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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

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
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
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 5, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Jan. 27, 2014 Slaughter Secures Relief for Hickey Freeman in Farm Bill
Dec. 16, 2013 Grijalva, Slaughter, McCollum Respond to FDA Decision to Re-Evaluate Allowance of "Antibacterial" Chemicals in Consumer Products
Dec. 12, 2013 Rep. Slaughter Successfully Pushes Army to Allow Open Competition for Radio Contract
Oct. 11, 2013 Statement by Rep. Slaughter on USDA Decision to Not Close Foster Farms Plants in California
July 17, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2668, Fairness for American Families Act; and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2667, Authority for Mandate Delay Act
June 19, 2013 Statement on Eastman Business Park Agreement
Aug. 21, 2012 Slaughter Calls For A "Make It In America' Agenda to Create Manufacturing Jobs, Protect National Security
Aug. 1, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 6169, Pathway to Job Creation Through a Simpler, Fairer Tax Code Act of 2012; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 8, Job Protection and Recession Prevention Act of 2012; Providing for Proceedings from August 3, 2012, Through September 7, 2012; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; and Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(1) of Rule XIII with Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions
Feb. 16, 2012 Tierney, Slaughter Introduce Legislation to Cap Credit Card Interest Rates at 16 Percent
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Mr. Raj Date, Special Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Emergency Funds
July 20, 2011 Legislation to Fairly Tax "Reverse Morris Trust" Transactions
March 17, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1076, Prohibiting Federal Funding of National Public Radio
Jan. 18, 2011 Maloney, Slaughter call on Federal Reserve to revise proposed "ability to pay" rules implementing the Credit CARD Act to reduce impact on stay-at-home moms
Dec. 22, 2010 Slaughter Pushes to Strengthen American Manufacturing in Western New York, Add Investments in Research and Innovation
Dec. 22, 2010 Slaughter Says Commerce Department Ruling Saves Hundreds of Manufacturing Jobs
Dec. 14, 2010 Congressman Higgins, Business Leaders Sound Alarm on Economic Development Program Omitted from Fed Tax Relief Bill
Sept. 23, 2010 Small Business Bill will Create New Opportunities, Slaughter Says
Sept. 16, 2010 Slaughter Says Congress Should Lead by Example and Votes for Congressional Buy American Package
July 22, 2010 Providing for Considerationg of H.R. 1264, Multiple Peril Insurance Act of 2009
July 1, 2010 Slaughter Votes to End "Too Big to Fail"
June 17, 2010 Slaughter Lauds Measure Boosting Small Businesses and Local Job Prospects
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
June 4, 2010 Slaughter Announces New Jobs and Increased Production at Hickey Freeman
June 2, 2010 Slaughter Says Visit by Hickey Freeman Parent Company Executives Proves Long-Term Commitment to Rochester
May 5, 2010 Slaughter Hails Federal Ruling That Allows For More Competition At Major Airports
Dec. 14, 2009 Slaughter & Tierney Bill Would Cap Credit Card Rates At 16%
Oct. 28, 2009 Slaughter Says Small Business Investment Bill Will Create New Opportunities In Western New York
July 16, 2009 Slaughter on Kirk Speech: "We've Heard All This Before and Nothing is Done for Workers."
June 1, 2009 Slaughter Issues Statement On GM
April 30, 2009 Slaughter's Student Credit Cardholder Protection Legislation Passes House
Oct. 23, 2008 "Main Street" Benefits of the Economic Rescue Plan
July 30, 2008 Rep. Slaughter Applauds Passage of Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008
March 14, 2008 Introduction of the Political Intelligence Disclosure Act
Jan. 3, 2008 Rep. Slaughter Issues Statement on Decision by GM to Not Move Forward with the New V-8 Engine Line in the Tonawanda Facility
Sept. 6, 2007 NOTICE OF ACTION H.R. 1908 Judiciary Patent Reform Act of 2007
Aug. 3, 2007 College Student Credit Card Protection Act
Oct. 19, 2006 Press Release - Renewal of Shirlington Contract Reveals an Administration Staying the Course on Corruption
Aug. 6, 2006 Prohibit "tollbooths" on cyber-highway
July 11, 2006 Rep. Slaughter Salutes Olin Corp. for Upcoming Investment in Buffalo-Niagara
June 8, 2006 Communications Opportunity, Promotion and Enhancement Act of 2006
May 26, 2006 Slaughter Calls on OMB to Release Shirlington Limousine Records
Oct. 18, 2005 Slaughter Responds to Delphi Bankruptcy
April 14, 2005 Providing for Consideration of S. 256, Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 - 1
July 8, 2004 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3598, Manufacturing Technology Competitiveness Act of 2004
May 17, 2004 Expansion of Designated Renewal Community Area Based on 2000 Census Data
Jan. 29, 2004 Letter to Members of the New York Legislature
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