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Rick Larsen's Public Statements

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
April 16, 2008 Larsen Brings Skagit Concerns to Congress
April 8, 2008 Larsen: What I Don't Want to Hear From Crocker and Petraeus
April 4, 2008 Larsen Makes Earmark Requests Public to Increase Transparency for Constituents
April 1, 2008 Larsen Calls for Additional Economic Stimulus Package; Urges Congress to Take Action to Help People Keep Their Homes
March 14, 2008 Larsen Votes for FISA Bill to Give Intelligence Community Tools it Needs, Protect Civil Liberties
March 13, 2008 State Department: FDA Personnel Approved for China
March 10, 2008 Larsen Statement on Boeing Decision to File Tanker Protest
March 5, 2008 Larsen Votes for Historic Mental Health Parity Legislation
March 3, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense and The Honorable Michael W. Wynne, Secretary of the Air Force
Feb. 29, 2008 Larsen Statement on Air Force Tanker Announcement
Feb. 29, 2008 Statement by Murray, Cantwell, Dicks, Larsen, Inslee, Smith, McDermott and Reichert on Tanker Decision
Feb. 28, 2008 Larsen Brings Local Concerns to Congress, Fights to Fund Law Enforcement and Keep Drugs Out of Our Communities
Feb. 27, 2008 Larsen: Strengthen the Coast Guard to Protect Northwest Washington Jobs, Ports and Families
Feb. 7, 2008 Congress Sends Economic Stimulus Bill to the President
Feb. 6, 2008 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - The Defense Department's Fiscal Year 2009 Budget
Feb. 4, 2008 Larsen: Final Bush Budget More of the Same
Jan. 29, 2008 Larsen Backs Plan to Jump Start Economy, Deliver Rebate Checks to 2.6 Million Families in Washington State
Jan. 17, 2008 Larsen "GI Bill for Life" Act Gets Hearing in Congress
Dec. 20, 2007 Letter to President Bush, Re: Individual Federal Assistance for Flood Victims
Dec. 18, 2007 Larsen Votes for First Vehicle Fuel Efficiency Increase in 32 Years, President Expected to Sign it
Dec. 13, 2007 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Global Maritime Strategy Initiatives
Dec. 13, 2007 U.S.-China Working Group Chairs Larsen, Kirk Say SED Critical to U.S.-China Relationship
Nov. 29, 2007 China to End Unfair Subsidies from WTO Dispute
Nov. 14, 2007 Larsen Votes to Change Mission in Iraq, Begin Strategic Redeployment Immediately
Nov. 14, 2007 Larsen Secures Millions for Northwest Washington Roads and Transit
Nov. 14, 2007 Larsen Votes to Strengthen Head Start, Help More Kids Succeed in School
Nov. 9, 2007 Larsen Supports Tax Relief for Middle Class Families
Nov. 7, 2007 Larsen: Peru Free Trade Agreement Good for Washington State Farms, Businesses
Nov. 6, 2007 House Passes Energy Bill, Historic Increase in Fuel Efficiency for Cars and Trucks
Nov. 5, 2007 Letter to Loretta Sanchez, Chairwoman, Subcommittee on Border, Maritime and Global Counterterrorism, Committee on Homeland Security
Oct. 31, 2007 Larsen Votes to Help Displaced Workers Get Back on Their Feet and Get Ahead
Oct. 25, 2007 Larsen Votes for Revised Bill to Deliver Health Care to 10 Million Kids
Oct. 24, 2007 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Air Force Strategic Initiatives
Oct. 23, 2007 Congress Passes Veterans Suicide Prevention Act
Oct. 18, 2007 Right Choice for Kids, Overturn President's Veto
Oct. 15, 2007 Larsen Bill to Protect Kids from DXM Abuse Passes the House
Oct. 15, 2007 Dextromethorphan Distribution Act of 2007
Oct. 11, 2007 Larsen Votes to Help More Northwest Washington Families Afford a Home
Oct. 4, 2007 Larsen Votes to Hold Private Contractors in War Zones Accountable for Criminal Behavior
Oct. 3, 2007 Larsen: President Makes Wrong Choice by Vetoing Health Care for Millions of Kids
Sept. 25, 2007 Larsen Votes to Deliver Health Care to Over 50,000 More Kids in Washington State
Sept. 24, 2007 Larsen Works to Protect Children Endangered by Meth
Sept. 19, 2007 Larsen Statement on European Court Decision Against Microsoft
Sept. 10, 2007 Larsen Statement on Petraeus/Crocker Hearing on Iraq
Sept. 7, 2007 House, Senate Pass Largest Increase in College Aid in 63 Years at No Cost to Taxpayers
Sept. 6, 2007 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee, Subject: Independent Assessment of Iraqi Security Forces
Sept. 5, 2007 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee Subject: GAO's Iraqi Government Assessment
Sept. 4, 2007 Larsen Statement on GAO Assessment of the Iraqi Government's Record of Performance
Sept. 4, 2007 House Passes Larsen Provision to Help WA State Small Businesses Export to Asia
Aug. 2, 2007 Larsen: Readiness Bill Strengthens Military, Supports Military Families
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