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  1. Connecticut lawmaker wants more federal dollars for child careRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTNH

    Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro says Connecticut is one of the most expensive states in the country in terms of child care costs and many working families are struggling to make it work. In a news conference at the Wallingford YMCA, the Democrat blamed congressional inactivity as a key reason why more federal dollars and tax credits are not being made available to tackle the problem.


  2. Labor Secretary Advocates For Connecticut Paid Family LeaveRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez and U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro tour the Penn Globe factory on Thursday, May 28, 2015, in North Branford, Conn. Perez met Rep. Rosa DeLauro, business representatives and others in the New Haven area to discuss paid leave, after tourof the Electric Boat shipyard to highlight manufacturing job training.


  3. U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. PerezRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTNH

    ... turing Program at Asnuntuck Community College in Enfield to other community colleges. Perez also will meet Rep. Rosa DeLauro, business representatives and others in the New Haven area to discuss paid leave.


  4. 'In the Interim We Lose Lives': Congresswoman Pushes for Tanning Ban for MinorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Instapundit

    Rep. Rosa DeLauro said she supports the tanning tax in the Affordable Care Act but advocated for the federal government to go further by outlawing indoor tanning for minors. "We need to keep pushing for a national ban, in my view, on the use of tanning devices by children.


  5. Tanning Beds And College Campuses - A Public Health ConcernRead the original story

    Wednesday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... started treating [tanning beds] just like they are cigarettes. They are carcinogen delivery systems," said Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., at a May 20 Capitol Hill briefing on the dangers of indoor tanning. "We do not allow our children to buy ...


  6. Colleges cautioned on tanning salonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    Of all the hazards that young people face at college, here is one that probably crossed few parents' minds: the easy access to tanning beds, often found in off-campus housing and sometimes paid for with university-sponsored cash cards. Now, cancer-prevention advocates are targeting colleges in a campaign to unplug indoor tanning, citing studies that link the practice to an increase in melanoma among young people.


  7. West Haven veteran honored with Bronze StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | WTNH

    Retired Army Specialist George Glynn was presented with the honor by Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro in a special ceremony Tuesday morning. Specialist Glynn's heroic actions showcase the highest values of our armed forces.


  8. DC News Junkie | Connecticut Delegation Makes Transportation a Cause CelebreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 |

    ... Rep. James Himes voted in favor. The remaining House representatives from Connecticut - Rep. Joe Courtney, Rep. Rosa DeLauro, and Rep. John Larson - voted against. The bill serves as a short-term extension of the highway and transportation fund, ...


  9. It's Easy to Stop This Crap - If You Really Want ToRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Daily Pundit

    ... bad for your constituents? Well, you'd better have a good memory. "It's like being in kindergarten," said Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn. "You give back the toys at the end." You know, if congressional leadership had any balls, they'd simply say, "Either ...


  10. Senator targets inorganic arsenic limits in riceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Food Quality News

    A US senator has put forward legislation that would require the Food and Drug Administration to set a maximum level of inorganic arsenic in rice and food containing rice. Rosa DeLauro introduced The R.I.C.E Act and said the dangers of arsenic are known and there is no excuse not to take action.


  11. Imported seafood, inhuman abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... congressional leaders who support that agreement against the many Democrats who oppose it. For instance, Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., recently warned that the accord, if implemented, “would cause real threats to our health by making it even ...


  12. Dem Rep Calls for Ban on Tanning Beds for MinorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Gateway Pundit

    Democratic Rep. Rosa DeLauro wants a national ban on tanning beds for minors. CNS News reported, via Free Republic : Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro called for a national ban on the use of tanning devices, which she described as "essentially carcinogen delivery systems," by those under 18, on Wednesday at the U.S. Capitol.


  13. Senate advances fast-track for Obama, setting up final voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Hill

    ... the opposition of liberal Democrats in the upper chamber, has already met Democratic House allies such as Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Mass.) to build a roadblock. Fast-track has moved in fits and starts over the past two weeks as Senate Democratic Leader ...


  14. Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro Endorses Curt Balzano Leng for Mayor of HamdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 |

    The Leng for Hamden Committee announces Democrat Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro's endorsement of Democrat Curt Balzano Leng for mayor for the upcoming special election for mayor. "Curt Balzano Leng is a life-long Hamden resident, has served on the town council and helped lead Hamden as the Chief Administrative Officer.


  15. Suppose You Search the Secular Party...:Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... this task, he was assisted by seven House Democratic colleagues from across the party spectrum: Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, a Connecticut liberal who happens to be one of Pelosi's closest associates; Steve Israel, a centrist representing Long Island ...


  16. What Do International Trade Agreements Have to Do With Dinner?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KQED

    ... more food to be imported and exported between the partner nations. That is the concern of U.S. Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-Connecticut), Chellie Pingree (D-Maine), and Louise Slaughter (D-New York), who held a press conference last week. The ...


  17. Maura Keefe: The Leader of the Senate Democratic Chiefs of StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | National Journal

    ... on an abortion-rights referendum campaign in Maryland, she left for a press position in the office of Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Md., eventually becoming the congresswoman's chief of staff. It was there, Keefe recalls, that she got her first glimpse of ...


  18. Connecticut says it has six months of transportation funds if Congress fails to actRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Day

    ... to continue through July, while we work towards a next step to close the Trust Fund's shortfall." But Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-3rd District, does not know if she will vote for the short-term bill. "I don't know what the proposal is going to be," ...


  19. Republicans unlikely to fund needle exchanges as HIV spreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | SFGate

    ... public expense of treating increasing numbers of AIDS and hepatitis cases. "We should lift the ban," said Rep. Rosa DeLauro , D-Conn. "Health, and not ideology, should be the determining factor."


  20. HIV and hepatitis cases surge, support for needles does notRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... in the past when it comes to both drug and health policy. “We should lift the ban,” said Rep. Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut, a senior Democrat on the appropriations subcommittee. “Health, and not ideology, should be the ...