Rep. Rosa DeLauro
Democrat • 3rd District, Connecticut • 13th Term • Sworn In 1991
- 22 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 10 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 146 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 97 of 440) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 114 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...
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- Past Seven Days: 43
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.2660 - WIC ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 04, 2015 34 Views
To amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to increase the age of eligibility for children to receive benefits under the special supplemental nu...
H.R.2632 - Children's Recovery from Trauma ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 03, 2015 3 Views
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and update the National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative for grants to address the prob...
H.R.2608 - Manufacturing Reinvestment Account Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 02, 2015 3 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow manufacturing businesses to establish tax-free manufacturing reinvestment accounts to assi...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.2916 - Fire Sale Loophole Closing ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 8 Views
To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to restrict the ability of a person whose Federal license to import, manufacture, or deal...
H.R.2917 - End Purchase of Firearms by Dangerous Individuals Act of 2015Referred to House Energy and Commerce Jun 25, 2015 7 Views
To incentivize State reporting systems that allow mental health professionals to submit information on certain individuals deemed dangerous fo...
H.R.2920 - Captive Primate Safety ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 10 Views
To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to prohibit importation, exportation, transportation, sale, receipt, acquisition, and purchase in in...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2200: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2200 CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing ActAye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1295: Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2015
On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendment to House Amendment to Senate Amendment: H R 1295 To extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1615: DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1615 DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015Aye (with party)June 25, 2015