Press Releases

Feb 27, 2018

Larsen Statement on Human Trafficking Legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the following statement after voting yes on a bill that will hold online platforms accountable for publishing content that might help to facilitate human trafficking.

Feb 15, 2018

Larsen Statement on Protecting the Nation’s Railways

Issues: Transportation

In today’s House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Material hearing, Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) joined his colleagues to advocate for legislation protecting the nation’s railways. Last December, the Amtrak Cascades 501 train was on its inaugural trip from Seattle to Portland when it derailed near DuPont Washington, killing three and injuring 62 passengers and crewmembers.

Feb 13, 2018

Larsen Statement on Infrastructure Plan

Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the following statement on the Administration’s Infrastructure Plan.

Feb 13, 2018

Congressman Larsen Advocates for Earlier STEM Education

Issues: Education

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) continued his commitment to building the future workforce by voting for legislation that aims to increase science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in early childhood education.

Feb 8, 2018

Larsen Statement on the 2018 Budget Deal

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the following statement ahead of voting for the budget agreement in the U.S. House of Representatives:

Feb 7, 2018

Larsen Votes to Strengthen Cybersecurity Aid to Ukraine

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives voted to pass a bill to strengthen Ukrainian cybersecurity.

Feb 7, 2018

Larsen Recognizes National Career and Technical Education Month

Issues: Education

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) joined his House colleagues in introducing a resolution recognizing February as National Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month.

Feb 7, 2018

Larsen Statement on Fifth Short-Term Continuing Resolution

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the following statement after voting no on the fifth short-term Continuing Resolution (CR) of the 2018 budget year in the House of Representatives.

Feb 2, 2018

Larsen: “On Groundhog Day… Yet another Attempt to Undermine Trump-Russia Investigation”

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) released the following statement in response to President Trump’s declassification of a partisan memo which makes deceptive claims about FBI surveillance during the 2016 campaign:

Jan 30, 2018

Larsen Statement on ‘Hopes’ for Trump’s First State of the Union Address

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the following statement in advance of President Trump’s State of the Union address:

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