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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 20, 2006
LARSON: U.S. MUST STAND WITH IRAQI PRIME MINISTER?S OPPOSITION TO INSURGENT AMNESTY
Urges rejection of Iraqi Speaker?s anti-Semitic remarks
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 21, 2006
LARSON OPPOSES AMNESTY FOR IRAQI INSURGENTS
Introduces resolution opposing amnesty for Iraqis who kill Americans
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 14, 2006
LARSON DECRIES SHAM IRAQ DEBATE
WASHINGTON, DC ? U.S. Congressman John B. Larson (CT-1) today admonished the Republican House Leadership for denying any Democratic resolution to be debated during consideration of the War in Iraq.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 1, 2006
LARSON STATEMENT ON THIRD ANNIVERSARY OF ?MISSION ACCOMPLISHED? STUNT
WASHINGTON, DC ? Congressman John B. Larson (CT-1) today released the following statement on the third anniversary of President Bush?s declaration that the mission had been accomplished in Iraq:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 13, 2006
LARSON URGES RESOLUTION OF VIEQUES CLAIMS
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Congressman John B. Larson (CT-01) today urged action to remedy the damages done to the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 19, 2005
LARSON CONDEMNS REPUBLICANS HOLDING DEFENSE BILLS HOSTAGE
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Early Monday morning, Congress John B. Larson backed the Conference Reports for the FY2006 Defense Appropriations (H.R. 2863) and Defense Authorization (H.R. 1815) bills, which provides essential support for American troops and national defense.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 18, 2005
LARSON DECRIES SHAM REPUBLICAN RESOLUTION FOR WITHDRAWAL AS CHEAP, POLITICAL STUNT
WASHINGTON, DC ? US Representative John B. Larson (CT-1) today denounced the vote on the Hunter Resolution (H.Res.571) as a political stunt designed to silence critics and avoid a real debate on Iraq.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 17, 2005
CALL FOR WITHDRAWAL FROM IRAQ IS A PROFILE IN CONSCIENCE
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman John B. Larson released the following statement today:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 27, 2005
LARSON VOTES TO HALT BASE CLOSINGS
WASHINGTON, D.C.-Congressman John B. Larson (CT-01) voted Thursday for a joint resolution rejecting the 2005 round of base closures and realignments, saying that ?this is the wrong process at the wrong time for our nation.? The resolution was defeated 85 to 324.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 30, 2005
Congressman Larson Announces DOD Release of Long-Awaited Reimbursement Policy for Troop Body Armor