Rep. Rosa DeLauro
Democrat • 3rd District, Connecticut • 12th Term • Sworn In 1991
- 29 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 24 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 76 of 436)
- 304 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 92 of 439) 8 Made Into Law (Ranks 286 of 439)
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: 11
- Past Seven Days: 50
- All-Time: 41,961
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5145 - Breast Density and Mammography Reporting Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 17, 2014 12 Views
To require breast density reporting to physicians and patients by facilities that perform mammograms, and for other purposes.
H.R.4998 - Medicare Advantage Participant Bill of Rights Act of 2014Referred to House Energy and Commerce Jun 26, 2014 2 Views
To enhance beneficiary and provider protections and improve transparency in the Medicare Advantage market, and for other purposes.
H.R.4997 - United States Leadership to Eradicate Obstetric Fistula Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jun 26, 2014 0 Views
To provide assistance to sub-Saharan Africa to combat obstetric fistula.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.682Referred to the House Committee Jul 24, 2014 10 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding worker protections in Qatar and the 2022 Federation Internationale de Football ...
H.R.5168Referred to the House Committee Jul 23, 2014 8 Views
To authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes.
H.R.5159Referred to House Judiciary Jul 22, 2014 11 Views
To permit employees to request changes to their work schedules without fear of retaliation, and to ensure that employers consider these reques...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5081: Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5081 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 25, 2014
H.R. 3230: Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 3230 Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 25, 2014
H.Con.Res. 105: Prohibiting the President from deploying or maintaining United States Armed Forces in a sustained combat role in Iraq without specific, subsequent statutory authorization.
On Agreeing to the Resolution, As Amended: H CON RES 105 Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces, other than Armed Forces required to protect United States diplomatic facilities and personnel, from IraqAye (with party)July 25, 2014