Saturday morning, May 14th Representative Rick Larsen of WA 2nd Congressional District made a special appearance at the Stanwood Democrats monthly meeting at the Viking Restaurant. Among others, Stanwood Democrats listened to Representative Larsen’s visions for the future of our country and the Democratic Party.
Larsen reinforced WA 1st District Congressman’s Jay Inslee’s fervent claims last week at the Skagit Dems Gala. Both WA Congressmen believe that clean energy along with modernized infrastructure and manufacturing will again make our country competitive in the World market. Larsen worked for over a decade to create jobs in Western WA by helping the Intalco Alcoa plant in Ferndale reopen with reduced energy rates.
When asked by a Stanwood Democrat about the Apollo Alliance Project award this week of $2.02 billion for high speed rail, Congressman Larsen endorsed the Project asa source of Job creation and much needed public transportation