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  1. DelBene, DeLauro reintroduce Paycheck Fairness Act to end wage discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | North King County

    Congresswoman Suzan DelBene joined Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro on Wednesday in reintroducing the Paycheck Fairness Act, legislation which would help close the wage gap between women and men working the same jobs. On average, women make just 78 cents for every dollar made by a man.

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  2. Democrats keep up the fight for fair pay even though Republicans will block itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Daily Kos

    Equal pay is the law but not the reality in the United States. That's why, on Wednesday, Democratic Sen. Barbara Mikulski and Rep. Rosa DeLauro reintroduced the Paycheck Fairness Act, which would update and close loopholes in the Equal Pay Act of 1963.

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  3. National Alliance for Hispanic Health Statement on Introduction of...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Penny a teaspoon tax on the sugar added to beverages is a reasonable and needed approach to support prevention efforts. "The SWEET Act is an important step to invigorate the beverage industry to make healthy options more available and help parents who are working to reduce sugar in their family diet.

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  4. News Analysis: Obama faces tough sell in own party on trade dealsRead the original story

    Friday | Xinhuanet

    ... local, state and federal level if they believe that domestic laws and regulations hinder their future profits," Rosa Delauro, a Democrat from Connecticut, said Thursday in a statement. "That is why we should not grant Fast Track promotion authority ...

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  5. Did Van Hollen Miss a Layup Opportunity With Progressives?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Roll Call

    ... budget. Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California is one of them; Democratic Steering and Policy Co-Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut is another. In the meantime, Grijalva said that the CPC's work isn't done. There are plans, he said, to take ...

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  6. Britton Formally Announces Resignation From AmityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Orange Live

    Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro will be the featured speaker at a brunch sponsored by the Orange Democratic Town Committee at the Bear & Grill Restaurant, 385 Boston Post Road, on Sunday, March 29 from 12:30-2:30 p.m. The cost [Read The Full Story] The Orange Chamber of Commerce will host a Spring Back to Health and Networking Event at ASD Fitness, Tuesday March 31 from 6-8pm. Meet with local businesses for everything you need to get you and your family health/wellness information.

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  7. Ovarian Cancer National Alliance to Honor Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro at Annual Teal GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PRWeb

    The Ovarian Cancer National Alliance will give Congresswomen Rosa DeLauro its Visionary Empowerment award during a gala event on Thursday, May 14, 2015. The third Annual Teal Gala raises funds to support the Alliance and its programs for women with ovarian cancer.

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  8. Administration drafts plan to fight antibiotic-resistant bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Politico

    ... have recently made corporate policy changes to curb the use of antibiotics throughout their supply chains. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) has criticized the administration for not taking stronger steps to curb rampant antibiotic use in rearing ...

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  9. Editorial: Negotiating trade pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Daily Record

    ... against the trade pact. Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Fla., pronounced Froman's gesture "too little, too late." Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., said, "I believe we will defeat fast-track." With the distinct possibility that Obama may not be able to persuade his ...

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  10. A renewed push for equal payRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | HeraldNet

    ... got a long way yet ahead. Legislation reintroduced this week by Rep. Suzan DelBene, D-Washington, and Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Connecticut, the Paycheck Fairness Act, would bolster the Equal Pay Act and allow that gap to close more quickly. Require ...

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  11. Planned Parenthood Urges Congress to Pass Paycheck Fairness ActRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PressReleasePoint

    Planned Parenthood Federation of America President Cecile Richards released the following statement on the reintroduction of the Paycheck Fairness Act by champions Sen. Barbara Mikulski and Rep. Rosa DeLauro , a commonsense bill that would protect women in the workplace, providing women with increased protections against pay discrimination. According to the latest data from the American Association of University Women , full-time working women earn just 78 cents on average for every dollar a man earns.

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  12. Why Pregnant Women Should Be Celebrating TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Refinery 29

    ... popular topics for both the White House and lawmakers. New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Connecticut Rep. Rosa DeLauro recently introduced a bill that would create paid family and medical leave for all wokers, and President Obama called for ...

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  13. White House unveils 'paid leave tour' -- NLRB schedules Boeing...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Politico

    ... White House's announcement shows the issue is gaining momentum in Washington. The Hill is acting as well. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) recently introduced the Family and Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act, which ...

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  14. Orange County Register: Will Obama bargain over free trade pact?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... trade pact. Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Fla., pronounced Froman's gesture “too little, too late.” Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., said, “I believe we will defeat fast track.” With the distinct possibility that Obama may not be able ...

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  15. Guest Editorial: Will Obama bargain over free-trade pact?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... against the trade pact. Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Fla., pronounced Froman's gesture "too little, too late." Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., said, "I believe we will defeat fast-track." With the distinct possibility that Obama may not be able to persuade his ...

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  16. Senate Republicans Offer Their Own Paid Family Leave ProposalRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | US News & World Report

    ... Democrats are pushing their own family paid leave initiatives. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., and Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., reintroduced a bill last week that would create a federal insurance program financed by payroll taxes on both the ...

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  17. Rosa DeLauro to Speak with Orange ResidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Orange Live

    Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro will be the featured speaker at a brunch sponsored by the Orange Democratic Town Committee at the Bear & Grill Restaurant, 385 Boston Post Road, on Sunday, March 29 Rosa will provide an update on this year's congressional session focusing in particular on healthcare, pay equality and food safety.

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  18. DC News Junkie | Blumenthal Decries Gop Budget, Talks TacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    ... ensures Social Security will be here through the next century." Cosponsors of the proposed measure include Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-3rd District, Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, and Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5th District. "I've heard from seniors ...

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  19. Will Obama bargain over free-trade pact?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | McClatchy

    ... against the trade pact. Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Fla., pronounced Froman's gesture "too little, too late." Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., said, "I believe we will defeat fast-track." With the distinct possibility that Obama may not be able to persuade his ...

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  20. Paid Family Leave Is Primed for a National DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | US News & World Report

    ... believe will draw wide support among crucial female voters. Sen. Kristen Gillibrand, D-N.Y., and Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., last week reintroduced the Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act, which would create a federal program for employees to ... 1 comment