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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
Oct. 16, 2013 Larson on Vote to End Shutdown, Raise Debt Ceiling
Oct. 12, 2013 Larson Signs Petition to Open Government Now
Oct. 9, 2013 Larson to SCOTUS: Continue Campaign Contribution Limits
Oct. 8, 2013 Speaker Boehner, Let Your People Go
Oct. 5, 2013 Larson Welcomes C-130 Aircraft to Bradley Air National Guard Base
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Hagel - Relieve United Technologies Workers Facing Furlough
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Oct. 1, 2013 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Larson Welcomes Greater Access to Health Coverage in Connecticut
Sept. 30, 2013 Relating to Considerations of Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 30, 2013 Larson: House Republicans Risk Shutdown for Political Gain
Sept. 27, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy, Larson, Courtney, Himes And Esty Announce Cops Grants For Bridgeport, Farmington, Hartford And Norwich
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. 23, 2013 Larson on FEC Senate Confirmations
Sept. 19, 2013 Larson Blasts Efforts to Undermine Healthcare for Seniors
Sept. 19, 2013 Larson Condemns Cuts to SNAP
Sept. 18, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - McGovern Joins New England Delegation on Letter to EPA Opposing Changes to Clean Air Funding
Sept. 10, 2013 Larson Statement on President Barack Obama's Address on Syria
Sept. 9, 2013 Larson Continues Push for International Response in Syria
Sept. 6, 2013 Letter to Colleagues - International Response to Syria
Sept. 6, 2013 Larson Announces $150,000 for Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
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. 31, 2013 Larson Statement on President's Remarks on Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 Larson Statement on Syria
Aug. 22, 2013 Larson Statement on President Barack Obama's Plan to Make College Affordable
Aug. 6, 2013 Larson Joins UConn to Launch Book on Healthy Homes for Children
Aug. 5, 2013 CT Delegation Statement on Release of Access Health CT Insurance Rates
Aug. 5, 2013 Larson, Blumenthal, Murphy Announce $100,000 for Alternative Fuel Plant Study
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 2, 2013 Larson on Nomination of Linda Schwartz for Assistant Secretary of VA
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding
July 31, 2013 Larson on Student Loan Compromise
July 30, 2013 Journal Inquirer - Congress Must Act on Infrastructure
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 25, 2013 Conyers, Larson, and Brady Sign Amicus Brief Urging SCOTUS to Uphold Contribution Limits
July 19, 2013 Whip Hoyer Introduces Election Assistance Commission Resolution
July 18, 2013 Larson: We Must Protect the Work of American Innovators and Entrepreneurs
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 18, 2013 Larson on Senate Confirmation of Gina McCarthy to Head EPA
July 17, 2013 Authority for Mandate Delay Act
July 12, 2013 DeLauro, Larson, Himes Applaud Over $3.2 Million in Federal Grants to Help End Veterans' Homelessness
July 11, 2013 Larson: Forty Years of Urban-Rural Partnership Shattered by Partisan Interests
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
July 3, 2013 Larson on Affordable Care Act Employer Reporting Decision
July 1, 2013 Larson: Partisanship and Politics Fail Students
June 27, 2013 Letter to Rep. Dave Camp - Ways and Means Democrats Call for Hearing with Treasury Inspector General
June 27, 2013 Larson on Passage of Immigration Reform Bill in Senate
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