Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) today released the following statement on victories she and her Democratic colleagues achieved that address the family separation crisis in the FY2019 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Defense Appropriations bill. The bill passed the House and Senate conference committee unanimously yesterday.
Representatives Rosa DeLauro (CT-03), Lee Zeldin (NY-01), and Tom Suozzi (NY-03), co-chairs of the bipartisan Long Island Sound Caucus, secured a 5-year reauthorization of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Long Island Sound Program funded at $65 million per year through House passage of America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, which included the Long Island Sound Restoration and Stewardship Act (H.R. 1674). This legislation now heads back to the U.S. Senate for consideration.
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) today delivered the following remarks at a conference committee meeting on the FY2019 Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations bill. Below are her remarks as prepared for delivery:
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro today released the following statement after voting in favor of the 2019 Energy and Water Development, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Legislative Branch Appropriations bill.
September 12, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) today released the following statement following the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) announcement of enforcement actions against e-cigarette manufacturers and retailers.
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) today released the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s proposed rule to hold children who have been separated from their families in facilities that have been deemed unsuitable by federal courts. This rule change would undermine the Flores Settlement Agreement, rolling back more than 20 years of judicial precedent.