Sign Bi-Partisan Letter to Help Eliminate Child Sex Trafficking in the U.S.

From: The Honorable Rosa L. DeLauro Sent By: elizabeth.albertine@mail.house.gov Date: 7/10/2014 Dear Colleague, The U.S. Department of Justice recently completed its Operation Cross Country 8, which was a week-long enforcement initiative to address commercial child sex trafficking throughout the United States conducted by the FBI in conjunction with local, state, and federal law enforcement partners.  They recovered […]

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END MAD MEN ERA WORKPLACE POLICIES: Co-sponsor the FAMILY Act

Today (Feb. 5) the landmark, Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), turns 21. The FMLA has been used by women and men across the nation more than 100 million times to nurture new babies, care for seriously ill parents, spouses and children, and recover from their own serious health condition. Since 2008, family members of our armed forces have been able to take time from their jobs to care for an injured service member or address the exigencies of a servicemember’s deployment.

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Report: Food Stamps Play Critical Role in Access to Healthy Food

From: The Honorable Rosa L. DeLauro Sent By: brandon.honore@mail.house.gov Date: 1/14/2014 Report: Food Stamps Play Critical Role in Access to Healthy Food Dear Colleague, As we reflect on the 50th Anniversary of Lyndon B. Johnson’s declaration of “unconditional war on poverty in America,” we must recognize our moral responsibility to continue to champion the cause […]

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PAID FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVES IMPROVES THE ECONOMIC SECURITY OF WORKING FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES

From: The Honorable Rosa L. DeLauro Sent By: arjun.malhotra@mail.house.gov Date: 12/4/2013 PAID FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVES IMPROVES THE ECONOMIC SECURITY OF WORKING FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES Co-sponsor the FAMILY Act Current co-sponsors:Representatives Blumenauer, Brown, Cardenas, Carson, Deutch, Fudge, Huffman, Johnson, Langevin, Lee, Lewis, McCollum, Miller, Moran, Moore, Payne Jr., Roybal-Allard, Shea-Porter, Schakowsky, Swalwell, Wilson Dear Colleague: […]

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