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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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
Issue Position: Justice
July 25, 2014 Slaughter Legislation Fighting Child Sex Trafficking Passes House in Bipartisan Fashion
July 24, 2014 In Wake of Flight MH 17 Disaster, Slaughter Introduces Bill to Assist Ukrainian Security
July 23, 2014 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 20, 2014 Slaughter Successfully Leads Effort in House to Fully Fund Military Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
May 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Preventing Sex Trafficking
May 9, 2014 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Oct. 22, 2013 Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act
Sept. 24, 2013 Rep. Slaughter Announces Over $600,000 in Local Grants to Prevent Domestic Violence
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding
July 18, 2013 Slaughter, Paulsen Fight Child Sex Trafficking
June 6, 2013 Schumer, Slaughter Unveil Measure to Help West Webster Firefighters and Families Access Funds Raised in Aftermath of Shooting
May 15, 2013 Congresswoman Slaughter Calls on Department of Defense to Review Sexual Assault Materials
May 7, 2013 Rep. Slaughter's Work on Sexual Assault in the Military Central To New Report From Defense Dept.
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
March 7, 2013 Congresswoman Slaughter, Original Co-Author of Violence Against Women Act, Commends Signing Of VAWA Reauthorization Into Law
Feb. 26, 2013 Reps. Moore, Conyers and Slaughter Introduce VAWA That Protects LGBT, Native American, Immigrant, Campus and Sex Trafficking Victims: Bipartisan Senate Version Of VAWA Deserves A Vote In House
Feb. 26, 2013 Reps. Slaughter, Moore and Conyers Introduce VAWA That Protects LGBT, Native American, Immigrant, Campus and Sex Trafficking Victims
Feb. 22, 2013 Rep. Slaughter Responds to House GOP VAWA Proposal
Feb. 22, 2013 Rep. Slaughter Responds to House GOP VAWA Proposal
Feb. 12, 2013 Slaughter Calls On House Majority To Bring Inclusive Violence Against Women Act To The Floor For An Up-Or-Down Vote
Jan. 23, 2013 Transcript of House Democrats Press Conference on Reintroduction of Violence Against Women Act
Oct. 29, 2012 Violence Against Women Act
Oct. 21, 2012 Democrat and Chronicle - 25th Congressional District, Louise Slaughter
Oct. 17, 2012 Violence Against Women Act
Sept. 14, 2012 Slaughter Announces $650,000 Grant Award to Combat Violence Against Women
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 17, 2012 House Passes Slaughter Amendment
May 16, 2012 Slaughter Blasts Efforts to Politicize Violence Against Women Act
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
April 9, 2012 Citing GAO Study, Slaughter and Tsongas Praise DoD for Combating Sexual Assault in the Military
April 4, 2012 President Obama Praises Slaughter for Her Work to End Insider Trading in Congress as he Signs STOCK Act into Law
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
March 23, 2012 After Six Years, Slaughter's Work to End Insider Trading in Congress Will Become Law
Nov. 17, 2011 Providing for Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 2112, Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Director Robert S. Mueller Federal Bureau of Investigation
Oct. 5, 2011 Letter to Chairman Smith and Ranking Member Conyers
July 13, 2011 Slaughter Calls for US Investigations Into News Corp. Phone Hacking Scandal
March 24, 2010 Slaughter Statement On Recent Threatening Incidents
Sept. 14, 2009 Recognizing 15th Anniversary Of The Violence Against Women Act
June 9, 2009 Op-Ed: Tolerance Is Always Superior To Intolerance
Jan. 24, 2008 Slaughter Calls on Departments of Defense and State to Address Crimes Against US Contractors in Iraq
June 26, 2007 Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Jan. 31, 2007 Providing for Consideration of HJ Res. 20, Further Continuing Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2007
Jan. 30, 2007 Letter: To Rep. David Obey, Chairman House Appropriations Committee; Rep. Jerry Lewis, Ranking Member House Appropriations Committee
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