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: 33
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1619Referred to the House Committee Mar 25, 2015 3 Views
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the b...
H.R.1439 - Family and Medical Insurance Leave ActReferred to the House Committee Mar 18, 2015 8 Views
To provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes.
H.R.1286 - Child Tax Credit Permanency Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2015 1 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the lower threshold for the refundable portion of the child tax credit, and for other ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1607Referred to the House Committee Mar 25, 2015 6 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the disability compensation evaluation procedure of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for ve...
H.R.1567Referred to the House Committee Mar 24, 2015 14 Views
To authorize a comprehensive, strategic approach for United States foreign assistance to developing countries to reduce global poverty and hun...
H.R.1571Referred to House Energy and Commerce Mar 24, 2015 9 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfyin...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Department of Homeland Security appropriations bill
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