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Rick Larsen's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Aug. 1, 2014 Larsen: Republican Message to Young Immigrants: Talk to the Hand
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 12, 2014 Larsen Supports Bill to Improve Detention Center Conditions
May 9, 2014 Larsen Statement on R&D Tax Credit Proposal
March 27, 2014 Larsen Advocates for Immigration Reforms
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to George Northcroft, Regional Administrator U.S. General Services Administration, Region 10, and Michael Yeager, Assistant Commissioner Office of Congressional Affairs - Larsen Seeks Answers on Customs Facility in Friday Harbor
Oct. 2, 2013 Larsen Joins Coalition of Democrats to Introduce Comprehensive Immigration Reform Package in House
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to President Obama - End Immigrant Detention Bed Mandate
June 6, 2013 Larsen Rejects Bill that Would Restart Deportations for Young Immigrants
April 25, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - Abandon Cross-Border Fee Proposal
April 11, 2013 Larsen: Time for Congress to Take Comprehensive Immigration Reform over the Finish Line
Feb. 28, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Feb. 12, 2013 Larsen: Congress Must Answer President Obama's Call for Action on Jobs Immediately
Feb. 12, 2013 Larsen Calls on House Leaders to Pass Violence Against Women Act Following Senate Passage
Jan. 3, 2013 Larsen Sworn in to 113th Congress, Maintains Commitment to Jobs and Economic Growth in Northwest Washington
Nov. 30, 2012 Larsen: Immigration is Not a Zero-Sum Game
Sept. 11, 2012 Reauthorizing Certain Visa Programs
June 7, 2012 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2013
May 4, 2012 Letter to His Excellency Zhang Yesui, Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to the United States
Nov. 8, 2011 Rep. Larsen Unveils Legislation to Bring Jobs to Northwest Washington
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
Dec. 9, 2010 House Passes DREAM Act Though Senate May Not Follow
Dec. 9, 2010 Larsen Supports DREAM Act to Help Young People Serve our Country
July 1, 2010 Larsen Votes to Strengthen Border Security
March 2, 2007 Cantwell, Larsen Helping Northern Border Communities Meet Security Needs
Oct. 4, 2006 Border ID Rules Postponed
Oct. 3, 2006 Congress mulls different border bills
Sept. 28, 2006 Press Releases - Final Homeland Security Spending Bill Good for Northern Border, Delays New Passport Requirements
Sept. 27, 2006 Letter to The Honorable J. Dennis Hastert
Sept. 15, 2006 Larsen Tough on Border Security Opposes Irresponsible Fence Bill
July 27, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Jerry Lewis And The Honorable David Obey
July 7, 2006 Larsen: Northern Border Communities Deserve Reimbursement
June 6, 2006 Homeland Security Spending Bill Good for Northern Border
Dec. 16, 2005 Larsen Votes to Limit Illegal Immigration, Protect Borders
Oct. 6, 2005 Good News for Northern Border in Homeland Security Bill
Sept. 30, 2005 Larsen Statement on Minutemen at Northern Border
May 18, 2005 Homeland Security Bills Contains Good News for Northern Border
Aug. 20, 2004 CTV News - Transcript
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Expanding Participation in our Democracy
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Homeland Security
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: My Priorities Are Your Priorities
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Border Security
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