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DeLauro Introduces SWEET Act

Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) Wednesday introduced the Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Tax (SWEET) Act to tackle the dual epidemics of obesity and diabetes by discouraging excessive sugar in beverages.

07/31/2014

Rosa Delauro, Democratic National Convention , Sept. 4, 2012 (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

DeLauro, DCF to Discuss Domestic Child Trafficking

U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro is joining a discussion on combating domestic child trafficking.

05/04/2014

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State Receives $9.8M For Home Heating Oil Program

Members of the Connecticut congressional delegation say the federal government has released more than $9.8 million to help low-income families and seniors cover their home heating costs.

02/01/2014

Connecticut Congresswoman Rosa Delauro. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Blumenthal, DeLauro Tout Manufacturing Bill

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Rep. Rosa DeLauro are offering legislation they say will help grow manufacturing across the country. DeLauro, who represents the state’s third congressional district, reintroduced the Manufacturing […]

08/06/2013

Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi with female House Democrats (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Pelosi Makes Connecticut Stop

NORTH BRANFORD, Conn. (AP) _ House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is appearing at a North Branford forum to learn about challenges women face in the workplace. Pelosi is scheduled to join U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro […]

07/26/2013

Rosa DeLauro (Courtesy Congressional office)

DeLauro Attends Papal Installation

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro says she was personally inspired by the new pope’s call to help the most vulnerable in society during his installation Mass at the Vatican. The Connecticut Democrat […]

03/19/2013

Dr. Janet Robinson (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Newtown Superintendent Testifies

Newtown School Superintendent Janet Robinson gave her account of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting to members of the House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee Wednesday

01/16/2013

U. S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D. 3rd Conn.) file photo.  (Photo/Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

DeLauro Sails To Another Term

Democratic Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro has defeated Republican Wayne Winsley in a race that featured sharp differences over the health care law and guns rights.

11/06/2012

Rosa Delauro, Democratic National Convention , Sept. 4, 2012 (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

DeLauro Addresses the DNC

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) _ The women’s vote is crucial to Barack Obama’s hopes in 2012. So the party created an image designed to appeal to female voters early in its convention: eight women running for […]

09/04/2012

Connecticut members of congress Joe Courtney, Chris Murphy, and Rosa DeLauro discuss the reauthorization the Violence Against Women Act.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Fight Over Violence Against Women Act Comes to Connecticut

Connecticut lawmakers speak out on a partisan battle over an anti-domestic violence bill.

05/15/2012

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