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Rosa DeLauro's Biography


On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House (CT) - District 3

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129 Church Street, Suite 818
New Haven, CT 06510

59 Elm Street
New Haven, CT 06510

2413 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Full Name:

Rosa L. DeLauro




Husband: Stanley; 3 Children: Anna, Kathryn, Jonathan

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

New Haven, CT

Home City:

New Haven, CT



MA, International Politics, Columbia University, 1966

BA, History/Political Science, Marymount College, 1964

Attended, London School of Economics, London, England, 1962-1963

Representative, United States House of Representatives, District 3, 1991-present

Candidate, United States House of Representatives, Connecticut, District 3, 2022

Chair, Appropriations Committee, United States House of Representatives, present

Member, Congressional Progressive Caucus, present

Chair, Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives, present

Former Member, Committee on the Budget, United States House of Representatives

Member, Congressional Arts Caucus

Member, Congressional Child Care Caucus

Co-Founder, Congressional Food Safety Caucus

Member, Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus

Member, Democratic Homeland Security Task Force

Co-Chair, Democratic Steering Committee

Former Member, Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies, United States House of Representatives

Assistant to Democratic Leader, United States House of Representatives, 1999-2000

Executive Director, EMILY'S List, 1989-1990

Executive Director, Countdown '87, 1987-1988

Chief of Staff, Senator Christopher Dodd, 1980-1987

Campaign Manager, United States Senator Christopher J. Dodd, 1979-1980

Executive Assistant, New Haven Development Administration, 1977-1979

Campaign Manager, Frank Logue for Mayor, 1978

Executive Assistant, New Haven Mayor Frank Louge, 1976-1977

Member, Anti-Crime Youth Council

Leader, Catholic Democrats

Organizer, Connecticut Jobs Fair

Founder, Kick Butts Connecticut

Member, National Guard and Reserve Components Congressional Members Organization

Founder, Rosa's Readers

Astrological Sign:


Father's Name:

Ted DeLauro

Father's Occupation:

New Haven Board of Aldermen

Mother's Name:

Luisa DeLauro

Mother's Occupation:

New Haven Board of Aldermen

Names of Grandchildren:

Rigby, Teo, Sadie, Jasper, Paola, Gus

Number of Grandchildren:


Spouse's Occupation:

President, Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research