A flawed attempt to cure our country’s ills
07.17.15: - Last week, the House of Representatives voted on the Twenty-First Century Cures bill, legislation aimed at promoting biomedical innovation at the National Institutes of Health and in the private sector. That is a laudable goal, and one I share. However, I voted against the bill.
Keeping Up With the Times and the Democratic Party
07.02.15: - Keeping Up With the Times and the Democratic Party By Rosa DeLauro Here’s the real message behind the congressional votes on fast-track authority and trade-adjustment assistance: Democrats will no longer support major trade agreements that cost American jobs and create further downward pressure on wages, especially as inequality continues to accelerate. President Obama won the final vote but [...]
Bill Would Protect Pregnant Workers; DeLauro Wants WIC expanded
06.10.15: - The WIC Act of 2015 would “close that gap and ensure children have a strong health and nutrition foundation,” DeLauro said. “No child should be placed at a nutritional disadvantage simply because of when their birthdate falls.”