Rick Larsen Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Lawmakers to airlines: Improve service or Congress steps inRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Newsday

    ... a House Transportation Committee oversight hearing. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) Photo Credit: AP Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., said United put its own needs ahead of customers as it forced Dao off the flight to accommodate a crew member who ...

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  2. Airlines fly into storm at CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... more disclosure of airline fees. "What happened on United Express flight 3411 cannot happen again," Rep. Rick Larsen, a Washington Democrat who is his party's senior member on the committee's aviation subcommittee, said. "But, in truth, these ...

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  3. Lawmakers to airlines: Improve service oraRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | York Dispatch

    ... The incident ignited a debate about poor service and a lack of customer-friendly policies on U.S. airlines. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., said United put its own needs ahead of customers as it forced Dao off the flight to accommodate a crew member who ...

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  4. The Latest: Airline exec apologizes for stroller incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Newsday

    ... passenger after he refused to get off a flight to accommodate a crew member who wanted the seat. Democratic Rep. Rick Larsen of Washington state told United CEO Oscar Munoz that "you made your problem the customer's problem" when passenger David Dao ...

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  5. US lawmakers grill airline execs on customer serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Air Transport World

    ... fielded several of the committee's questions. "In truth, these problems are not specific to United Airlines," Rick Larsen (D-Washington) said, noting that he and fellow committee member Peter DeFazio (D-Oregon) had that morning requested a ...

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  6. Airlines warned of intervention by Washington after passenger dragged from planeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Independent.ie

    ... ignited a debate about poor service and a lack of customer-friendly policies on US airlines. Committee member Rick Larsen said United put its own needs ahead of customers as it forced Mr Dao off the plane to accommodate a crew member who wanted to ...

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  7. Airline leaders lambasted at hearing on passenger treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... watched revenue gauge last month. "What happened on United Express flight 3411 cannot happen again," Rep. Rick Larsen, a Washington Democrat who is his party's senior member on the committee's aviation subcommittee, said. "But, in truth, these ...

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  8. The Latest: Lawmakers offer sympathy to airline executivesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... passenger after he refused to get off a flight to accommodate a crew member who wanted the seat. Democratic Rep. Rick Larsen of Washington state told United CEO Oscar Munoz that "you made your problem the customer's problem" when passenger David Dao ...

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  9. Congress warns top airline executives to improve customer service after United Airlines scuffleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... The incident ignited a debate about poor service and a lack of customer-friendly policies on U.S. airlines. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., said United put its own needs ahead of customers as it forced Dao off the flight to accommodate a crew member who ...

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  10. U.S. lawmakers press United on man dragged off planeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Reuters

    ... a United flight at a Chicago airport on April 9 to make room for crew members on the aircraft. Representative Rick Larsen, the top Democrat on the House panel's aviation subcommittee, told Reuters he expected it to be "very pointed" and that ...

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  11. US lawmakers to grill United Airlines on passenger removalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Raw Story

    ... for the flying public," Committee Chairman Bill Shuster, a Republican, said in a statement. Representative Rick Larsen, the top Democrat on the House panel's aviation subcommittee, told Reuters he expected it to be "very pointed" and that executives ...

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  12. ALPA Applauds Congressional Support For Effort To Save U.S. Airline JobsRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | Aero-News Network

    ... field for U.S. aviation workers. H.R. 2150 was introduced by Reps. Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ), Rick Larsen (D-WA), and Drew Ferguson (R-GA) in the U.S. House of Representatives today as a bipartisan commitment to ensuring aviation ...

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  13. ALPA Applauds Congressional Support for Effort to Save U.S. Airline...Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | Air Line Pilot

    ... for U.S. aviation workers. H.R. 2150 was introduced by Reps. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), Frank LoBiondo (R-N.J.), Rick Larsen (D-Wash.), and Drew Ferguson (R-Ga.) in the U.S. House of Representatives today as a bipartisan commitment to ensuring aviation ...

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  14. Larsen volunteers with Meals on Wheels, meets local seniors threatened by budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | My Edmonds

    ... for Meals on Wheels. "I was hungry, and Meals on Wheels has made all the difference," she said. U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen (D-2nd District) pitched in on Wednesday to help deliver meals to Edmonds and Mountlake Terrace seniors as a part of the Senior ...

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  15. Mad at Congress? Gerrymandering makes members tough to unseatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... given a much safer district when Democratic areas of Thurston County were excised to create ... more U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., at times found himself paddling upstream in his Northwest Washington district. He trailed in 2000 and 2010 ...

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  16. Senators to United: Was there alternative to dragging?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | SFGate

    ... home to South Dakota. On the other side of the U.S. Capitol, senior House Transportation Committee members Reps. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., and Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., face cross-country commutes followed by ground travel to their districts. Still, the ...

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  17. Senators ask United: Was there intelligent alternative to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... home to South Dakota. On the other side of the U.S. Capitol, senior House Transportation Committee members Reps. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., and Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., face cross-country commutes followed by ground travel to their districts. Still, the ...

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  18. United CEO promises 'thorough review' of passenger incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | ABC News

    ... the American people. This would be a great place to start." On Capitol Hill, Reps. Peter DeFazio, D-Oregon, and Rick Larsen, D-Washington, asked Chao to provide "any findings from DOT's review of the April 9 incident that occurred on United Airlines ...

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  19. With victory near, Obamacare supporters rally in BothellRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... congressional district. Others said they live in districts represented by Democrats Pramila Jayapal and Rick Larsen. Soon after their gathering dispersed, House Speaker Paul Ryan withdrew the Republican proposal to replace Obamacare, saying it did ...

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  20. The American people shut down Republicans' repeal of ObamacareRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... of their health care. After six town meetings and copious input from his Northwest Washington constituents, Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., totaled up the numbers -- seven in favor the GOP's America Health Care Act, 2,798 opposed. "I think victory was ... 2 comments