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Rick Larsen's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Richard 'Rick' Ray Larsen
Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Tiia; 2 Children: Robert, Per
Birth Date: 06/15/1965
Birth Place: Arlington, WA
Home City: Lake Stevens, WA
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Sept. 18, 2013 Larsen Announces $2.75 Million Grant to Train Nurses in Northwest Washington
April 22, 2013 Letter to Honorable Jack Kingston, Chairman, and Honorable Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services - Technical Education Act
Dec. 20, 2012 Larsen, Hastings Win Bipartisan Victory for Washington Schools in Defense Bill
Dec. 20, 2012 Larsen Statement on Vote for National Defense Authorization Act
Feb. 29, 2012 Larsen's Legislation to Improve Impact Aid Moves Forward in House of Representatives
Dec. 20, 2011 Larsen: Impact Aid Funded at $45 Million for 2012
Dec. 16, 2011 Larsen Hails Race to the Top Grant for Early Education Programs in Washington
Dec. 16, 2011 Letter to Secretary Duncan and Secretary Sebelius
March 30, 2011 WWU Students Join Larsen to Fight Against Pell Grant Cuts in Federal Budget
Aug. 10, 2010 Larsen Votes to Save Jobs for Teachers
July 22, 2010 Larsen Introduces Legislation to Ensure a Quality Education for Children in Local Military, Tribal Communities
March 4, 2010 Larsen Votes For HIRE Act To Create Jobs
Feb. 25, 2010 Larsen Questions Secretary Duncan On Student Aid Bill At House Committee Hearing
June 19, 2008 Larsen Applauds House Passage of New GI Bill for the 21st Century
May 25, 2008 GI Bill for Life Deserves National Support
May 7, 2008 Larsen Calls on Congress to Strengthen GI Bill and Give Veterans More Time to Use Education Benefits
Jan. 17, 2008 Larsen "GI Bill for Life" Act Gets Hearing in Congress
Nov. 14, 2007 Larsen Votes to Strengthen Head Start, Help More Kids Succeed in School
Aug. 1, 2007 Larsen Introduces Legislation to Help U.S. Small Businesses Succeed in China
July 25, 2007 Larsen Pushes for Education, Research on "Meth Mouth" to Help Fight Meth Epidemic
April 26, 2006 Kirk, Larsen Introduce U.S. - China Engagement Act
June 30, 2005 Larsen Amendment Helps Educate Kids on Meth Dangers
April 30, 2004 57 Members of Congress Join Representative Watson in Opposing Administration's Weakening of Title IX Education Programs
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Tribes
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: My Priorities Are Your Priorities
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