Press Releases

Jun 20, 2019

Larsen Invites Constituents to Coupeville Community Coffee

COUPEVILLE, WA— Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) invites constituents to meet him at a Community Coffee on Saturday, June 29.

Jun 19, 2019

Larsen Invites Constituents to Burlington Community Coffee

BURLINGTON, WA— Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) invites constituents to meet him at a Community Coffee on Sunday, June 30.

Jun 19, 2019

Chair Larsen Opening Statement at Aviation Subcommittee Hearing on the “Status of the Boeing 737 MAX: Stakeholder Perspectives” As Delivered

Issues: Transportation & Infrastructure

Chair Larsen Opening Statement at Aviation Subcommittee Hearing on the “Status of the Boeing 737 MAX: Stakeholder Perspectives” As Delivered

Jun 17, 2019

ICYMI: Why Aviation & Aerospace Companies Should Choose Washington

Issues: Jobs and the Economy, Transportation & Infrastructure

Read Rep. Larsen and Washington Commerce Director Dr. Lisa Brown's piece in the Everett Herald

Jun 14, 2019

House Aviation Subcommittee Chair Larsen to Attend International Paris Air Show

Issues: Transportation & Infrastructure

WASHINGTON, D.C. – From June 16–18, Chair of the House Aviation Subcommittee Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) will travel to the International Paris Air Show, the world’s premiere aircraft exposition event.

Jun 13, 2019

Reps. Larsen and Schrier Fire Equipment Amendment to be Considered by House for National Defense Authorization Act

Issues: Energy & Environment, Energy & Environment

WASHINGTON, DC – As Washington State’s fire season begins, Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) is proud that her amendment on the fair transfer of firefighting equipment passed out of Committee today as part of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020. Rep. Schrier partnered with Congressman Rick Larsen (WA-02) on the amendment.

Jun 11, 2019

Larsen Votes to Hold Attorney General and Former White House Counsel in Contempt of Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the below statement after voting to hold Attorney General Barr and former White House Counsel McGahn in contempt of Congress. The resolution also authorizes House Committees that have issued subpoenas as part of their oversight and investigation responsibilities to seek civil enforcement on those subpoenas to get important evidence.

Jun 11, 2019

Larsen Helps Shape Defense Bill to Support Washington’s Second District

Issues: Supporting Northwest Washington's Naval Bases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), helped shape the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to support servicemembers and military communities in Washington’s Second District. This Wednesday, HASC will debate and amend the NDAA.

Jun 7, 2019

Chairs DeFazio and Larsen Seek Answers About Delayed Notice of Defective Angle-of-Attack Alert on 737 MAX

Issues: Transportation & Infrastructure

Washington, DC – Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-OR) and Chair of the Aviation Subcommittee Rick Larsen (D-WA) sent letters to Boeing, United Technologies Corp. (UTC), and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requesting a timeline and supporting documents related to when they became aware that the Angle of Attack (AOA) Disagree alert on some Boeing 737 MAX planes was defective, as well as when airlines were notified about this defect.

Jun 4, 2019

Larsen to Washington’s Immigrants: I Stand with You

Issues: Equality & Opportunity, Immigration Reform

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued a statement today after voting for legislation creating a pathway to citizenship for immigrants who have spent much of their lives in the United States, including those with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and Deferred Enforced Departure (DED).

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