Rick Larsen

Type: Person
Name: Rick Larsen (Richard Ray Larsen)
Title: Congressman - Washington (USA)
Date of Birth: 15/06/1965
Place of Birth: Arlington, Washington,
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Rick Larsen
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Primary cause | Editorial

It looks as if the August primary election may not be such a sleeper after all.In a three-way race for Washington’s 2nd Congressional seat, incumbent Rick Larsen is under assault from factions within his own political party, chiefly that of the San Juan ... [Published Sanjuanjournal.com - 2 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Searchers recover body of last mudslide victim

The remains of Kris Regelbrugge found at the Oso mudslide site on July 22.Contributed by WSDOTAn aerial view of the Oso landslide that took place in March.Searchers and rescuers have worked long hours since the tragic March 22 mudslide in Oso that took ... [Published North County Outlook - 8 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Transparent Airfares Act Approved by House

Photo courtesy of ThinkstockThe Transparent Airfares Act, one of the most contentious aviation industry bills ever put before Congress, was approved by the U.S. House of Representatives on Monday.The measure would cancel out the 2012 rule that required ... [Published Travel Pulse - 13 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Larsen: Suing the President Fails the American People

WASHINGTON-The House of Representatives is expected to vote on a bill this week that would allow the Speaker of the House to sue the President, a move that wastes time, money and distracts from the priorities of the American people, Rep. Rick Larsen, ... [Published Noodls - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Larsen has lost his way, vote Lapointe

Editor,Democrats have a choice this year.Americans are held in thrall to party politics. We are told for whom to vote. Democrats are expected to vote for the candidate bestowed with the magical “D.” The two major parties gerrymander congressional districts ... [Published South Whidbey Record - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Just 4 primary races will knock out any candidates

Two Republicans and two Democrats are vying in Legislative District 10, Position 2, for your votes in the Primary Election, with the top two going to the November general election, no matter which party they represent.That is the only race in the primary ... [Published Arlington Times - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

United front on oil train safety reforms ought to work on coal trains

It happened, the grab-your-gut moment. Thursday morning, three tanker cars in a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train carrying highly flammable Bakken crude oil derailed below the Magnolia Bridge in Seattle's Interbay neighborhood, inching along at only ... [Published HeraldNet - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Less Talk, More Action Needed on U.S. Arctic Policy

WASHINGTON-Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, continued to press U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Navy officials today about the importance of a stronger icebreaking fleet and better coordination of Arctic policy at a . "The race to secure interests in the Arctic is not ... [Published Noodls - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Whatcom, Bellingham elected officials say oil-train rules could be improved

Elected officials representing Whatcom County and Bellingham supported the U.S. Department of Transportation's proposal for improving the safety of trains carrying crude oil, with destinations that include Cherry Point.The officials also said the rule, ... [Published Bellingham Herald - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Congress To Recess Without Action On Spending Bills

Congress is scheduled to recess at the end of this month for the five-week August break, leaving in limbo bills to fund the federal government in the next fiscal year, which begins on Oct. 1.The lack of congressional action on annual appropriations measures ... [Published Aviation News - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Elect LaPointe for real change

In the 2nd Congressional District, Rick Larsen has done a lot of good things, but perhaps he goes a little too far in promoting development and commercial interests before those of us folks on the ground. Ready for a change in Congress? I am, and I see ... [Published HeraldNet - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

US taps former Coast Guard chief for new Arctic post

U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen of Washington state on Wednesday joined Republican Jim Sensenbrenner of Wisconsin to introduce a bill to establish the U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Arctic Affairs.With shrinking budgets and growing mission requirements elsewhere, ... [Published Stars and Stripes - Jul 17 2014]

Quotes

"sheriff trenary and the team of first responders at all levels, including volunteers, have worked diligently and compassionately in their search for the victims of the mudslide in oso . i am in awe of this effort and i thank them for their tireless work. i know that all the families are appreciative of these efforts as well" Larsen said
"this bill wastes time and money, and it fails the american people. when the house republicans ask for a vote this week on authority to sue the president for whatever politically convenient purpose they come up with, i will vote no" Larsen said
"as the u s gears up the chair the arctic council starting next year, we need a more coordinated approach to ensure we can live up to our obligations as an arctic nation. i have proposed , like every other arctic nation. countries like russia and china recognize the strategic value of the arctic. the u s must do the same" Larsen said
"getting the most dangerous tank cars off the rails is important, so i welcome dot's decision to require the phase-out or retrofit of (the older) tank cars" Larsen said

