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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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
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
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to President Obama - End Immigrant Detention Bed Mandate
April 25, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - Abandon Cross-Border Fee Proposal
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
June 19, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2578, Conservation and Economic Growth Act
Feb. 15, 2012 Letter to Secretary Napolitano and Commissioner Aguilar
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States
Feb. 3, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States
June 20, 2009 Op-Ed: We Need A Smart, Secure Northern Border Policy
Feb. 5, 2009 U.S Rep McHugh and Slaughter Ask President Obama to Restart Shared Border Management Negotiations
June 12, 2007 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2638, Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
Feb. 27, 2007 Rep. Slaughter Meets with Canadian Premiers on Need for WHTI Reforms
Feb. 22, 2007 Slaughter Sends Letter to Top Secretaries Urging New Commitment to Smart and Secure Northern Border
Feb. 22, 2007 Slaughter Responds to USDA's Decision to Delay Implementation of Controversial Border Rule
Feb. 21, 2007 Letter: To Michael Chertoff, Secretary, US Department of Homeland Security; Henrietta H. Fore, Under Secretary for Management, US Department of State
Oct. 16, 2006 Press Release - State Department Proposes New Rule for PASS Card Border Technology
Sept. 29, 2006 Waiving Points Of Order Against Conference Report On H.R. 5441, Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007; Providing For Consideration
Sept. 29, 2006 Press Release - In Floor Speech, Slaughter Advocates for WHTI Deadline Extension and Passage of Bi-Partisan PACT Act to Correct Bill's Severe Flaws
Sept. 27, 2006 Press Release - Slaughter Calls on Hastert to Retain WHTI Extension to Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
Sept. 27, 2006 Letter to The Honorable J. Dennis Hastert
Sept. 26, 2006 Press Release - Slaughter Sends Letter to USDA Expressing Concern over New Border Rule
Aug. 1, 2006 Slaughter Slams the Republican Leadership's Divisive Agenda in Congress
July 27, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Jerry Lewis And The Honorable David Obey
May 25, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5441, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007
April 5, 2006 Slaughter Meets with Canadian Ambassador to Discuss WHTI and Pressing Border Issues
March 16, 2006 Barrow: "Don't Cut Immigration Enforcement Funds for State and Local Police"
June 20, 2005 Congresswoman Slaughter Joins Canadian Member of Parliament, Rob Nicholson, to Request New Border Access
April 27, 2005 Legislation Establishing the Northern Border Coordinator in the Department of Homeland Security
April 22, 2005 Rep. Slaughter asks GAO to Conduct a Study on Economic Impact of Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative
April 13, 2005 Rep. Slaughter to Meet with DHS Officials on Passport Issue Tomorrow
April 6, 2005 Slaughter to Bush: Effective Security Checks, Promotion of NEXUS Program the Answer for Northern Border Security
Dec. 7, 2004 Conference Report on S. 2845, Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004
Sept. 29, 2004 Snaring Terrorists, Not Tourists
Feb. 12, 2004 Introduction of the Badge and Uniform Security Trustworthiness [BUST] Act
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Border Security
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