Rep. Rosa DeLauro
Democrat • 3rd District, Connecticut • 13th Term • Sworn In 1991
- 8 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 22 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 45 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 120 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 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: 8
- Past Seven Days: 35
- All-Time: 43,174
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.932 - Healthy Families ActReferred to House Oversight and Government Reform Feb 12, 2015 17 Views
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families.
H.R.931 - HEAL ActReferred to the House Committee Feb 12, 2015 7 Views
To provide for approval of certain drugs and biological products indicated for use in a well-defined population of patients in order to addres...
H.R.835 - Family-Based Foster Care Services Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Feb 10, 2015 3 Views
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1095Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 6 Views
To amend title 10, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Defense to use only human-based methods for training members of the Armed F...
H.Res.122Referred to the House Committee Feb 24, 2015 11 Views
Providing assistance to Ukraine for fulfillment of the economic, social, and government reform requirements necessary for membership eligibili...
H.R.1031Referred to the House Committee Feb 24, 2015 20 Views
To reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ActAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 240 Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposesAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H J RES 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposesNay (with party)February 27, 2015