• DeLauro reintroduces wage protection legislation

    07.12.19: - MILFORD MIRROR Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) and U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) on July 11 reintroduced the Wage Theft Prevention and Wage Recovery Act, legislation to crack down on employers who unfairly withhold wages from their employees, according to a press release from DeLauro’s office. The bill would give workers the right to receive full compensation for [...]

  • DeLauro praises U.S. Womens National Soccer Team and calls for Senate action on equal pay

    07.12.19: - (WTNH)– Connecticut Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D) released a statement Wednesday calling for the Paycheck Fairness Act to become the law of the land in light of the U.S. Women’s National Team World Cup victory. “We cannot ignore the fact that women across America are still fighting for equal pay for equal work,” said DeLauro. “Across [...]

  • DeLauro to lead congressional group to Florida center for migrant children

    07.12.19: - CT MIRROR Washington – Rep. Rosa DeLauro is taking a group of lawmakers to a South Florida facility that houses migrant children, but she doesn’t know yet if she’ll be able to meet with any of the kids housed there. “That’s what we’re asking for, but it remains to be seen,” DeLauro said of her request to [...]

  • For the first time, DeLauro shepherds massive spending bill through Congress

    06.18.19: - CT Mirror Washington – While Congress prepares to increase the defense budget for next year, U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro is intent on making sure the federal budget is fair to both “guns and butter.” The U.S. House on Wednesday is expected to approve one of DeLauro’s most significant accomplishments in a long congressional career – a $190 [...]

  • DeLauro Introduces “Ethans Law” in Honor of Guilford Teen

    05.22.19: - Patch GUILFORD, CT – Today, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) introduced Ethan’s Law—safe gun storage legislation in memory of Ethan Song—in the House of Representatives. The bill honors the memory of Ethan Song—a Guilford teenager who accidentally shot himself with an unsecured gun in early 2018. Ethan’s Law would set federal standards for safe gun storage, as well [...]