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Rick Larsen's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
April 10, 2014 Larsen: Budget Should Reflect Shared Value of Opportunity for All
April 29, 2013 CNN - Sequester Cuts Hurting Our Kids, Elderly
March 6, 2013 Larsen Votes Against Bill that Continues Irresponsible Sequester Cuts
Dec. 2, 2012 Bellingham Herald - Painful Choices Must be Made Before U.S. Economy Falls Off the Fiscal Cliff
Sept. 16, 2012 Medicare
July 17, 2012 The Bellingham Herald - Larsen Worked Across Party Lines for District Needs
June 28, 2012 Health Care
April 19, 2012 Larsen Assails $46 Billion Tax Giveaway to Millionaires, Calls for Tax Fairness
Dec. 19, 2011 Larsen: Irresponsible Republicans Should Stop Blocking Bipartisan Deal to Protect Medicare, Assist the Unemployed and Provide Tax Relief to the Middle Class
Nov. 21, 2011 Larsen: Super Committee Failure a Disappointment; Will Continue to Seek Real Deficit Reduction
Nov. 18, 2011 Larsen Statement on Responsible Deficit Reduction
July 19, 2011 Larsen: Cut, Cap and Balance Act is Anything but a Balanced Approach to Balancing the Budget
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
June 7, 2011 House Committee Releases Report Outlining Costs for Local Seniors and Medicare from House Budget
April 5, 2011 Larsen Slams Budget Proposal For Jeopardizing Economic Growth
Dec. 8, 2010 Larsen Supports Much-Needed Financial Relief for Seniors
Feb. 7, 2008 Congress Sends Economic Stimulus Bill to the President
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 6, 2006 Larsen: Bush's Budget Bad for Domestic Initiatives
Feb. 1, 2006 Larsen Opposes Irresponsible Budget Cuts for the Third Time
Jan. 31, 2006 Larsen to President Bush: America Deserves Better
April 26, 2005 Rep. Larsen to Rally Against Privatizing Social Security
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Seniors
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