• VIDEO: What’s behind biting political fight in Congress over Zika funding?

    05.25.16: - Last night, Congresswoman DeLaurojoined Judy Woodruff on PBS NewsHour for an interview regarding the Zika virus.

  • America Should Be the Best Place to Raise a Child, Not the Hardest

    05.03.16: - Every parent wants to give their child the chance to succeed. But amidst flat wages and rising costs, millions of families are struggling to put food on the table, put gas in the car, or make this month’s rent.

  • DeLauro, Murphy Call For Improved HUD Inspections

    05.03.16: - U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy and U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro joined Mayor Toni Harp Tuesday morning to call on Congress to pass the bill to improve federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) housing inspections and living conditions at HUD-assisted housing, by adding new language to an appropriations bill to be presented to the House of Representatives.

  • DeLauro Targets Wage Theft

    05.03.16: - “Workers put in their hard work and are deprived of wages that are rightfully theirs,” DeLauro said. “We know that one of the biggest issue we face today is that people are in jobs that don’t pay them enough money, now you compound that with someone who is putting in the hours and is not paid for this work, that’s what this bill addresses.”

  • Zika Is About To Get Real: ‘The Mosquitoes Are Coming’

    05.03.16: - “We are less than 100 days out from the Olympics in Brazil,” said Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.). “We should have acted long ago. This is a true emergency.”