Press Releases

Oct 12, 2017

Larsen Statement on Dan O'Neal

Issues: Transportation

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today marked the passing of Dan O’Neal, a key figure at The Greenbrier Companies and a national leader on transportation issues.

Oct 5, 2017

Larsen Announces Opposition to FY18 Budget

Issues: Budget

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today announced his opposition to H.Con.Res. 71, the FY 2018 House Republican budget resolution.

Oct 3, 2017

Larsen Calls on Congress to Save Lives, Prevent Gun Violence

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today released the following statement urging Congress to take action on legislation to prevent gun violence:

Oct 3, 2017

Larsen Invites Constituents To Stanwood ‘Community Coffee’

Constituents of Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) are invited to meet with the Congressman at a “community coffee” event at Striv Coffee House in Stanwood on Saturday, October 14th.

Oct 2, 2017

In Wake of Tragedy, Larsen Asks Community to Offer Strength, Courage & Healing to Las Vegas

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today reacted following the mass shooting in Las Vegas:

Sep 28, 2017

Larsen, DeFazio on House Passage of a Six-Month FAA Extension

Issues: Transportation

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Reps. Rick Larsen (WA-02), the top-Ranking Democrat on the House Subcommittee on Aviation, Peter DeFazio (OR-04), the top-Ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, today reacted after the U.S. House of Representatives passed a short-term, six-month Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) extension.

Sep 27, 2017

Larsen Statement on Graham-Cassidy Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today released the following statement after Senate Republicans announced that the Graham-Cassidy bill, also known as Trumpcare, does not have sufficient votes to pass the Senate before the September 30th deadline.

Sep 22, 2017

Larsen, Reichert, DelBene and Kind Lead Bipartisan Letter Urging President to Honor Korea-U.S. Trade Agreement

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02), along with Reps. Reichert (WA-08), DelBene (WA-01) and Kind (WI-03), led a bipartisan coalition in calling on President Trump to continue honoring the Korea-U.S. Free Trade Agreement (KORUS).

Sep 19, 2017

Washington State Receives $900K SBA Grant to Boost Small Business Exports

OLYMPIA, WA – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has awarded the Washington State Department of Commerce a sixth year of funding to help state small businesses grow through exporting. The $900,000 grant...

Sep 15, 2017

Larsen to Host Six Veterans Forums

Issues: Veterans

WASHINGTON—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) will host six Veterans Forums in San Juan, Snohomish, Skagit, Whatcom and Island counties. The forums, which begin on October 15th, are opportunities for veterans to receive updates on legislation affecting them and get answers to questions about reforms at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), health care, job training and housing.

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