Press Releases

Jan 19, 2017

Larsen Lauds VA Move to Enact Expansion of Veterans Reproductive Healthcare Included in Congressional Spending Bill

VA extends in vitro fertilization services for veterans wounded in the line duty

Jan 18, 2017

Larsen Wraps Affordable Care Act Tour of Washington’s 2nd Congressional District

EVERETT, WA—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today concluded a seven-stop Affordable Care Act Tour of Washington’s 2nd Congressional District – a series of events to hear from constituents, hospital administrators, healthcare providers...

Jan 13, 2017

In U.S. House Floor Speech, Larsen Highlights Washingtonians’ Stories, Implores Congress to Save the Affordable Care Act

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives to urge his colleagues to oppose a budget resolution that would begin the process of repealing the Affordable Care Act.

Jan 13, 2017

Following Push From Larsen, Murray & Cantwell, Navy Agrees To Extend Environmental Impact Study Public Comment Period

WASHINGTON, D.C.—After urging from Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) and U.S. Senators Patty Murray (D-WA) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA), the Navy today announced it will extend by 30 days the ongoing public comment period for the Draft Environmental...

Jan 12, 2017

Larsen Launches Seven-Stop Affordable Care Act Tour Across Washington’s 2nd Congressional District

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today announced he is launching a seven-stop Affordable Care Act Tour of Washington’s 2nd Congressional District – holding a series of events to hear from constituents, hospital administrators...

Jan 6, 2017

Larsen, Murray & Cantwell Push Navy To Extend Environmental Impact Study Public Comment Period

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) along with U.S. Senators Patty Murray (D-WA) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA), are urging the Navy to extend by 30 days the ongoing public comment period for...

Jan 6, 2017

Larsen Urges Washingtonians to Share Affordable Care Act Stories

WASHINGTON, DC—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) is urging Washingtonians to share their stories about how the Affordable Care Act has helped them or someone they know. Individuals can share their stories at www.larsen.house.gov/shareyourstory.

Jan 4, 2017

Navy Presents Larsen with Highest Civilian Honor

WAHINGTON D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today was presented with the Distinguished Public Service Award, the Navy’s highest civilian honor.

Dec 21, 2016

Burlington-Edison High School Senior, Winner of 2016 Congressional App Challenge: ‘Coding can be challenging, but do it anyway. It can open doors.’

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today announced Burlington-Edison high school senior Alexandria Kissas won the 2016 Congressional App Challenge for Washington’s 2nd Congressional District.

Dec 20, 2016

Larsen Calls on President-Elect Trump to Reject Norwegian Air International, Protect American Jobs

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (D-WA) today led a bipartisan group of more than 100 Members of Congress in calling on President-elect Donald J. Trump to reverse a decision by the U.S. Department of Transportation to allow Norwegian Air International (NAI) to operate routes between the U.S. and Europe.

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