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Rick Larsen's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
May 1, 2014 Letter to Will Stelle, Regional Administrator of National Marine Fisheries Service and Phil Anderson, Director of Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
March 31, 2014 Letter tod Frank Wolf, Chairman and Chaka Fattah, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies, of the Committee on Appropriations - $65 Million for the Pacific Coastal Salmon Recover Fund
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
Feb. 28, 2014 Larsen Welcomes EPA Move to Halt Bristol Bay Pebble Mine Proposal
Oct. 17, 2013 Letter to Secretary Penny Pritzker, US Department of Commerce - Open the King Crab Season
Sept. 5, 2013 Larsen Announces Federal Funding to Remove Marine Debris from Puget Sound
Aug. 6, 2013 Larsen Helps Secure Federal Funding to Protect Puget Sound Killer Whales
July 12, 2013 Bellingham Herald - Alaskan Pebble Mine Proposal Endangers Fisheries, Washington Economy
June 12, 2013 Letter to Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Undersecretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atomospheres - Killer Whales
June 6, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Bristol Bay
April 18, 2013 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah, Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies - Secure Funds for Pacific Salmon Recovery
March 21, 2013 Testimony Before the House Appropriations Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice and Science
Feb. 26, 2013 Murray, Cantwell, DelBene, Larsen Introduce Bill to Keep Illabot Creek Wild and Scenic
Aug. 1, 2012 Millie Lacs Lake Freedom to Fish Act of 2012
May 21, 2012 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture
April 8, 2011 Larsen Statement on NOAA Announcement
Dec. 14, 2010 Longline Catcher Processor Subsector Single Fishery Cooperative Act
Oct. 13, 2009 Rep. Larsen Calls On National Marine Fisheries Service To Engage With Public About Whale Watching Rules
May 8, 2009 Letter to Director Orszag, Secretary Locke and Administrator Lubchenco
April 24, 2008 Larsen Praises Bill to Strengthen Coast Guard
April 17, 2007 Wild Sky Wilderness Act Of 2007
Jan. 30, 2007 Larsen Calls for Answers on Deepwater Problems
Sept. 29, 2005 Larsen: This Bill is Like Cutting Down the Tree With the Bald Eagle's Nest in it When You Could Have Just Trimmed the Branches
March 15, 2005 Drought Relief
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Environment
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