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September 24, 2021 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee and Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) issued this statement applauding the United States Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh for restoring the United States Department of Labor’s (DOL) ability protect employees and ensure workers maintain ownership of their tips.
September 24, 2021 Press Release
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) and Congressman Jake Auchincloss (D-MA-04) today introduced the We Need Eviction Data Now Act of 2021, which would create a national database to standardize data and track evictions. This legislation would also establish a Federal Advisory Committee on Eviction Research to make recommendations related to eviction data collection and create policies to prevent the removal of families and individuals from their homes.
September 21, 2021 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) today introduced the Fresh Produce Procurement Reform Act, legislation to increase and improve the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) procurement of fresh fruits and vegetables. The bill would require USDA to partner with growers, distributors, and food hubs to provide fresh, U.S.-grown fruits and vegetables to community organizations like schools, local food pantries, and youth organizations while prioritizing socially disadvantaged farmers and entities, regional food inequities, and local and regional food systems.  
September 20, 2021 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) and Legislative Branch Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Tim Ryan (D-OH-13) released a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report requested in June 2018 to examine food policy and how it connects to public health. The GAO report found that a cohesive strategy across governments agencies could help to improve American’s diets and prevent chronic health conditions like heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and obesity.
September 17, 2021 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) issued this statement welcoming as many as 310 Afghan refugees to Connecticut.
September 13, 2021 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) today joined West Haven Mayor Nancy R. Rossi, West Haven Center Fire Station Chief James P. O’Brien, West Haven Allingtown Fire Station Chief Michael Terenzio, West Shore Fire Chief Stephen Scafariello, West Haven Grants Administrator Doug Coulter, and DHS/FEMA Regional Fire Program Specialist David L. Parr to announce four Assistance to Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) for the West Haven Fire Department totaling $1,231,019.
September 13, 2021 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) issued this statement celebrating the groundbreaking on the fourth phase of the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail
September 11, 2021 Press Release
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) issued the following statement marking 20 years since the terror attacks of September 11, 2001.
September 10, 2021 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) today joined Wallingford Mayor Bill Dickinson, Wallingford Housing Authority (WHA) Executive Director Kelly McDermott, WHA Chairman Nick Lombardi, WHA Vice Chairman Bob Wiedenmann, and the architect behind WHA’s new developments and Principal at Silver, Petrulli & Associates David Stein to celebrate the House passage of $500,000 in Community Project Funding for Wallingford Housing Authority. DeLauro toured the new housing development located at 2 Wharton Brook Drive.
September 9, 2021 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT-03) today joined Durham First Selectman Laura Francis, Middletown Mayor Ben Florsheim, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Remedial Project Manager Ed Hathaway, Owner of The Red Barn Don Mondani, Owner of LNJS Realty Leonard Rossicone, and Durham Residents Gene and Karen Brown to celebrate the House passage of $3,412,455 in Community Project Funding to expand the Durham Center Water System, the Town of Durham’s public water supply.

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