Skip to comments.Rep. Rosa Delauro Pushes Bill That Gives Free Diapers To The Poor
Posted on 10/19/2011 3:17:51 PM PDT by #1CTYankee
An economic recovery bill authored by Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D.-Conn.) seeks to empower struggling families by directing the federal government to distribute free diapers through day care centers.
The Diaper Investment and Aid to Promote Economic Recovery Act (DIAPER Act) would relieve some of the stress on families facing hardship in this economy by providing this direct service, DeLauro said in a letter to congressional colleagues urging them to co-sponsor her bill.
Without diapers, children are not allowed to attend day care, said DeLauro, who described those in need as a lost generation of Americans.
In fact, over one in five mothers have had to skip an obligation and stay home with their child because of lack of diapers, DeLauro said. And losing out on day care makes it even harder for parents to put in a full days work.
We all believe that nothing we do in government is as important as ensuring the next generation has the tools they need to thrive. But for our children and our nation to succeed, we have to support their development, their families, and the public policies that ensure opportunity. Ensuring that low-income families have access to diapers through the DIAPER Act is one of those policies that will make a difference, and I urge you to become an original co-sponsor, DeLauro wrote in the Oct. 5 letter.
Rosa is almost as much as rich as she is stupid.
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DIAPER Act....Even the Onion couldn’t come up with anything this stupid.
I’m pretty sure the free diapers will have the Constitution printed on the inside.
This isn’t satire?
This isn’t satire.
why not go all the way and give them cheese to go with their whine...
DeLauro’s face looks like a soiled diaper.
Quit having damn babies you can’t afford!!
What kind of s**t is this?
I paid to raise my own kids. I paid taxes so that others’
kids could go to college for free while I paid inflated tuition. Now I’m supposed to buy someone else’s diapers?
Another stinking liberal who thinks everyone else needs to support them.
Why can’t they use cloth diapers and wash them? 9 dozen will last you through 4 babies. That’s what I did.
Rosa should wear a diaper. On her face!
Why not use the cloth diapers?
Rep. Rosa DeLauro’s (D.-Conn.) supply of “Depends” must be running low.
She’s a huge Nancy Pelosi comrade/friend/fellow idiot
Holy smokes - I figured this was from one of the “semi-satirical” Web sites that sometimes confuses people or was Human Events trying their version. Nope. This is real. She put out a press release almost 2 weeks ago. Good grief. Free stuff for everyone!!! There is an unlimited pot of gold held by “billionaires and millionaires” to pay for this!!
To hear them tell it, they don’t have any food. Why do they need free diapers?
Cloth and the old diaper pail if you can’t afford the disposables.
One thing you have to say about Rosa DeLauro, though, those communist New Havenites don't send her to Congress because of her good looks:
Can’t afford diapers, can’t feed ‘em? DON’T BREED DAMNIT!
Back in the day Diapers were made of cloth, If nothing else was around they tore up sheets.
I cannot understand why the Greenies would even think of handing out Paper diapers. It takes a lot of trees to make diapers.
Go back to the cloth ones and wash them.
the FEDGUB already has an app for that:
“Man living as an adult baby is cleared of Social Security fraud”
My mom used cloth diapers on me (okay, that was just about all there was).
Still, I bet all those greenies out there would think that was a good idea...recycle an' all that.
I try not to criticize ugly people, they are the way they were made. But when you do NOTHING to improve your appearance.....
“.......and I urge you to become an original co-sponsor,
This is an EMERGENCY!!!!
Everyone, send DeLauro every dirty diaper that you can get your hands on.
Give until it hurts... it’s for the children.
Stop the insanity and do what I do...... bury the lib’s under your house.
Well, the democrat poor need diapers especially if they are tied down with children and voted for 0bama.
We wouldn't want democrats known as the wet ones would we?
Of course I don't know how the "sh!t" part of it could be contained anyway with or without diapers since they are so full of it.
I’m going to propose the NURSING Act, as soon as I can figure out what words to use.....
H.I. McDunnough Approves.
Thank you darlin’.
Washed them and hung them on the line - before we could afford an electric dryer.
Never used the diaper (laundry) service either. When did they go out of business I wonder?
That’s one reason why our kids were potty trained early - right????
I think they make disposable diapers for 1st graders. There’s money in them there diapers.
Why don’t we just ask China to donate them? We will just end up owing China for it anyhow. Has anybody given this woman a clue that we are broke?
If I saw her in public, I would pronounce her daed and stuff her into a body bag.... even if she resisted.
Betcha a poor white MARRIED couple won’t qualify.
And no.... I don’t approve of this dumb diaper give-away.
When will politicians like this run out of our money?
Makes perfect sense
we already have
Sect 8 housing
free cell phones
Why is she wearing a SCUBA mask?
Rosa is almost as ugly as the bill. nuff said.
As if these fokkers dont get enough for free already.
Egads. She looks like she was used as shielding for a self sustaining chain reaction of ugly.
There is so much BS flying out of DC these days..is it any wonder?
[ One thing you have to say about Rosa DeLauro, though, those communist New Havenites don’t send her to Congress because of her good looks: ]
I think it warps and twists many people on the outside as they are warped and twisted on the inside.
“I thought the same thing when I read this, what’s next, free Formula?”
Why not? They get free food, rent, college, etc.
Maybe that welfare cow that claimed the Kenyan Pirate would pay for her gas & rent was actually letting the cat out of the bag - she knew something we didn’t (though really, we did).
You missed one.
Someone should tell the enviro-nuts about this, they hate disposable diapers.....
“Cant afford diapers, cant feed em? DONT BREED DAMNIT!”
You may be on to something here. Here’s our new chant:
“Can’t Feed ‘em Don’t Breed ‘em”
BTW, DeLauro’s New Haven district has an extensive “Diaper Bank” that already distributes free diapers to so-called “poor” people (you know, the ones who have Comcast cable, 55” flat screens, Wii, Playstation, Nintendo DS for all kids, gold jewelry and designer shoes and a Lexus SUV).
American politics, and our history of the last 50 years, is centered around our inability to deal with the war contraband from 1865.