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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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: Labor
July 10, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - House Democrats Call For USTR to Stop Using Distorted Data
June 19, 2014 Congressional Leaders to Chairman Camp: Proposed Fast Track Is DOA in This Congress
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 9, 2014 House Democrats Call On USTR to Stop Hiding Real Export Numbers
April 3, 2014 House Leaders Against Fast-Track, TPP Respond to Ambassador Froman's Testimony to House Ways and Means Committee
April 3, 2014 House Leaders Against Fast-Track, TPP Respond to Ambassador Froman's Testimony to House Ways and Means Committee
March 12, 2014 Reps. DeLauro And Slaughter, Economists, And Labor Representatives Mark 2nd Anniversary Of U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement, Address Agreement's Legacy Of Job Loss And Trade Deficits
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 6, 2014 Reps. Slaughter, DeLauro and Miller: Record Trade Deficit with South Korea Shows Why Congress Should Oppose Job-Killing Trans-Pacific Partnership
Jan. 27, 2014 Slaughter Secures Relief for Hickey Freeman in Farm Bill
Jan. 9, 2014 DeLauro, Slaughter, Miller: Fast Track Proposal A Non-Starter
Oct. 25, 2013 NBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Trans-Pacific Partnership
Oct. 24, 2013 Rep. Slaughter: Korean Trade Imbalance Hurts U.S. Manufacturers, Kills Jobs
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
March 14, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Concerns About Japan's Possible Entry to the Trans-Pacific Partnership
March 11, 2013 Letter to Ambassador of U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk and Secretary of U.S. Department of Agriculture Thomas J. Vilsack - Roadblocks for Dairy Sector
Oct. 5, 2012 Slaughter Voices Concern Over Discovery of Tainted U.S. Pork Exported to Taiwan
Oct. 2, 2012 Letter to Chairman Williamson and Commissioners
Aug. 21, 2012 Slaughter Calls For A "Make It In America' Agenda to Create Manufacturing Jobs, Protect National Security
July 25, 2012 Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan
June 12, 2012 Slaughter Brings U.S.-China Trade Expert to Rochester to Help Area Businesses Better Understand the Global Marketplace
May 30, 2012 Letter to Prime Minister Harper
May 1, 2012 Slaughter Introduces Trade Legislation to Protect Rochester Area Jobs
April 24, 2012 Slaughter Takes on Trade Fight in Support of U.S. Manufacturer
April 4, 2012 President Obama Praises Slaughter for Her Work to End Insider Trading in Congress as he Signs STOCK Act into Law
March 23, 2012 After Six Years, Slaughter's Work to End Insider Trading in Congress Will Become Law
March 7, 2012 Slaughter Leads Congress in Effort to Lower Gas Prices, Stop Unfair Chinese Trade
March 6, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Majority Leader Cantor, and Democratic Whip Hoyer
March 6, 2012 Applying Countervailing Duty Provisions to Non Market Economy Countries
Feb. 3, 2012 Pelosi, Slaughter and Walz Say: 'We Have the Votes, Let's Make the STOCK Act the Law of the Land'
Jan. 25, 2012 Slaughter Applauds President's Support for Legislation to End Insider Trading in Congress, Looks Forward to Efforts to Rebuild American Manufacturing
Dec. 13, 2011 Slaughter Urges Senate to Shed Light on Wall Street, Capitol Hill with More Than A Study
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Eric Cantor, Office of the Majority Leader
Dec. 7, 2011 Slaughter Applauds Initiative That Will Ease the Movement of People and Products Across U.S.-Canada Border
Nov. 17, 2011 Slaughter Statement on the House Financial Services Committee Decision to Hold a Hearing on the STOCK Act
Nov. 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Hensarling and Chairwoman Murray, Co- Chairs of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 11, 2011 Providing for Consideration of Senate Smendment to Hr 2832, Extending the Generalized System of Preference; Providing for Consideration of HR 3078 United States-Columbia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act; Providing for Consideration of HR 3079
Sept. 2, 2011 Western New York Labor Organizations Announce Support of Slaughter's Legislation to Level International Trade Playing Field
July 7, 2011 Slaughter Says Trade Agreements Are The Latest Round in Bad Trade Policy
June 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of The United States of America
June 23, 2011 Urges President to Stand Up to OPEC Price Gouging
June 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ben Bernake, Chairman, Board of Governors for the Federal Reserve System
May 25, 2011 Walz and Slaughter Say Study on Congressional Insider Trading Highlights Need for Legislation
May 25, 2011 Slaughter and Walz Say Study on Congressional Insider Trading Highlights Need for Legislation
May 12, 2011 Slaughter Introduces Legislation Aimed At Putting American Workers on an International Level Playing Field
May 5, 2011 Introduction of the Reciprocal Market Access Act of 2011
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