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  1. OP-ED | Syrian Refugee Policy Exposes Rare Rift In State's DC DelegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... the measure, which likely will be blocked by the Senate Democrats anyway, while Elizabeth Esty, 5th District, Rosa DeLauro, 3rd District, and John Larson, 1st District, voted against the measure. In voting for the legislation, Courtney reasoned that ...


  2. Connecticut's Blumenthal, DeLauro Call For Food Labeling OverhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | The New Canaan Daily Voice

    U.S. Sen. Richard Blumental and Rep. Rosa DeLauro joined U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey of Massachusetts and Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. of New Jersey to press legislation that will, they say, clarify and update nutrition information on food packaging and address misleading health claims. The Food Labeling Modernization Act of 2015 has been introduced in both the Senate and the House, the Democratic senator said.


  3. Blumenthal decries Pfizer tax strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | TheDay.Com

    ... our infrastructure – all funded by honest, hardworking Americans who pay their taxes," U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Connecticut, said in a statement. "We cannot continue to allow Pfizer and other corporations to pretend that they are ...


  4. Pfizer-Allergan Merger Leads To Concerns About Groton Campus, TaxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | The Hartford Courant

    ... this country has to offer, yet claiming to be another nationality when the tax bill comes, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro , D-Conn, said Monday. "Congress and the administration must do more to prevent these companies from moving their mailboxes abroad ...


  5. Lawmakers Want To Help Poor People Afford DiapersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | ThinkProgress

    ... to buy them. So to help poor families afford this basic necessity, Democratic Reps. Keith Ellison (MN) and Rosa DeLauro (CT) have introduced the first federal bill looking to address the gaps in the current benefit system. Their Hygiene Assistance ...


  6. Connecticut Lawmaker Declares War On SodaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | WBNS

    Since the nation's obesity epidemic has turned a spotlight on sugary drinks, the pressure is on to make those cans of soda a lot healthier. Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro isn't afraid of a fight.


  7. Dems push to end ban on gun violence researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | The Hill

    In a Friday letter to Reps. Tom Cole and Rosa DeLauro , the Democrats urged the two senior appropriators to remove the decades-old prohibition as part of a year-end government spending package.


  8. House Members Say TPP is Too Big to PassRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Communications Workers of America

    Reps. Mark Pocan , Rosa DeLauro , Louise Slaughter , and Marcy Kaptur standing with the text of the more than 5,000-page Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. Four leading Members of Congress said yesterday the Trans-Pacific Partnership is too complicated and big to get Congressional approval.


  9. $1.3M Awarded For Community-Based Projects To Improve Health And Ecosystem Of Long Island SoundRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Water Online

    ... and protection of this ecosystem so Americans can continue to enjoy it for years to come," stated Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, Conn. "The Sound has always been of special importance to the people and communities Connecticut and Long Island. It's ...


  10. New Congressional Bill Aims to Help Working Families Struggling with Diaper NeedRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 19 | GlobeNewswire

    Congress is taking on "diaper need," a hidden consequence of poverty that impacts one in three U.S. families, and the well-being of babies everywhere. On Wednesday, Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., and Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., introduced the Hygiene Assistance for Families of Infants and Toddlers Act of 2015 .


  11. Obama's in Asia with trade partners, but pact depends on his sales job back homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | West Hawaii Today

    ... health, human rights, consumer, labor, religious and environmental organizations have not been made," said Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., who is leading an effort to defeat the pact when it comes to a vote. DeLauro and other congressional Democrats had ...


  12. Personal wealth: a nation of extremes, and a Congress, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | OpenSecrets

    ... Congress - the top 10 percent in terms of reported wealth (from Issa on down to Connecticut's Democratic Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.), who has an average net worth of $15.2 million) - saw their net worth grow 4 percent. Among the top quarter, the ...


  13. Greg Smith inducted into Connecticut Veterans Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | Milford Mirror

    Congresswoman Rosa L. DeLauro, CT-3, recently held a recognition ceremony honoring four veterans from Connecticut's Third Congressional District who were selected as 2015 inductees into the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame. The four inductees from DeLauro's Congressional District are Dan Riccio, Jr. of North Haven, U.S. Army; John DeBisschop of Naugatuck, U.S. Navy; Michael Skelps of Middlefield, U.S. Navy, and Greg Smith of Milford, U.S. Navy.


  14. Long Island Sound Projects Earn $1.3M In Grants For Cleanup, RestorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | The Wilton Daily Voice

    ... funding will cover "transformational" community-based projects, said U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn. U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-3, said she was excited to see a range of water quality projects as well as a move to restore 180 acres of coastal ...


  15. Grants will aid Long Island Sound cleanupRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 12 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Plan during the announcement of the Long Island Sound Futures Fund's 2015 grant awards at ... more U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro speaks at the podium during the announcement of the Long Island Sound Futures Fund's 2015 grant awards at Stratford Point in ...


  16. GOP cuts federal mass-transit fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... letter signed by 58 House members from both parties, including Democratic Reps. Elizabeth Esty , Jim Himes and Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut. At issue is a secretive voice vote after dark last week, in which the GOP-dominated House agreed to an ...


  17. A push to for Congress to act on rising prescription drug costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | WTNH

    The skyrocketing costs of prescription drugs has Connecticut State Comptroller Kevin Lembo and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro teaming up against the pharmaceutical industry. They are calling for more oversight at the congressional level.


  18. Entire Conn. Delegation Rejects XL Pipeline - - Applauds' $72M in Heating FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Cybercast News Service

    ... release cites Blumenthal, Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) along with Democratic Reps. John Larson, Joe Courtney, Rosa DeLauro, Jim Himes and Elizabeth Esty in announcing that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released $72,346,318 in ...


  19. White House whacks Mizzou activists for blocking mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... president and chancellor were forced to resign, students held a " march of resilience ." Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) represents New Haven in Congress and stands firmly behind Yale and Mizzou student protesters, saying: As a society, we need ...


  20. Connecticut's delegation in D.C. calls for debate, vote on using...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | The Day

    ... a clear end goal and exit strategy. In advocating for Congress to debate the issue, U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-3rd District, said in a prepared statement that "any vote on the House floor would require careful review."  "I will not support ...