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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements

Full Name: Louise McIntosh Slaughter
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 25, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 25
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Robert; 3 Children: Megan, Amy, Robin
Birth Date: 08/14/1929
Birth Place: Harlan County, KY
Home City: Fairport, NY
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
Letter To Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Congresswoman Slaughter Responds To Constituent Concerns About the Financial Crisis
Issue Position: Foreign Policy
Issue Position: Community Development
Issue Position: Women's Issues
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
Issue Position: Arts
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Reproductive Rights
Issue Position: Women's Health
Issue Position: Communications
Issue Position: Health
Issue Position: Labor
Issue Position: The Energy Employee Occupational Illness Compensation Program
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Economy/Jobs
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Justice
Issue Position: Government Reform
Issue Position: Education
Aug. 7, 2014 Reps. Reed, Slaughter Introduce Disabled Public Safety Officers Fairness Act
Aug. 5, 2014 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Pilot Qualification Rules
Aug. 1, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5230, Secure the Southwest Border Act of 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5272, Prohibitions Relating to Deferred Action for Aliens; and Providing for Consideration of the Senate Amendment to H.R. 5021, Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014; and for Other Purposes
Aug. 1, 2014 Slaughter Announces $4.4 Million in Grants to University of Rochester for Cancer Medical Research and Heart Treatments Development
Aug. 1, 2014 Ranking Member Slaughter Reacts to House Rules Committee Passage of Martial Law
July 31, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Sound Alarm Over Toxic Weed Killer
July 31, 2014 FDA Heeds Rep. Slaughter's Call for Transparency in Laboratory Diagnostic Testing
July 31, 2014 Ranking Member Slaughter Reacts to House Rules Committee Passage of Martial Law
July 31, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5230, Secure the Southwest Border Act of 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5272, Prohibitions Relating to Deferred Action for Aliens; and Providing for Consideration of the Senate Amendment to H.R. 5021, Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014; and for Other Purposes
July 31, 2014 DeLauro, Slaughter Greatly Disappointed With USDA's Poultry Rule
July 30, 2014 Transcript of Pelosi, House Democratic Leadership Press Conference After House Republicans Vote to Sue the President
July 30, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 676, Authorization to Initiate Litigation for Actions by the President; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 935, Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013; and Providing for Proceedings During the Period From August 1, 2014, Through September 5, 2014
July 30, 2014 Authorization to Initiate Litigation for Actions By The President
July 29, 2014 Letter to Benjaming M. Lawksy, Superintendent of the New York State Department of Financial Services - Slaughter Calls on N.Y. State Financial Services Superintendent to Reject "Highball" Insurance Rate Hikes, Keep Coverage Affordable
July 29, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4315, 21st Century Endangered Speces Transparency Act
July 25, 2014 Slaughter Legislation Fighting Child Sex Trafficking Passes House in Bipartisan Fashion
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 24, 2014 In Wake of Flight MH 17 Disaster, Slaughter Introduces Bill to Assist Ukrainian Security
July 24, 2014 House Republicans Won't Provide Estimate for Cost of Taxpayer-Funded Lawsuit, Then Block Amendments Requiring Transparency and Accountability for Funding of Lawsuit
July 23, 2014 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014
July 22, 2014 Insider Trading Investigation Spurred by Rep. Slaughter's STOCK Act Grows, Implicating Forty-Four Hedge Funds and Financial Firms
July 18, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Publish Revised Poultry Slaughter Rule, Open New Public Comment Period, Solicit Public Comments
July 17, 2014 Letter to Pete Sessions, Chairman of the House Committee on Rules - Democrats Demand to Know Cost of Boehner's Law Against President Prior to House Vote
July 17, 2014 House's Failure to Consider HR 5051: The Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act
July 15, 2014 Governor Cuomo Announces $3.6 Million in Job Training Funding
July 10, 2014 Slaughter Responds to Release of Benghazi Transcripts Showing No Evidence of Scandal or Conspiracy
July 10, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - House Democrats Call For USTR to Stop Using Distorted Data
July 10, 2014 Rules Committee Ranking Member Louise Slaughter Responds to Resolution to Sue President Obama
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 9, 2014 DeLauro, Slaughter Renew Call For USDA To Halt Foster Farms Operations
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