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Rick LarsenDEMDemocrat United States Representative, WA-2
57
Years of Age
24
Years of Experience
WAResidence (state)

Richard Ray Larsen (born June 15, 1965) is an American politician and lobbyist serving as the United States representative for Washington's 2nd congressional district since 2001. A member of the Democratic Party, Larsen is a member of the House Armed Services Committee and the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.

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Campaign Funding

20
18
$1,147,124
Total Raised
$1,018,796
Total Spent
$272,160
Cash on Hand
Top Industries  (1 - 4 of 10) View All Industries
99%
Transportation Unions$115,300
91%
Air Transport$106,260
49%
Defense Aerospace$57,084
32%
Building Trade Unions$37,500
29%
Sea Transport$34,050
29%
Public Sector Unions$34,000
27%
Railroads$31,000
25%
Defense Electronics$29,000
25%
Health Professionals$28,606
24%
Retired$28,047
Direct campaign contributions grouped by the industry industry of each donor/PAC.

Largest Contributors

Funding generally from an organization's PAC or its members/employees. Organizations did not donate directly.
Financial Data Source: Center for Responsive Politics
Education4 - 4 of 2
University of Minnesota
MPA
1990
Pacific Lutheran University
BA
1987
Past Positions1 - 4 of 4
Representative
United States House of Representatives, Washington
2001 - Current
Member
Snohomish County Council
1998 - 2000
Director of Public Affairs
Washington State Dental Association
Economic Development Official
Port of Everett
Other Experience1 - 85 of 85
Member
Advisory Board, National Defense University-Strategic Policy Forum
Member
Advisory Board, National Bureau of Asian Research
Member
Advisory Board, Henry M. Jackson Foundation
Co-Chair
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Caucus
Current
Member
Armed Services Committee, United States House of Representatives
Current
Member
Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, United States House of Representatives
Current
Co-chair
United States-China Working Group
Co-Chair
Congressional Caucus to Fight and Control Methamphetamine
Co-Chair
Friends of Norway
Co-Founder
Congressional Arctic Working Group
Former Member
Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Intelligence, Emerging Threats & Capabilities, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous materials, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Strategic Forces, United States House of Representatives
Member
Community College Caucus
Member
Coast Guard Caucus
Member
Autism Caucus
Member
Arts Caucus
Member
Oceans Caucus
Member
World Bank Caucus
Member
United States-Philippines Friendship Caucus
Member
Research and Development Caucus
Member
Multiple Sclerosis Caucus
Member
Victims' Rights Caucus
Member
Taiwan Caucus
Member
Small Brewer's Caucus
Member
Shipbuilding Caucus
Member
Shellfish Caucus
Member
Rural Caucus
Member
Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Caucus
Member
Public Broadcasting Caucus
Member
Port Security Caucus
Member
Organic Caucus
Member
Netherlands Caucus
Member
Navy-Marine Corps Caucus
Member
Native American Caucus
Member
Missing and Exploited Children's Caucus
Member
Mental Health Caucus
Member
Medicare Fairness Caucus
Member
Law Enforcement Caucus
Member
Internet Caucus
Member
Hunger Caucus
Member
Humanities Caucus
Member
Human Rights Caucus
Member
House Rural Health Care Coalition
Member
General Aviation Caucus
Member
Friends of New Zealand
Member
Friends of Canada Caucus
Member
Entertainment Technology Caucus
Member
Electronic Warfare Working Group
Member
E-911 Caucus
Member
Down Syndrome Caucus
Member
Democratic Homeland Security Task Force
Member
Cystic Fibrosis Caucus
Member
Croatia Caucus
Member
Dairy Caucus
Member
Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus
Member
Community Health Center Caucus
Member
Insurance Caucus
Member
Impact Aid Coalition
Member
Caucus on the Judicial Branch
Member
Caucus on India and Indian Americans
Member
Career and Technical Education Caucus
Member
Boating Caucus
Member
Bipartisan School Health and Safety Caucus
Member
Biotechnology Caucus
Member
Bipartisan Cerebral Palsy Caucus
Member
Bike Caucus
Member
Bicameral Congressional Caucus on Parkinson's Disease
Member
Alzheimer's Disease Congressional Task Force
Member
Addiction, Treatment and Recovery Caucus
Member
21st Century Health Care Caucus
Member
Real Estate Caucus
Member
Nursing Caucus
Member
Aerospace Caucus
Member
New Democrat Coalition
Member
Historically Underutilized Business Zone Caucus
Member
Historic Preservation Caucus
Member
Generic Drug Equity Caucus
Member
Veterans Caucus
Member
Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Caucus
Member
Specialty Crop Caucus
Member
Potato Caucus
Member
Northern Border Caucus
Member
Friends of Job Corps Caucus