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  1. Do not blame the NaftaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... has shrunk to 2,300 from 39,300. "We are fighting for the future of middle-class families," said Representative Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut. "These trade deals make it much easier for corporations to send American jobs overseas." Over the past 20 ...

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  2. DeLauro leads fight against new trade dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    ... other businesses from suffering a fate similar to his former company's. Barto was the guest of U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro , D-3, who has joined other members of her party in strongly opposing President Barack Obama 's push for expanded authority to ...

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  3. DeLauro Pushes Bill For "Gigabit State"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | New Haven Independent

    U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro wants to give New Haven and the rest of the state a hand in providing fast, cheap Internet access to residents and businesses. It's a hand that the 13-term congresswoman believes would not only help build critical infrastructure, but also provide jobs.

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  4. Obama's Marriage of ConvenienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Bloomberg

    ... congressional authority that we may need to protect American workers and American consumers," Representative Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut said at a Jan. 21 news conference. "It's an enormous grant of power from a Republican Congress to a Democratic ...

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  5. Will Democrats Spoil Obama's Trade Initiatives?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Atlantic

    ... has continued to pursue the same model of free trade that has failed in the past," said Representative Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut, another erstwhile Obama ally opposed to his trade push. "We cannot base our economic and our trade policy on how we, ...

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  6. Chemical Industry Derides Obama's Call For Tax Hikes But Backs Him On TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Chemical & Engineering News

    Some chemical makers are sharply criticizing President Barack Obama's call during his State of the Union address on Jan. 20 for higher taxes on top earners, but they welcome his efforts to finalize two key trade agreements. Obama is proposing tax increases on the wealthy totaling $320 billion over the next decade to pay for expanded tax credits, educational benefits, and other programs for the middle class.

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  7. Froman backs up Obama - Finance announces trade hearing -...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Politico

    ... a "race to the bottom" to boost corporate profits. As he spoke, liberal Democrats led by Connecticut Rep. Rosa DeLauro and New York Rep. Louise Slaughter held a press conference in the Capitol Building to level those very accusations. Read the story ...

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  8. Democrats vow to stall Obama's push for 'fast-track' trade dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Bangor Daily News

    ... it worse. It will make it even easier for corporations to send American manufacturing jobs overseas," said Rep. Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut, who predicted there were enough votes to block the authority. Passage of fast-track authority has been ...

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  9. Froman, liberal Democrats clash on trade authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Politico

    ... a "race to the bottom" to boost corporate profits. As he spoke, liberal Democrats led by Connecticut Rep. Rosa DeLauro and New York Rep. Louise Slaughter held a press conference in the Capitol Building to level those very accusations. "I believe ...

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  10. #SOTU Pumps Up Democrats, Post-'Shellacking II'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Roll Call

    ... showing the president still has some convincing to do. "This is about wages, this is about jobs," said Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., predicting enough Republicans would join Democrats in the House to sink the trade deals. Vermont independent Bernard ...

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  11. Left: Obama was great, except on tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | CNN

    ... jobs. "We are fighting for the future of middle class families. That is what this debate is all about," Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Connecticut, said Wednesday, echoing the economic theme that underpinned Obama's speech. Obama's request for fast-track ...

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  12. "I'm the first one to admit that past trade deals haven't always lived up to the hype."Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Bloomberg

    Some of President Barack Obama's staunchest allies are vowing to fight legislation he requested to expand his power to negotiate trade agreements. Representative Rosa DeLauro said she supports Obama's initiatives aimed at strengthening the middle class, but drew the line at his desire for so-called fast-track trade negotiating authority, which she said would sideline Congress.

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  13. Obama asks for fast track authority - Dems plan SOTU trade rebuttal ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Politico

    ... long shot: http://bit.ly/1aGnyCS DEMS PLAN SOTU TRADE REBUTTAL: A group of congressional Democrats led by Reps. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) and Louise Slaughter (D-N.Y.) will hold a press conference today to show the president that support for trade ...

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  14. What Makes It Easier to Pass a Trade Deal: A Stronger EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Wall Street Journal

    ... may give the policy more ink in the State of the Union. "We all expect trade to be a major theme," said Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D., Conn.) in a conference call Tuesday. Ms. DeLauro is one of the most outspoken opponents of legislation to ease the passage ...

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  15. Obama asks Congress for power to set trade pactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Peninsula

    ... jobs and wages in this country. My job is to serve my constituents, not special interests," said Representative Rosa DeLauro. "We in the Congress need to be able to scrutinize all the trade deals that the administration proposes and to make sure to ...

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  16. Liberals: Great speech, Obama a except on tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Politico

    ... live outside our borders, and we can't close ourselves off from those opportunities." On Wednesday, Reps. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) and Louise Slaughter (D-N.Y.) will hold a news conference highlighting the lack of support for trade promotion authority ...

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  17. Obama Pushes for Trade Support, Warns on ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Wall Street Journal

    ... losses, are dead-set against the measure. "Fast track is a bad deal for American families," said Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D., Conn.), whom colleagues said is leading the House campaign against the legislation. "The fast-track procedure is designed to ...

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  18. Democrat Predicts Obama Can Pass Fast-Track Trade AccordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Bloomberg

    ... to an up-or-down vote and bars amendments on trade agreements. Democratic lawmakers led by Representatives Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut and Louise Slaughter of New York oppose granting such authority. They argue it would let a president act without ...

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  19. Democrat Says Fast-Track Trade Power Can Overcome Party's UneaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Bloomberg

    ... to an up-or-down vote and bars amendments on trade agreements. Democratic lawmakers led by Representatives Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut and Louise Slaughter of New York oppose granting such authority. They argue it would let a president act without ...

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  20. Political opposites attract on trade opposition - State of the...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Politico

    POLITICAL OPPOSITES ATTRACT: Unabashed liberal Reps. Rosa DeLauro and Keith Ellison are finding themselves taking sides with tea party-backed Republican Reps.

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