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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
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: Education
Aug. 22, 2013 Larson Statement on President Barack Obama's Plan to Make College Affordable
July 31, 2013 Larson on Student Loan Compromise
July 1, 2013 Larson: Partisanship and Politics Fail Students
March 13, 2013 Larson: Uncertainty Causes Suspension of Military Tuition Assistance
Aug. 3, 2012 Larson Praises Manchester Educator on White House Recognition
June 25, 2012 Connecticut Congressional Delegation Calls for Swift Action to Prevent Student Loan Interest Rates from Doubling
June 1, 2012 Larson Talks Economy & Jobs on Washington Journal
May 8, 2012 Larson Condemns Senate GOP Obstruction of Student Loan Bill
April 27, 2012 Larson Rejects GOP False Choice on Education & Healthcare
April 6, 2012 Blumenthal and Larson: Time to Fix Regulation of College Sports
Oct. 4, 2011 Nearly $10 Million Awarded For Job Training in Connecticut
Sept. 16, 2009 Student Aid And Fiscal Responsibility Act Of 2009
July 14, 2009 Congressman Larson Commends Obama's Action on Community Colleges
April 23, 2009 Congressman Larson Introduces Bill To Train Workers For the Jobs Of The Future
July 11, 2007 Rep. Larson Praises Passage Of College Cost Reduction Act Of 2007
Jan. 17, 2007 College Student Relief Act of 2007
Jan. 17, 2007 Larson Votes to Cut Interest Rates on Student Loans
Sept. 25, 2006 Letter to J. Dennis Hastert
Sept. 1, 2006 Letter to Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert
March 30, 2006 College Access and Opportunity Act of 2005
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Education
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Education
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Education
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