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Rick Larsen's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Jan. 17, 2014 Larsen Statement on President Obama's Proposed Surveillance Reforms
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Wheeler, Commissioner Clyburn, Commissioner O'Rielly, Commissioner Rosenworcel, and Commissioner Pai, Federal Communications Commission - Urging Action to Improve Internet Access in Schools
Dec. 5, 2013 Larsen Votes to Protect Small Businesses' Job-Creating Innovation
Nov. 11, 2013 Larsen Praises Legislature's Quick Action to Secure 777X, Invest in Workforce
Nov. 5, 2013 Larsen Statement on Progress to Bring 777X Production to Washington State
Oct. 31, 2013 Larsen Statement on FAA Move to Expand Use of Portable Electronics on Planes
Oct. 30, 2013 Larsen Signs on to Bipartisan Surveillance Reform Bill That Includes His Transparency Reform Proposal
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 24, 2013 Larsen: Congress Must End NSA's Sweeping Collection of Americans' Data
July 18, 2013 Larsen Bill Would Increase Transparency of Government's Electronic Data Surveillance
June 18, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - India Intellectual Property
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 7, 2013 Larsen Statement on Collection of Phone and Web Data by the Obama Administration
April 18, 2013 Larsen: We Must Combat Cyber Security Threats and Protect Privacy
June 28, 2012 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - "A Review of the Delays and Problems Associated with TSA's Transportation Worker Identification Credential"
April 26, 2012 Larsen Statement on Vote for Cyber Security Legislation
Jan. 18, 2012 Larsen: Anti-Online Piracy Legislation Must Not Impede Free Speech
April 6, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Charles F. Bolden, Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
March 17, 2011 Larsen Votes to Protect Public Broadcasting
Aug. 18, 2010 Larsen Applauds Expanding Broadband Services in Washington State
June 20, 2008 Larsen Votes "No" on Retroactive Immunity
March 14, 2008 Larsen Votes for FISA Bill to Give Intelligence Community Tools it Needs, Protect Civil Liberties
Oct. 24, 2007 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Air Force Strategic Initiatives
June 23, 2005 Larsen Stands Up For Public Broadcasting
Oct. 11, 2004 Congratulations to the X Prize Winners
March 24, 2004 Rep. Rick Larsen Statement on EU Microsoft Decision
Feb. 11, 2004 Dod and Disa: Are We on the Right Path to Achieving Net-Centricity and Ensuring Interoperability?
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: My Priorities Are Your Priorities
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