Rep. Rosa DeLauro
Democrat • 3rd District, Connecticut • 12th Term • Sworn In 1991
- 32 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 22 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 436)
- 325 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 84 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...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5464 - Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations ...Referred to the House Committee Sep 15, 2014 1 Views
Making appropriations for Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending Sept...
H.Res.697Referred to the House Committee Jul 30, 2014 6 Views
Expressing support for the designation of September 2014 as National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month.
H.R.5279 - Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Tax Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 01, 2014 10 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.5364 - CHIP Extension and Improvement Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 01, 2014 126 Views
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
H.R.5294 - Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 15, 2014 21 Views
To improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes.
H.R.5287Referred to the House Committee Jul 30, 2014 3 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...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5108: To establish the Law School Clinic Certification Program of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5108 To establish the Law School Clinic Certification Program of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)September 15, 2014
H.R. 5161: Enhance Labeling, Accessing, and Branding of Electronic Licenses Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5161 E-LABEL ActAye (with party)September 11, 2014
H.R. 3522: Employee Health Care Protection Act of 2013
On Passage: H R 3522 To authorize health insurance issuers to continue to offer for sale current group health insurance coverage in satisfaction of the minimum essential health insurance coverage requirement, and for other purposesNay (with party)September 11, 2014