May 8, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) today released the following statement following President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran Nuclear Agreement, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
May 7, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro today released the following statement regarding reports that President Trump and Congressional Republicans are planning to rescind funds from the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
May 7, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro today issued the following statement celebrating the implementation of the menu labeling rule that she and former Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) worked to include in the Affordable Care Act. The rule ensures that consumers are provided with nutritional information on the foods they purchase away from home, which make up about a third of most Americans’ diets.
May 3, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) issued the following statement in response to reports that Father Patrick J. Conroy, the Chaplain of the House of Representatives, was rescinding his letter of resignation.
May 1, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) today released the following statement after announcing a new AmeriCorps project that will support low-income residents of Greater New Haven. The project, sponsored by the United Way of Greater New Haven, will engage 12 AmeriCorps VISTA members over the next three years to improve access to housing services, financial literacy opportunities, and healthy, affordable food for the region’s low-income residents.
April 28, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) today visited North Haven High School to congratulate local elementary school students who have completed the Rosa’s Readers program. Established by DeLauro in 2000, the program encourages interest in reading outside of the classroom and helps students develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.
U.S. Representatives Rosa DeLauro (CT-03), John Larson (CT-01), Joe Courtney (CT-02), Jim Himes (CT-04) and Elizabeth Esty (CT-05) sent a letter to Governor Malloy outlining actions the State of Connecticut can take to protect residents from the Trump administration’s disastrous healthcare policies—which will raise people’s premiums and dramatically expand the number of uninsured people.
April 26, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 26, 2018) – Today, Congresswomen Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) and Linda Sánchez (CA-38) led a letter with 73 of their Democratic colleagues to President Trump in opposition to his recent Executive Order on poverty, which attacks our nation’s social safety net programs by making it harder for people to access basic services like healthcare, nutrition, and housing.
April 23, 2018 Press Release
Today, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) and Congressman Mark Pocan (WI-02) led a letter with 61 of their colleagues urging the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue to withdraw the Modernization of Swine Slaughter Inspection proposed rule. The rule would allow an unlimited increase in swine slaughter line speeds, endangering workers’ safety, public health, and animal welfare.
April 20, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro today released the following statement regarding the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) update on the ongoing E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce grown in the Yuma, Arizona region.