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LISTEN: Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro On Her New House Appointment

Rep. Rosa DeLauro
Ryan Caron King
Connecticut Public Radio
Rep. Rosa DeLauro

By a nearly 2-to-1 margin, House Democrats recently tapped Connecticut’s 3rd District congresswoman, Rosa DeLauro, to become the second woman and the first person from Connecticut to chair the powerful U.S. House Appropriations Committee. DeLauro joined All Things Considered to talk about her achievement, what her plans are for the job and what her position could mean for Connecticut.

Hear the interview below:

John Henry Smith is Connecticut Public’s host of All Things Considered, its flagship afternoon news program. He's proud to be a part of the team that won a regional Emmy Award for The Vote: A Connecticut Conversation. In his 21st year as a professional broadcaster, he’s covered both news and sports.

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