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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements on Issue: Science

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
July 31, 2014 FDA Heeds Rep. Slaughter's Call for Transparency in Laboratory Diagnostic Testing
April 10, 2014 Slaughter Praises American Cities for Passing Resolutions to Stop Overuse of Antibiotics in Livestock
March 28, 2014 Rep. Slaughter Announces $2.9 Million Grant To University of Rochester For Research on Allergies and Infectious Diseases
March 12, 2014 Slaughter Announces $1.1 Million Grant for University of Rochester to Focus on HIV Prevention in Minority Communities
April 25, 2013 Introduction of A Resolution Recognizing the Sequencing of the Human Genome As One of the Most Significant Scientific Accomplishments of the Past 100 Years and Expressing Support for the Designation of April 25, 2013 as "DNA Day"
March 27, 2013 Definitive Link Confirms Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Transmits from Livestock to Humans
March 14, 2013 Introduction of the Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2013
Jan. 28, 2013 The Science Coalition Honors Representative Louise M. Slaughter (D-NY) for Commitment to Maintaining America's Leadership in Basic Research
Aug. 23, 2012 Slaughter Issues Urgent Call for Federal Action on Antibiotic Overuse
April 25, 2012 Slaughter Secures $25 Million from House Panel for Advanced Fuel Cell Research
Dec. 6, 2011 Letter to Donald B. Verrilli, Jr., Solicitor General of the United States, U.S. Department of Justice
Nov. 17, 2011 Slaughter Says US Remains Unprepared as EU Unveils Strategy to Combat Antibiotic Resistance
Jan. 22, 2007 Rep. Slaughter and Biggert Announce Bi-Partisan Genetic Non-Discrimination Legislation
Dec. 8, 2004 Rep. Slaughter Announces $250,000 for Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute
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