More on Environment

Jun 6, 2018

Larsen Supports Water Resources Development Act

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the below statement ahead of voting for the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2018.

Mar 30, 2018

Larsen Calls on EPA to Maintain Clean Vehicle Emissions Standards

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the following statement ahead of announcements by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to roll back important clean vehicle emissions standards.

Aug 30, 2017

Larsen, Washington Democrats, Urge Immediate Action to Protect Native Salmon from Fish Farm Fiasco

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Reps. Rick Larsen (WA-02), Adam Smith (WA-09), Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Derek Kilmer (WA-06), Denny Heck (WA-10), Suzan DelBene (WA-01) along with U.S. Senators Patty Murray (D-WA) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA)

Jun 1, 2017

Larsen Statement on Paris Climate Accord

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today released the following statement after President Trump announced America will exit the Paris climate accord – an agreement between 195 countries to slow the effects of global climate change.

Apr 25, 2017

Improving US Icebreaking Fleet is Aim of Larsen Bill

Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02), along with Reps. Don Young (R-AK), Duncan Hunter (CA-52) and John Garamendi (CA-03) and have introduced bipartisan legislation to authorize procurement of up to six new icebreakers.