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Rick Larsen's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
Aug. 8, 2014 Letter to Mary Jo White, Chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission - Implement Crowdfunding Rules
July 9, 2014 Larsen Votes for Stronger Job Training and Opportunity
May 9, 2014 Larsen Statement on R&D Tax Credit Proposal
April 30, 2014 Larsen Statement on Administration's Surface Transportation Proposal
Feb. 18, 2014 Larsen: 777X Investment in Everett Will Drive Long-Term Economic Growth
Jan. 28, 2014 Larsen: Congress Must Answer President's Call to Grow Economic Opportunity for All
Jan. 22, 2014 KVI: Larsen on KVI: It's Time to Raise the Minimum Wage
Jan. 18, 2014 Bellingham Herald: Minimum Wage Should Pay Enough to Keep Families Out of Poverty
Jan. 15, 2014 Larsen Votes for Job-Creating Investments in Annual Government Funding Bill
Jan. 7, 2014 We Need to Raise the Minimum Wage to Increase Economic Opportunity
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Jim McNerney, Jr. Chairman, President and CEO The Boeing Company, and Ray Conner President and CEO Boeing Commercial Airplanes - Washington is the Best Place for the 777X
Nov. 14, 2013 Larsen Statement on Machinists' Vote to Reject Contract Extension Offer
Oct. 5, 2013 Larsen Statement on Ongoing Shutdown, Vote to Pay Furloughed Federal Employees
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 4, 2013 Larsen Opposes Move to Cut Worker Pay
May 31, 2012 Larsen Fights for Working Families in Military Construction Bill
May 16, 2012 Larsen Announces New Veterans Employment Program Created by Vow to Hire Veterans Act
April 12, 2012 Emergency Workforce Assistance Approved for 570 Kimberly-Clark Workers
March 9, 2012 Larsen Statement on February Jobs Reports
Jan. 24, 2012 Larsen Statement on the State of the Union Address
Dec. 20, 2011 Larsen: Kimberly-Clark Workers to Receive Federal Assistance
Dec. 8, 2011 Larsen Statement on Everett Kimberly-Clark Plant
July 1, 2010 Larsen Votes to Save Jobs for Teachers, Help Families Pay for College
May 28, 2010 Larsen Votes to Help Small Businesses Create Jobs, Close Tax Loopholes
April 28, 2010 Larsen Votes Against Congressional Pay Raise To Save Taxpayer Dollars
March 4, 2010 Larsen Votes For HIRE Act To Create Jobs
Dec. 16, 2009 Larsen Votes To Create Jobs And Help Americans Hit Hard By The Recession
Nov. 5, 2009 Larsen Supports Extension Of Homebuyer Tax Credit And Jobless Benefits
Nov. 21, 2008 Larsen: Extension of Unemployment Benefits an Important Step Forward, More Action Needed to Create Jobs, Help Economy Recover
Oct. 10, 2008 Larsen Statement on Meridian Yachts Closing
March 13, 2006 115 House Members Sign Norwood Letter Seeking Airline Pension Help
Jan. 1, 1 Economy / Jobs
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: My Priorities Are Your Priorities
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Helping to Create Jobs in the Pacific Northwest
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Building Opportunities for the Middle Class
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: I Want to See the Label "Made in America"
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