Rep. Rosa DeLauro
Democrat • 3rd District, Connecticut • 12th Term • Sworn In 1991
- 41 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 14 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 146 of 437)
- 350 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 78 of 440) 14 Made Into Law (Ranks 281 of 440)
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: 40
- All-Time: 42,852
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5797 - Public Health Emergency Preparedness ActReferred to House Budget Dec 04, 2014 7 Views
To make a supplemental appropriation for the Public Health Emergency Fund, and for other purposes.
H.Res.763Referred to the House Committee Nov 20, 2014 3 Views
Expressing support for designation of November 20 through November 26, 2014, as "End Child Slavery Week" to raise awareness of human rights ab...
H.R.5702 - Ambassador Ebenezer D. Bassett Commemorative Stamp ActReferred to the House Committee Nov 13, 2014 5 Views
To provide for the issuance of a commemorative postage stamp in honor of Ebenezer D. Bassett, the first African-American diplomat.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5782 - Ukraine Freedom Support Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 18, 2014 268 Views
To impose sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation, to provide additional assistance to Ukraine, and for other purposes.
H.R.5662 - CEO-Employee Pay Fairness Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Sep 18, 2014 7 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the denial of deduction for certain excessive employee remuneration.
H.R.5656 - Global Food Security Act of 2014Received in the Senate Dec 11, 2014 8 Views
To authorize a comprehensive strategic approach for United States foreign assistance to developing countries to reduce global poverty and hung...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyNay (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActNay (with party)December 11, 2014