Representative Richard 'Rick' Ray Larsen's Public Statements


Full Name: Richard 'Rick' Ray Larsen
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Issue Position: Energy & Gas Prices Issue Position: Veterans Issue Position: Economy & Jobs Issue Position: Fighting Meth and Keeping our Communities Safe Issue Position: Healthcare Issue Position: Strengthening Our National Defense Issue Position: Iraq Issue Position: Homeland Security Issue Position: Transportation 8/14/14 Larsen: Washington D.C. Education Standards Are Out of Touch with Washington State Schools 8/11/14 Rep. Larsen, Mayor Conard, Commissioner Price Johnson Call on Navy to Allow More Public Input on EA-18G Environmental Impact Study 8/11/14 Larsen: Air Strikes Necessary to Protect Religious Minorities, U.S. Interests 8/08/14 Letter to Mary Jo White, Chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission - Implement Crowdfunding Rules 8/06/14 ICYMI: "The United States Needs to Turn its Attention to the Arctic Ocean" 8/05/14 Congressional Arctic Working Group Will Help Better Coordinate and Advance U.S. Arctic Policy 8/01/14 Larsen Votes to Support Funding for Israel's Iron Dome 8/01/14 Larsen: Republican Message to Young Immigrants: Talk to the Hand 7/31/14 Letter to Anthony Foxx, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation - Better Investments in Rail Crossings 7/30/14 VA Bill Makes Progress Toward Helping Vets Access Education, Timely Health Care, Larsen Says 7/28/14 Larsen: Suing the President Fails the American People 7/23/14 Less Talk, More Action Needed on U.S. Arctic Policy 7/23/14 Larsen: DOT Crude by Rail Rules Must Translate into Safety 7/22/14 Letter to Walter Cruickshank, Acting Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management - Oil and Gas Leasing Program Concerns 7/18/14 DelBene, Larsen Praise EPA's Action to Protect Bristol Bay Fishery 7/16/14 Larsen: New Arctic Representative is Good News For U.S. Arctic Policy 7/15/14 Larsen Supports Highway Trust Fund Patch, Pushes for Long-Term Solution 7/15/14 Larsen on NTSB Report about Skagit River Bridge Collapse: Safety is Everyone's Responsibility 7/15/14 Larsen Supports Constitutional Amendment to Overturn Citizens United 7/10/14 Larsen: Mukilteo Ferry Terminal Improvements Will Keep NW Economy Moving 7/10/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Larsen Calls on President Obama to Make Chemical Facilities Safer 7/10/14 Larsen Supports Bill to Undo Hobby Lobby Decision 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/09/14 Larsen Votes for Stronger Job Training and Opportunity 7/03/14 VA Policy Fix Moves Forward After Constituent Letter to Larsen 6/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume 6/26/14 Larsen and Young: Kids Deserve Healthy Meals All Year 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/26/14 Letter to Paul Zukunft, Coast Guard Commandant - Reactivate Polar Sea 6/24/14 Larsen: Time for Congress to Reauthorize EX-IM Bank 6/24/14 Larsen Cosponsors EX-IM Bank Reauthorization 6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 6/20/14 Larsen: Defense Funding Bill Supports NW Priorities 6/19/14 Larsen Sponsors Bill to Make College More Affordable 6/19/14 Larsen Time for New Leadership at CSB 6/18/14 Hearing of the Aviation Subcommittee of the House Transportation & Infrastructure - Airport Financing and Development 6/17/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers 6/04/14 Larsen: Navy P-8A Decision Great for NASWI, National Security 6/02/14 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions 5/30/14 Larsen Statement on Shinseki Resignation 5/29/14 Letter to Jeb Hearsling, Chairman of the Committee on Financial Services and Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of the Committee on Finacial Services--Larsen Calls for Hearing on Bereaved Borrowers' Bill of Rights