U.S. Women's Chamber of Commerce Endorses Rosa DeLauro for Connecticut's 3rd U.S. Congressional District; a Passionate, Effective Leader for Connecticut Families
Rosa DeLauro receives a 100% rating, endorsement from the Women's Chamber as a champion of women's economic priorities.
Washington, DC, September 13, 2016 (Newswire.com) - “It’s an honor to once again announce the endorsement of the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce (http://www.uswcc.org) for Rosa DeLauro in the race for Connecticut’s 3rd U.S. Congressional District,” stated Margot Dorfman, CEO. “DeLauro’s continued efforts and passionate leadership on behalf of the middle class has positively impacted the lives of her constituents and millions of Americans.”
“Rosa DeLauro understands that middle-class families today are being forced to work harder than ever before to make ends meet. And, she is a leading champion of women’s economic priorities, receiving a one-hundred percent rating from the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce,” continues Dorfman.
“Rep. DeLauro supports a positive economic environment for women workers and business owners, American job creation, fair pay, a fair minimum-wage, family-friendly workplaces, access to affordable/quality healthcare and birth control, policies that support a vibrant middle class and access to capital and federal contracts for women-owned firms,” continues Dorfman.
“Rosa DeLauro is a consistent and passionate leader for women’s economic priorities in Congress,” adds Dorfman. “She is the author of the Paycheck Fairness Act and has introduced this legislation in every Congress since 1977. DeLauro is also the author of the Family Act,” adds Dorfman. “Rep. DeLauro also understands that millions of women business owners need access to capital and resources to grow their businesses. As a member of the Appropriations Committee, she consistently fights for additional funding in support of small businesses.”
“Rosa DeLauro’s efforts in support of women’s economics and middle-class families is simply unparalleled in Washington. She is a true champion for women’s economic priorities. We are proud to endorse her candidacy.”
For more information on women candidates visit http://www.IVoteForWomen.org. The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce unifies the collective strength of women in the U.S. economy. Using a platform of influence, innovation, and opportunity, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce works with and for its members to grow successful businesses and careers. For additional information, go to http://www.uswcc.org or call 888-418-7922.
Source: U.S. Women's Chamber of Commerce