Rep. Rosa DeLauro
Democrat • 3rd District, Connecticut • 12th Term • Sworn In 1991
- 32 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 21 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 318 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 87 of 438) 10 Made Into Law (Ranks 236 of 438)
She was born March 2, 1943 in New Haven, Connecticut. She was educated at Marymount College in Tarrytown, New York, the London School of Economics and Columbia University, and was an administrative assistant and chief of staff for Senator Christopher J. Dodd and executive director of EMILY's List before entering the House. She is married to political strategist Stan Greenberg.
While discussing Hurricane Katrina and President Bush's plan, she was quoted in the New York Times as saying, "Poor people are going to get the short end of the stick, despite all the public sympathy. That's a great irony."http://www.nytimes.com/2005/10/11/politics/11poverty.html?ex=1286683200&en=f4277dfcc3647789&ei=5088&partner=rssnyt&emc=rss Read More...
- Today: 10
- Past Seven Days: 44
- All-Time: 42,158
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Res.697Referred to the House Committee Jul 30, 2014 7 Views
Expressing support for the designation of September 2014 as National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month.
H.R.5278 - No Federal Contracts for Corporate Deserters Act of 2014Referred to House Armed Services Jul 30, 2014 10 Views
To prohibit the award of Federal Government contracts to inverted domestic corporations, and for other purposes.
H.R.5279 - Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Tax Act of 2014Referred to House Energy and Commerce Jul 30, 2014 17 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose an excise tax on sugar-sweetened beverages, to dedicate the revenues from such tax to the...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5287Referred to the House Committee Jul 30, 2014 7 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax credit for expenses for household and elder care services necessary for gainful em...
H.R.5294 - Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 15, 2014 14 Views
To improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes.
H.R.5242 - Stop Child Summer Hunger Act of 2014Referred to House Education and the Workforce Jul 29, 2014 12 Views
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish a permanent, nationwide summer electronic benefits transfer for childre...
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Nay (with party)August 01, 2014