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Jul 26, 2016

$10 Million Headed to Snohomish County to Upgrade Port of Everett

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02), a senior member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, today announced that the Port of Everett has been awarded a $10,000,000 competitive grant to help complete the South Terminal Modernization Project.

Jul 12, 2016

Larsen Statement on Federal Aviation Administration Extension

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02), the Ranking Member on the House Subcommittee on Aviation, today voted in favor of a bipartisan agreement to extend the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) through September 30, 2017.

Jun 30, 2016

Larsen Tours Newly Opened WorkSource Lynnwood

LYNNWOOD, WA—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today toured WorkSource Lynnwood – a newly opened one-stop-shop for job seekers.

Jun 29, 2016

At Glasair Aviation, Larsen Meets Student Winners of General Aviation Manufacturers Association’s ‘Build a Plane’ Challenge

ARLINGTON, WA—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today met the winning team of the General Aviation Manufacturers Association’s “Build a Plane Challenge” and toured the Glasair Aviation facility.

Jun 21, 2016

Larsen: Small Drone Rule is ‘An Important First Step in Establishing Rules of the Road’

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02), the Ranking Member on the House Subcommittee on Aviation, today released the following statement after the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced its final rule regarding the use of small unmanned aircraft systems for commercial, scientific, public safety and other non-recreational uses:

Jun 10, 2016

Members of Washington Delegation introduce bill to make Washington ports more competitive

WASHINGTON, D.C.—This week, members of the Washington Delegation, Reps. Rick Larsen, (WA-02), Dave Reichert (WA-08), Jim McDermott (WA-07), Derek Kilmer (WA-06), Denny Heck (WA-10), Susan DelBene (WA-01), and Adam Smith (WA-09) introduced H.R. 5417, the bipartisan Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund Reform Act, which would ensure the annual funds collected through the Harbor Maintenance Tax (HMT) are used to support our ports and strengthen our region’s global competitiveness.