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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: 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 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - 26 Northwest Lawmakers Highlight the Importance of the Columbia River Treaty
April 15, 2014 Snohomish County Congressional Delegation Announces that Green Mountain Lookout Now Protected Under Law
April 10, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, United States Department of Agriculture Secretary - Secretarial Disaster Designation for Snohomish County
April 10, 2014 Larsen: Budget Should Reflect Shared Value of Opportunity for All
April 10, 2014 Larsen Applauds PSRC Support for SR 530 Slide Recovery
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 7, 2014 Green Mountain Lookout Heritage Protection Act
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 4, 2014 Larsen Praises Senate Passage of Green Mountain Lookout Heritage Protection Act
April 4, 2014 Letter to Ander Crenshaw, Chairman and Jose Serrano, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Financial Services of the Committee on Appropriations - Sufficient Funding for the Small Business Export Trade Promotion Program
April 4, 2014 Snohomish Co. Delegation Statement on IRS Tax Extension for Families Affected by Landslide
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner Interal Revenue Service - Urges IRS to Provide Tax Extension for Families Affected by Landslide
April 2, 2014 Snohomish Co. Delegation Statement on Major Disaster Declaration Issued by President Obama
April 2, 2014 University for Supporting Oso and Darrington Communities
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
April 1, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama - Trans Pacific Partnership and Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
April 1, 2014 Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
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 28, 2014 Snohomish Co. Delegation Statement on Expansion of Federal Aid for Oso Mudslide Response
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Landslide Aid Request
March 27, 2014 Larsen Advocates for Immigration Reforms
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
March 24, 2014 Northwest Washington Delegation Applauds Emergency Federal Assistance for Snohomish County Mudslide
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Potato Inclusion
March 6, 2014 T&I Leaders' Joint Statement on EU Aviation Emissions Cap & Trade Reversal
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 4, 2014 Larsen Announces Funding for Skagit Valley Flood Study and Qwuloolt Estuary Restoration
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Decision to Protect Bristol Bay from Pebble Mine
Feb. 28, 2014 Larsen Welcomes EPA Move to Halt Bristol Bay Pebble Mine Proposal
Feb. 21, 2014 Larsen: New Crude-By-Rail Safety Initiative a Good Step, But Still Need Stronger Federal Action
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Feb. 18, 2014 Larsen: 777X Investment in Everett Will Drive Long-Term Economic Growth
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Feb. 11, 2014 Larsen: Finally the House Agrees: The United States Pays Its Bills
Feb. 11, 2014 LoBiondo, Larsen Applaud House Passage of Their Sleep Apnea Legislation to Ensure Safety of the Skies
Feb. 11, 2014 Larsen's Efforts to Rejuvenate Icebreaker Fleet Move Forward
Feb. 11, 2014 Medical Certification Requirements for Airmen and Air Traffic Controllers Relating to Sleep Disorders
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Rafael Moure-Eraso, Chairman of the U.S. Chemical Safety Board - Public Meeting in Anacortes on Tesoro Tragedy Report
Feb. 6, 2014 Larsen Welcomes Tesoro Move to Replace Older Crude Railcars, Urges Federal Action
Feb. 5, 2014 Obama Administration Announces Support for DelBene/Larsen Legislation to Protect Green Mountain Lookout
Feb. 4, 2014 Views on the Farm Bill Section 12313
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Dave Camp, Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means, and Sander Levin, Ranking Member of the Committee on Ways and Means - State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Extension
Jan. 30, 2014 Larsen Reacts to Federal Investigative Report on 2010 Refinery Explosion in Anacortes
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Gina Mccarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Protect Bristol Bay from Harmful Pebble Mine
Jan. 29, 2014 Larsen Votes for Farm Bill That Aids Northwest Farmers, Continues Vital Food Assistance
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