More Content

All (121) | News (98) | Reports (0) | Blogs (22) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (1) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Primary cause | Editorial [Published Sanjuanjournal.com - 2 hours ago]
Larsen loses luster, San Juan County Dems pick ... [Published Sanjuanjournal.com - 5 hours ago]
Searchers recover body of last mudslide victim [Published North County Outlook - 8 hours ago]
Page top cop, Capt. Ray Varner, retiring [Published Arizona Daily Sun - 13 hours ago]
Transparent Airfares Act Approved by House [Published Travel Pulse - 13 hours ago]
House Approves Transparent Airfares Act [Published Noodls - 17 hours ago]
Larsen: Suing the President Fails the American ... [Published Noodls - Jul 29 2014]
Airlines for America Applauds House Action to I... [Published The CW44 Tampa Bay - Jul 28 2014]
A poopy promise: B.C. premier vows sewage treat... [Published Seattle Times - Jul 28 2014]
LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Larsen has lost his way,... [Published South Whidbey Record - Jul 27 2014]
Shoddy accounting results in transit staff cuts... [Published South Whidbey Record - Jul 26 2014]
Just 4 primary races will knock out any candidates [Published Arlington Times - Jul 25 2014]
United front on oil train safety reforms ought ... [Published HeraldNet - Jul 25 2014]
Less Talk, More Action Needed on U.S. Arctic Po... [Published Noodls - Jul 24 2014]
Whatcom, Bellingham elected officials say oil-t... [Published Bellingham Herald - Jul 24 2014]
Congress To Recess Without Action On Spending B... [Published Aviation News - Jul 23 2014]
Larsen, DelBene back EPA decision on Bristol Ba... [Published Sanjuanjournal.com - Jul 22 2014]
Elect LaPointe for real change [Published HeraldNet - Jul 22 2014]
Come meet Mike Lapointe, Independent Candidate ... [Published Islands Sounder - Jul 21 2014]
5 vie for state House seat in 21st District [Published HeraldNet - Jul 21 2014]
Mukilteo ferry could get another $12 million in... [Published Mukilteo Beacon.com - Jul 19 2014]
DelBene, Larsen Praise EPA’s Action to Protect ... [Published Noodls - Jul 19 2014]
Partisan feud erupts over EPA as it moves to ni... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Jul 18 2014]
Controversial Alaska mine project wins one in C... [Published Belleville News Democrat - Jul 17 2014]
US taps former Coast Guard chief for new Arctic... [Published Stars and Stripes - Jul 17 2014]
Reps. Deutch, McGovern, & Edwards Introduce Dem... [Published Noodls - Jul 17 2014]
Former Coast Guard commander named to new Arcti... [Published Seattle Times - Jul 16 2014]
Seattle Times editorial board recommendations f... [Published Seattle Times - Jul 16 2014]
Danny Westneat: ‘No new taxes’ means no new any... [Published Seattle Times - Jul 16 2014]
NTSB faults Washington state, trucking firm in ... [Published McClatchy DC - Jul 15 2014]
1 2 3 4 5
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Patrick Gower interviews Rick Larsen [Published Scoop NZ - Politics - Jun 21 2014]
Patrick Gower interviews Democrat congressman and co-chair of the Congressional Friends of New Zealand caucus, Rick Larsen ...
NAS Whidbey to get six P8-A squadrons [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jun 05 2014]
The Navy has decided to base six P-8A squadrons at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station at the close of the Environmental Impact Study.The decision was published in the Federal Register April 25.The Navy weighed two alternatives during the EIS process and ...
Brookings Hosts Bipartisan Defense Policy Discu... [Published Brookings: Topics - U.S. Defense Budget - Apr 28 2014]
On April 28, the Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence at Brookings and the American Enterprise Institute hosted  a discussion on future issues in U.S. defense strategy and spending. Representatives  Mac Thornberry (R-Tex.) and Rick ...
How Might U.S. Defense Policy Change in the Yea... [Published Brookings: Topics - U.S. Defense Budget - Apr 28 2014]
Event Information April 28, 201412:30 PM - 1:30 PM EDT Falk AuditoriumBrookings Institution1775 Massachusetts Avenue NWWashington, DC 20036 Register for the Event The United States will face a number of strategic defense policy issues in the near ...
How Might U.S. Defense Policy Change in the Yea... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Apr 28 2014]
Event Information April 28, 201412:30 PM - 1:30 PM EDT Falk AuditoriumBrookings Institution1775 Massachusetts Avenue NWWashington, DC 20036 Register for the Event The United States will face a number of strategic defense policy issues in the near ...
1 2 3 4 5
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.