• CT lawmakers lead sit-in U.S. House on gun control

    06.22.16: - Rep. Rosa DeLauro, addressed the gallery, raising her voice to be heard without a microphone, and spoke of what she called a pressing need for a vote on gun control legislation, which has not been considered in the House for years, even when political pressure increased after the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting in December of 2012.

  • Hustling Dollars for Public Health

    06.02.16: - A bill introduced by Representative Rosa DeLauro, a Connecticut Democrat, would put $5 billion into an existing public health emergency fund that was created in 1983 but has been largely dormant. The fund currently has a balance of just $57,000.

  • VIDEO: What’s behind biting political fight in Congress over Zika funding?

    05.25.16: - Last night, Congresswoman DeLaurojoined Judy Woodruff on PBS NewsHour for an interview regarding the Zika virus.

  • America Should Be the Best Place to Raise a Child, Not the Hardest

    05.03.16: - Every parent wants to give their child the chance to succeed. But amidst flat wages and rising costs, millions of families are struggling to put food on the table, put gas in the car, or make this month’s rent.

  • DeLauro, Murphy Call For Improved HUD Inspections

    05.03.16: - U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy and U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro joined Mayor Toni Harp Tuesday morning to call on Congress to pass the bill to improve federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) housing inspections and living conditions at HUD-assisted housing, by adding new language to an appropriations bill to be presented to the House of Representatives.