Press Releases

Apr 27, 2018

Larsen Applauds House Passage of Long-Term FAA Reauthorization Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02), the top Democrat on the House Subcommittee on Aviation, applauded the passage of the long-term, five-year Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorization bill.

Apr 26, 2018

Larsen Remarks on FAA Reauthorization Act

Issues: Transportation

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) spoke on the House Floor today in support of H.R. 4, the FAA Reauthorization Act. Below is a video and transcript of his remarks.

Apr 24, 2018

Larsen Statement in Support of Efforts to Bring 2026 FIFA World Cup to North America

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today issued the below statement in support of a House Resolution recognizing and supporting efforts to bring the 2026 FIFA World Cup to North America.

Apr 22, 2018

Larsen Statement on Passing of Former Rep. Al Swift

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) released the below statement on the passing of former Rep. Al Swift:

Apr 18, 2018

Larsen Continues Support for Jones Act

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) spoke on the House Floor today in continued support of the Jones Act. Below is a video and transcript of his remarks

Apr 17, 2018

Larsen Pushes to Permanently End Veterans Affairs Prohibition on In Vitro Fertilization

Issues: Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02), submitted the following statement to the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Subcommittee hearing to continue to fund reproductive services for veterans as part of FY 2019 appropriations:

Apr 14, 2018

Larsen Statement on Syria Airstrikes

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, today issued the below statement in response to last night’s airstrikes in Syria:

Apr 13, 2018

Long-Term FAA Reauthorization Bill Introduced in House

Issues: Transportation

Leaders of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee today introduced the bipartisan FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 (H.R. 4), a five-year bill to reauthorize the programs of the Federal Aviation Administration.

Apr 12, 2018

Larsen Fights to Protect Senior Services from Reckless Budget Behavior

Issues: Budget, Seniors, Social Services

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the following statement ahead of voting no for the balanced budget amendment:

Apr 5, 2018

Larsen to Host Forum on Gun Violence

Issues: Education

EVERETT, WA— On Saturday, Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) will host a forum on gun violence and school safety. The public event will include student speakers, Snohomish County Sheriff Office Captain Scott Parker, University of Washington School of Public Health Professor Frederick Rivara and Snohomish County NAACP Criminal Justice Chair Riall Johnson.

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