U.S. Reps John Larson and Rose DeLauro spoke during a teleconference today about their participation in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Italy and Afghanistan, during which they visited with U.S. troops, military leaders, and heads of state in both nations, among others.

Click on the slideshow, which includes file photos from both CTNewsJunkie and the New Haven Independent, to hear most of what they had to say.