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Rick Larsen's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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
April 1, 2014 Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014
March 6, 2014 T&I Leaders' Joint Statement on EU Aviation Emissions Cap & Trade Reversal
Feb. 21, 2014 Larsen: New Crude-By-Rail Safety Initiative a Good Step, But Still Need Stronger Federal Action
Feb. 18, 2014 Larsen: 777X Investment in Everett Will Drive Long-Term Economic Growth
Feb. 11, 2014 LoBiondo, Larsen Applaud House Passage of Their Sleep Apnea Legislation to Ensure Safety of the Skies
Feb. 11, 2014 Medical Certification Requirements for Airmen and Air Traffic Controllers Relating to Sleep Disorders
Feb. 11, 2014 Larsen's Efforts to Rejuvenate Icebreaker Fleet Move Forward
Feb. 6, 2014 Larsen Welcomes Tesoro Move to Replace Older Crude Railcars, Urges Federal Action
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Anthony Foxx Secretary U.S. Department of Transportation - Federal Government Must Act Quickly to Protect Communities Following Crude Oil Train Incidents
Jan. 4, 2014 Larsen Statement on Machinists' Vote to Approve Boeing Contract Offer
Dec. 18, 2013 Larsen Praises Federal Decision to Limit Coal Dust From Trains
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Jim McNerney, Jr. Chairman, President and CEO The Boeing Company, and Ray Conner President and CEO Boeing Commercial Airplanes - Washington is the Best Place for the 777X
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary Anthony Foxx, U.S. Department of Transportation
Nov. 5, 2013 Larsen: New Pilot Rules Close Training Gaps to Make Flying Safer
Oct. 31, 2013 Larsen Statement on FAA Move to Expand Use of Portable Electronics on Planes
Oct. 30, 2013 Hearing of the House Aviation Subcommittee - Review of FAA's Certification Process
Aug. 1, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 367, Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2013; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2009, Keep the IRS Off Your Health Care Act of 2013; Providing for Proceedings During the Period from August 3, 2013, through September 6, 2013; and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2879, Stop Government Abuse Act
July 17, 2013 Larsen: Transportation Funding Bill Fails to Invest in Our Bridges and other Transportation Infrastructure
July 10, 2013 Larsen Praises Finalization of Pilot Safety Rules
June 19, 2013 Larsen Cosponsors Legislation to Repair Nation's Aging Bridges
June 18, 2013 Larsen Statement on Reopening of I-5 Bridge
June 11, 2013 I-5 Bridge Collapse
May 29, 2013 Larsen Updates on I-5 Bridge Collapse
May 24, 2013 NBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript - Seattle Bridge Collapsing
April 29, 2013 Larsen Statement on Nomination of Anthony Foxx to be Secretary of Transportation
April 26, 2013 Huffington Post - FAA Furlough Bill Passes House To Ease Air Travel Delays
April 26, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
April 22, 2013 Larsen Statement on Sequester-Related Flight Delays
April 19, 2013 Larsen Hails Return-to-Flight Certification of 787
April 8, 2013 Majority of Lawmakers Warn President Proposing Increase to Aviation User Fees Won't Fly
March 6, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administrator Michael P. Huerta - Air Traffic Control Tower at Paine Field
Feb. 15, 2013 Transportation and Infrastructure Leaders Statement on Boeing Dreamliner Incidents
Feb. 14, 2013 Larsen Statement on Proposed Merger of American Airlines and US Airways
Feb. 4, 2013 Larsen Secures Funding to Enhance Port Security in Northwest Washington
Jan. 22, 2013 Larsen Tapped to Be Top House Democrat on Aviation Issues
Aug. 30, 2012 Letter to Secretaries Napolitano, LaHood and Chu
Aug. 1, 2012 Residential and Commuter Toll Fairness Act of 2011
July 26, 2012 Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act
July 16, 2012 Go Skagit - 2nd Congressional District: Rick Larsen
July 10, 2012 Hearing of the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - "A Review of Federal Maritime Domain Awareness Programs"
June 29, 2012 Investing in America
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"
June 27, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
June 26, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5973, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013; and Providing for Consideration of HR. 5972, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
June 4, 2012 Larsen Announces Grant to Improve Safety at Arlington Municipal Airport
June 4, 2012 Larsen Announces $4.15 Million Grant for Skagit County Regional Airport Runway Modernization
April 26, 2012 Letter to Chairman Mica and Chairman LoBiondo, of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
April 18, 2012 Larsen Calls for Two-Year Bill for Critical Transportation Infrastructure Investment
April 6, 2012 Blumenauer Leads Bi-Partisan Call for Senate Transportation Bill
March 26, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Majority Leader Cantor, Minority Leader Pelosi, and Minority Whip Hoyer
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