Good nutrition is so important for kids, whose bodies are still developing and need the right fuel to enable them to perform better in school. And given the crippling obesity epidemic, the new standards are imperative to ensuring a better future for America’s youth.
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro on Thursday unveiled her proposed SAFER Streets Act, aimed at taking “assault-style weapons” off the streets and out of the hands of criminals.
“Rosa hasn’t let us down,” Staffieri said, adding, “This is not the first time she has helped secure funding for the Sterling.”
A fired-up DeLauro spoke to the House on Wednesday morning. “Our people cannot be on their own,” she said.
“They broke the contract of citizenship,” U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro said. “They said you are on your own. My friends our people can not be on their own. We have an essential responsibility to act on behalf of the American people when they are overwhelmed circumstances they have no control over.”
Connecticuters in the nation’s capital including Rep. Rosa DeLauro and former Sen. Christopher Dodd gathered at the Washington Monument Friday for an emotional candlelight vigil for the victims of the elementary school massacre in Newtown, Conn.
“I’ve said it so many times in the past, that I take this as an incentive, an incentive to work harder and make a difference,” DeLauro said to the cheering crowd, “to the people in our community, to the middle class, to the people who are less fortunate.”
Voters in Connecticut’s 3rd District re-elected Democratic U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro to a twelfth term Tuesday.
As ranking member of the Labor, Health, Human Services and Education Appropriations Subcommittee, DeLauro has used her post to help and protect countless people. She should be re-elected.
Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-3rd, spoke about getting federal resources to help Connecticut. “We had a pre-landfall declaration-emergency declaration assesment…”