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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

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
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
June 25, 2013 Statement: Rep. Slaughter Reacts to SCOTUS Decision Gutting Civil Rights Act
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
June 4, 2012 Slaughter Commemorates Anniversary of Women's Suffrage
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
Dec. 2, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Oct. 13, 2009 Slaughter Criticizes FOIA provision In Homeland Bill
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Feb. 1, 2007 Honoring Frederick Douglass
July 19, 2006 Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scot King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2006
Dec. 12, 2005 Slaughter Highlights Pattern of Republican Abuse of Power and Misgovernment in Federal Agencies
Feb. 12, 2004 Recognizing the Civil Rights Achievement Award Given to Stephanie Cowart
Feb. 4, 2004 Improving the Community Services Block Grant Act of 2003
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: National Surveillance Agency
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Quality of Life and Fairness
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Protecting Civil Liberties
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