• Congresswoman DeLauro Calls for Ban of PFAS in Food Containers

    10.10.19: - U.S. Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) on Tuesday called for banning a group of man-made chemicals widely used in food packing—at least until they are proven safe for humans. During a press conference at the Quinnipiac Valley Health District Offices in North Haven, DeLauro, supported by Vasilis Vasiliou, chair of the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at [...]

  • DeLauro Calls For Ban on E-Cigarettes in Light of Lung Disease Outbreak

    09.18.19: - CT News Junkie WASHINGTON, DC — As federal health officials conduct a multi-state investigation of lung disease associated with the use of e-cigarette and other vaping products, Rep. Rosa DeLauro is calling for a complete removal of all e-cigarette products from the marketplace. Over the course of several days last week, DeLauro made an impassioned plea to [...]

  • DeLauro key player in NAFTA 2.0 talks with White House

    09.03.19: - No one doubts DeLauro is a tough negotiator.

  • DeLauro warns of cutbacks in SNAP program if executive order is signed

    08.02.19: - CTPost – ANSONIA — The talk was happy, the laughter loud and the food tasty, youngsters at Mead School said Wednesday. But at the podium, the words were much more serious. There, U.S. Rep. Rosa L. DeLauro, D-3, warned that an executive order could be signed by President Donald Trump which would reduce the number of families eligible [...]

  • DeLauro speaks out against ICE raids while visiting Florida detention center

    07.16.19: - (WFSB) – President Donald Trump has announced sweeping changes for those seeking asylum in the United States. This comes as immigration and customs enforcement raids are reportedly underway. Starting on Tuesday, immigrants seeking asylum will have to apply for those protections before they enter the U.S. The Trump Administration says this is meant to ease what they’re [...]