• DeLauro Voices Support Of Proposal To Increase Spending On Heroin Epidemic

    02.09.16: - Rosa DeLauro voiced support of the president’s proposal to increase spending to address the heroin epidemic by more than $1 billion.

  • U.S. Rep tells FDA to pick up the pace of outbreak investigation

    02.09.16: - Rosa DeLauro told the FDA “American families should not be dying from the food they eat” and asked the agency to step up its investigation of an ongoing seven-month Salmonella outbreak that has killed six people.

  • 2015’s Most Valuable Progressives

    02.04.16: - This Year’s Most Valuable Progressives By John Nichols The Nation The Nation Honor Roll is a decade old. Our earlier choices for “Most Valuable Progressives”—like Elizabeth Warren, first highlighted as an academic championing bank reforms, and Bernie Sanders, then a Vermont congressman—are now at the center of national debates and campaigns. So, too, are proposals for marriage equality, [...]

  • DeLauro is Girl Scouts spokesperson for 100-year celebration

    02.01.16: - Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro recently joined Girl Scouts of Connecticut in kicking off the celebration of 100 Years of Changing the World — the Gold Award Centennial. Congresswoman DeLauro will be the organization’s spokesperson for the year-long celebration.

  • FDA Review Of Essure Contraceptive Device, Pushed By DeLauro, Nearly Complete

    02.01.16: - The concerns over Essure have been fueled by a January report by a federal watchdog agency, conducted at the request of DeLauro that faulted the FDA for failing to adequately track and disclose safety concerns that arise after drugs go on the market.