Press Releases

Mar 14, 2019

New Democrat Coalition Releases Trade Task Force Goals for the 116th Congress

Washington, DC – Today, the New Democrat Coalition Trade Task Force Co-Chairs Ron Kind, Rick Larsen, Greg Meeks, and Lizzie Fletcher released their goals for the 116th Congress. The Trade Task Force will meet with stakeholders and develop policy positions for the Coalition to advance in both the near term and long term.

Mar 13, 2019

Chairs DeFazio, Larsen Respond to Grounding of Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft

Issues: Transportation & Infrastructure

Washington, DC- Statement from Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-OR), and Chair of the Subcommittee on Aviation Rick Larsen (D-WA) on the grounding of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.

Mar 12, 2019

Aviation Subcommittee Hearing on “Looking Forward: Aviation 2050” Opening Statement

Issues: Transportation & Infrastructure

Washington, D.C. - Aviation Subcommittee Hearing on “Looking Forward: Aviation 2050” Opening Statement by Chair Rick Larsen

Mar 5, 2019

Rep. Larsen Delivers Remarks at Paine Field Terminal Opening

Issues: Jobs and the Economy, Transportation & Infrastructure

Rep. Larsen Delivers Remarks at Paine Field Terminal Opening

Mar 4, 2019

Larsen Announces 2019 Congressional Art Competition

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) is inviting high school-aged students who live in or attend school in the Second Congressional District to showcase their artistic talents in the 2019 Congressional Art Competition.

Feb 27, 2019

Larsen Votes for Universal Background Checks

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today voted for legislation to require universal background checks.

Feb 26, 2019

Larsen Votes to Protect and Preserve Washington’s Environment

Issues: Energy & Environment, Energy & Environment

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today voted to support a public lands package to permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) and protect 1.3 million acres of new wilderness, including the Maritime Washington National Heritage Area in Washington state.

Feb 26, 2019

Larsen Votes to Terminate President Trump’s Unlawful National Emergency Declaration

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today voted to terminate President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency on the Southern border.

Feb 26, 2019

Larsen Statement on Hopes for Hanoi Summit

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, issued the following statement in advance of the summit between President Trump and Chairman Kim, scheduled to take place in Hanoi, Vietnam on February 27 and 28.

Feb 15, 2019

Larsen Statement on President’s Declaration of National Emergency

Issues: Immigration Reform, Supporting Northwest Washington's Naval Bases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the below statement following the president’s declaration of a national emergency.

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