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Rick Larsen's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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
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
Issue Position: Energy & Gas Prices
July 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Larsen Calls on President Obama to Make Chemical Facilities Safer
June 4, 2014 Larsen: Navy P-8A Decision Great for NASWI, National Security
May 20, 2014 Larsen Supports Bill Strengthening NW Ports
May 19, 2014 GAO: U.S. Can Do Better on Arctic Policy
May 15, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers and Ken Calvert, Chairmen of the Committee on Appropriations, and Nita M. Lowe amd Jim Moran, Ranking Members of the Committee on Appropriations
April 25, 2014 Larsen: Thank You to PSRC for Assisting with Economic Recovery After 530 Slide
April 22, 2014 Larsen Statement on President Obama's Visit to the 530 Mudslide
April 22, 2014 Northwest Congressional Delegation, Snohomish County Executive Announce First FEMA Public Assistance Payment of $7.5 Million for SR530 Flooding and Landslide Response and Recovery Efforts
April 15, 2014 Snohomish County Congressional Delegation Announces that Green Mountain Lookout Now Protected Under Law
April 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - 26 Northwest Lawmakers Highlight the Importance of the Columbia River Treaty
April 10, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, United States Department of Agriculture Secretary - Secretarial Disaster Designation for Snohomish County
April 7, 2014 Green Mountain Lookout Heritage Protection Act
April 4, 2014 Snohomish Co. Delegation Statement on IRS Tax Extension for Families Affected by Landslide
April 4, 2014 Larsen Praises Senate Passage of Green Mountain Lookout Heritage Protection Act
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner Interal Revenue Service - Urges IRS to Provide Tax Extension for Families Affected by Landslide
April 2, 2014 University for Supporting Oso and Darrington Communities
April 2, 2014 Snohomish Co. Delegation Statement on Major Disaster Declaration Issued by President Obama
March 28, 2014 Snohomish Co. Delegation Statement on Expansion of Federal Aid for Oso Mudslide Response
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Landslide Aid Request
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
March 24, 2014 Northwest Washington Delegation Applauds Emergency Federal Assistance for Snohomish County Mudslide
March 6, 2014 T&I Leaders' Joint Statement on EU Aviation Emissions Cap & Trade Reversal
March 4, 2014 Larsen Announces Funding for Skagit Valley Flood Study and Qwuloolt Estuary Restoration
Feb. 28, 2014 Larsen Welcomes EPA Move to Halt Bristol Bay Pebble Mine Proposal
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Decision to Protect Bristol Bay from Pebble Mine
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 5, 2014 Obama Administration Announces Support for DelBene/Larsen Legislation to Protect Green Mountain Lookout
Feb. 4, 2014 Views on the Farm Bill Section 12313
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Gina Mccarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Protect Bristol Bay from Harmful Pebble Mine
Jan. 14, 2014 Extension of EA-18G Public Comment Period is Good News for Northwest Washington Residents
Oct. 23, 2013 Larsen Helps Secure Passage of Infrastructure Bill That Aids Northwest Washington Ports, Flood Control, and Ecosystem Repair
Sept. 5, 2013 Larsen Announces Federal Funding to Remove Marine Debris from Puget Sound
July 31, 2013 Larsen Praises Committee Passage of Bill to Protect Green Mountain Lookout
April 5, 2013 Letter to Assistant Secretary of the Army Jo-Ellen Darcy - Skagit General Investigation Study
April 2, 2013 Letter to U.S. Chemical Safety Board Chairman Rafael Moure-Eraso - Tesoro Explosion
March 7, 2013 Cantwell, Murray, Larsen, DelBene Introduce Legislation to Preserve Federal Land on San Juan Islands
Feb. 28, 2013 Murray, Cantwell, DelBene, Larsen Introduce Bill to Protect Green Mountain Lookout
Feb. 26, 2013 Murray, Cantwell, DelBene, Larsen Introduce Bill to Keep Illabot Creek Wild and Scenic
Feb. 6, 2013 Larsen Statement on Nomination of Sally Jewell to Lead Interior Department
Jan. 29, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Protecting Lands on San Juan Islands
Jan. 14, 2013 Larsen Pushes for Marine Debris Cleanup Funds to Help Pacific States Address 2011 Japanese Tsunami
Aug. 1, 2012 Marine Debris Act Amendments of 2012
June 5, 2012 Designation of Wild and Scenic River Segments
May 21, 2012 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture
May 18, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack Secretary US Department of Agriculture
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Leader Cantor, and Whip Hoyer
Nov. 10, 2011 Cantwell, Larsen Hail Interior Secretary's "Crown Jewel' Designation for San Juan Islands
Nov. 2, 2011 Larsen Seeks Ways to Ensure Oil Spill Cleanup Trust Fund Can Handle Future Spills
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
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