2013 Larson: Hostage Politics Threaten Our Economy, Again
Sept. 19, 2013 Larson Blasts Efforts to Undermine Healthcare for Seniors
May 9, 2013 Full Faith and Credit Act
May 9, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy, Larson Announce Fire Prevent and Safety Grant for Bristol
April 23, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Debt Ceiling
March 12, 2013 Larson Statement on Ryan Budget
Feb. 26, 2013 Larson: Prevent Sequester with Fair, Balanced Plan
Feb. 15, 2013 Larson Aims to Level Playing Field for Small Business
Jan. 22, 2013 Larson: Take the Debt Ceiling Off the Table
Jan. 21, 2013 Congressman Larson Statement on President Barack Obama's Second Inaugural Address
Dec. 28, 2012 Larson: The Time to Act is Now
Dec. 27, 2012 Larson: Americans Need Republican Leadership to Get Back to Work
Dec. 21, 2012 Larson Statement on GOP Failure to Address Fiscal Cliff
Dec. 18, 2012 Dem Caucus Leaders: It's Time to Act on Guns and Fiscal Cliff
Dec. 12, 2012 House Dem Leaders to the GOP: Do the Responsible Thing
Sept. 21, 2012 Transcript of Pelosi, House Democratic Leaders Remarks at Press Conference
July 30, 2012 Ways and Means Democrats Introduce Senate-Passed Tax Cut Bill
July 18, 2012 Larson Applauds JAG Funding for Hartford, West Hartford, Bristol
May 16, 2012 Price: President's Budget Receives "Unanimous, Bipartisan Vote of No Confidence"
April 17, 2012 Hunger and the Ryan Budget
March 29, 2012 Larson Statement on House Budget Resolution
Jan. 27, 2012 Larson Statement on Secretary Panetta's Proposed Defense Cuts
Jan. 19, 2012 Connecticut Delegation Announces Release of LIHEAP Funds
Jan. 18, 2012 Larson and Becerra: GOP Must Work With Democrats to Get America Back to Work
Dec. 16, 2011 Larson Statement on Omnibus Appropriations Bill
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 18, 2011 Larson: GOP Constitutional Amendment a Bridge Too Far
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Congressman Hensarling, Senator Murray, and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 13, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Emergency Funds
Sept. 13, 2011 DeLauro, CT Delegation Hold Briefing with Local Farmers on Disaster Aid Available
Sept. 12, 2011 Blumenthal, Larson Outline Proposal for Joint Select Committee on Job Creation in Congress
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