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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
Sept. 11, 2013 Remembering September 11, 2001
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
June 6, 2013 Statement: House Rules Committee Ranking Member Slaughter Reacts to Reports of NSA Collection of Telephone Records
April 16, 2013 Statement on the Boston Marathon Bombings
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
Jan. 31, 2013 Slaughter Votes For Partial Sandy Relief Bill, Calls on House Majority to Pass Full Aid Package For Storm Victims
Sept. 20, 2012 Blog: Rep. Slaughter on Annivesary of September 11, 2001
Aug. 21, 2012 Slaughter Calls For A "Make It In America' Agenda to Create Manufacturing Jobs, Protect National Security
Aug. 3, 2012 The Keep America Secure Act
Feb. 15, 2012 Letter to Secretary Napolitano and Commissioner Aguilar
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Urban Area Security Initiative Program Funding
Jan. 27, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Dec. 7, 2011 Slaughter Applauds Initiative That Will Ease the Movement of People and Products Across U.S.-Canada Border
Oct. 25, 2011 Hochul, Higgins, & Slaughter Demand Answers On Colgan Emails
Sept. 28, 2011 Letter to Commissioner Bersin, Office of U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 20, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 2, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
May 19, 2011 Slaughter Says Western New York was Wrongly Denied Vital Homeland Security Funding
May 2, 2011 Slaughter Responds to the Death of Osama Bin Laden
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
July 22, 2010 Providing for Considerationg of H.R. 1264, Multiple Peril Insurance Act of 2009
March 24, 2010 Slaughter Statement On Recent Threatening Incidents
Dec. 2, 2009 Slaughter Says Afghanistan Plan Must Focus On Bringing U.S. Troops Home
Nov. 30, 2009 Slaughter Calls Supreme Court Detainee Photo Ruling "A Setback For The First Amendment"
Oct. 15, 2009 Hearing Of The House Committee On Rules - Slaughter Asks Obama To Release Detainee Photos, Criticizes Homeland Security Provision Exempting Photos From FOIA
Oct. 15, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of Conference Report On H.R. 2892, Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010
Oct. 14, 2009 Hearing Of The House Committee On Rules - Slaughter Says Airline Safety Bill Will Make Flights "Safer For All Of Us"
Oct. 14, 2009 Airline Safety And Pilot Training Improvement Act Of 2009
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. 5, 2009 U.S Rep McHugh and Slaughter Ask President Obama to Restart Shared Border Management Negotiations
July 10, 2008 Rep. Slaughter Pushes for Federal Aid for NY Farmers
June 19, 2008 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendments to House Amendments to Senate Amendment to H.R. 2642, Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008
Jan. 31, 2008 Rep. Slaughter Issues Statement on DHS Requirements in Effect Today
Jan. 16, 2008 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2768, Supplemental Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response Act of 2007
Oct. 11, 2007 Letter to House Appropriations Committee Chairman David Obey and Ranking Member Jerry Lewis, Re: Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative
July 30, 2007 Amendment Process for Consideration of H.R.3221, New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act
July 13, 2007 Slaughter Announces Increase in Homeland Security Funding for Western New York
July 2, 2007 Slaughter Responds to Presidential Pardon of Scooter Libby
June 21, 2007 A Legacy of Cronyism: Political Appointees Undermined
May 9, 2007 Provisions of Rep. Slaughter's WHTI Bill Included in Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act
March 23, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 22, 2007 Slaughter Urges Passage of First Step Toward Ending the War in Iraq
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 14, 2007 Slaughter Introduces Bi-Partisan Legislation to Remedy Problems with WHTI
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