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  1. U.S. House Leaders Oppose 'Onerous' Aviation User FeesRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Aero-News Network

    ... and general aviation operators, " Frank LoBiondo (R-2-NJ) (left) , chairman of the House aviation subcommittee, Rick Larsen (D-2-WA) (right) , the ranking member of the subcommittee, and Sam Graves (R-6-MO) and John Barrow (D-12-GA), the co-chairmen ...

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  2. How our D.C. reps feel about legal potRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... phone or in person. Representatives we never heard back from were Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-Wash.), Rep. Rick Larsen (D-Wash.) and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.), but we included their non-reponses in the gallery above. Lastly, Rep. Doc ...

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  3. GOP rival may push Rep. DelBene to tap Microsoft wealth againRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... Several of DelBene's House colleagues from Washington draw proportionately more PAC money. Democratic Reps. Rick Larsen of Everett and Jim McDermott of Seattle, for instance, have gotten 79 and 75 percent, respectively, of their contributions from ...

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  4. U.S., rail industry agree on safety improvements for crude oil trainsRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... face. "These standards are good news for communities near rail lines, but there is more work to do," said Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., who's on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The committee will hold a hearing Wednesday on rail ...

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  5. Wash. leaders press for union vote on Boeing offerRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2013 | KOMO News

    ... said Inslee, who was endorsed by the local Machinists union in his campaign for governor last year. U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen echoed those comments, expressing concern about the region's aerospace future if no labor agreement is in place and saying "the ...

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  6. Larsen Welcomes EPA Move to Halt Bristol Bay Pebble Mine ProposalRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, today praised the Environmental Protection Agency's move to stop the proposed Pebble Mine near Alaska's Bristol Bay.

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  7. DelBene gets GOP challenger; Dems immediately question his recordRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... to ask him. (You won't hear much from the DCCC on this year's District 2 race, in which seven-term incumbent Rick Larsen -- if indeed he chooses to run again -- has no known challenger. The redrawn District 2 is perceived by Democrats as a fair ...

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  8. Calls for end to Pacific trade billRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... is not going to happen in its present form. However, there is a movement afoot by Republicans (and our own Rep. Rick Larsen) in the House of Representatives to, I believe, put lipstick on the pig that is fast track legislation and slip it through ...

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  9. UPDATE 2-Oil-by-rail shippers must account for dangerous gas, official saysRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Reuters

    ... "The pressure and volatility of these shipments have not been getting enough attention," said Representative Rick Larsen, whose district in Washington state is home to a Tesoro Corp refinery that routinely receives shipments of oil from the Bakken ...

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  10. UPDATE 1-U.S. lawmakers to question oil-by-rail safety; tank cars a concernRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Reuters

    ... be addressed. "The pressure and volatility of these shipments have not been getting enough attention," said Rep. Rick Larsen, whose district in Washington state is home to a Tesoro Corp refinery that routinely receives shipments of oil from the ...

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  11. Lawmakers to question oil-by-rail safety; tank cars a concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... be addressed. "The pressure and volatility of these shipments have not been getting enough attention," said Rep. Rick Larsen, whose district in Washington state is home to a Tesoro Corp refinery that routinely receives shipments of oil from the ...

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  12. U.S. lawmakers to question oil-by-rail safety; tank cars a concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | WHTC

    ... be addressed. "The pressure and volatility of these shipments have not been getting enough attention," said Rep. Rick Larsen, whose district in Washington state is home to a Tesoro Corp refinery that routinely receives shipments of oil from the ... 24 comments

  13. With a Little Help From Their Friends, Boeing Forces Union Workers to ...Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | OpEdNews

    ... corporate offer. Local and national politicians, including Washington Governor Jay Inslee and US Representative Rick Larsen , publicly pressured their constituent workers to accept Boeing's contract. It makes sense given more than $15 million in ...

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  14. Wash. leaders press for union vote on Boeing offerRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2013 | KOMO News

    ... said Inslee, who was endorsed by the local Machinists union in his campaign for governor last year. U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen echoed those comments, expressing concern about the region's aerospace future if no labor agreement is in place and saying "the ...

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  15. U.S., rail industry agree on safety improvements for crude oil trainsRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | McClatchy

    ... face. "These standards are good news for communities near rail lines, but there is more work to do," said Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., who's on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The committee will hold a hearing Wednesday on rail ...

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  16. Editorial: Preserve the historic Green Mountain fire lookoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... and ordered the Forest Service to take the lookout off the mountain. U.S. Reps. Suzan DelBene, D-Medina, and Rick Larsen, D-Everett, have stepped in and introduced legislation to save the structure. It has the support of the Obama administration, ...

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  17. Rep. Larsen says he's pushing for safer crude oil trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    In a meeting with local officials, U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen said he has been doing his best to get federal agencies to speed up the process of tightening safety regulations on shipment of crude oil by rail.

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  18. Wash. leaders press for union vote on Boeing offerRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2013 | KOMO News

    ... said Inslee, who was endorsed by the local Machinists union in his campaign for governor last year. U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen echoed those comments, expressing concern about the region's aerospace future if no labor agreement is in place and saying "the ...

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  19. Boeing and the betrayal of laborRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | HeraldNet

    Since this whole sordid misadventure in landing the 777 production line began, I have followed the events as they unraveled.

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  20. NBAA Thanks House For Supporting Transparency On FAA's Sleep Apnea ProposalRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Aero-News Network

    ... House aviation subcommittee chairman Rep. Frank LoBiondo (R-2-NJ) and ranking aviation subcommittee member Rep. Rick Larsen (D-2-WA), passed by a voice vote. Similar legislation (S.1941) was introduced in the Senate last month by Sens. Joe Manchin ...

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