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Rosa DeLauro

CT-3 (D)
Congressmember Rosa DeLauro has represented Connecticut's 3rd District since 1990. She cares about helping people and has built a reputation as a hard-working advocate for her constituents, a respected Congressional leader, and an honest broker who works across the aisle. She believes in creating opportunity for struggling working and middle class families.
How does Rosa align with Project 100's values?
  • Economic Opportunity: Congressmember DeLauro strongly supports women receiving equal pay for equal work. She introduced the Paycheck Fairness Act in the House. It strengthened laws to prevent wage discrimination and was passed in 2009. She has worked to ensure children have access to the education they need in a changing economy.
  • Equal Treatment Under the Law: This candidate’s stance on this issue area is currently unknown.
  • Healthy People & Communities: Congressmember DeLauro is a supporter of the Affordable Care Act and believes it has been good for families and the economy. She advocates good and safe access to contraceptives and family planning. She wants to increase investment in alternative energy sources and cars with improved fuel efficiency.
Background information
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  • Incumbent
Rosa DeLauro has been endorsed by the following organizations:
  • Democratic Party

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