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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements

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
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Nov. 20, 2013 Rep. Slaughter: No Budget, No Vacation
Nov. 19, 2013 Letter to Lamar Smith Chairman, House of Representatives Science, Space and Technology Committee and Eddie Bernice Johnson, Ranking Memeber, House of Representatives Science, Space and Technology Committee - STEM
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Food Safety
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to John Roberts, Chief Justice Supreme Court - Violation of Judicial Ethics
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack - Provide Additional Resources to Address Colony Collapse Disorder
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 28, 2013 Slaughter and DeGette, Co-Chairs Of Pro-Choice Caucus, Issue Statement on Texas Abortion Law Ruled Unconstitutional
Oct. 28, 2013 Slaughter Calls On Presidential Council of Advisors on Science and Technology to Investigate Antibiotic Resistance Crisis
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
Oct. 23, 2013 House to Vote on Key Slaughter-Sponsored Provision Giving Great Lakes Communities Better Access to Federal Funds
Oct. 22, 2013 Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act
Oct. 22, 2013 Letter to Senators Barbara Mikulski and Richard Shelby and Representatives Harold Rogers and Nita Lowey - Continue to Fund the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
Oct. 18, 2013 Letter to Director Dr. Thomas Frieden, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Do Not Muzzle Independent Lead Poisoning Prevention Group
Oct. 17, 2013 Rep. Slaughter: With Fiscal Deal, Americans "Can Finally Breathe a Sigh of Relief"
Oct. 17, 2013 NBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript: Debt Limit
Oct. 16, 2013 No Subsidies Without Verification Act
Oct. 11, 2013 Statement by Rep. Slaughter on USDA Decision to Not Close Foster Farms Plants in California
Oct. 8, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 89, Excepted Employees' Pay Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3273, Deficit Reduction and Economic Growth Working Group Act of 2013; And Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 90, Federal Aviation Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 8, 2013 Rep. Slaughter on Antibiotic-Resistant Salmonella Outbreak: "Our Country's Worst Nightmare"
Oct. 4, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 75, Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children Continuing Appropriations Resolutions, 2014; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII with Respect to Consideration for Certain Resolutions; and for Other Purproses
Oct. 4, 2013 Rep. Slaughter to Moderate Republicans: "Put Your Voting Cards Where Your Mouths Are" and Re-Open the Government
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Oct. 2, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 370, National Park Service Operations, Smithsonian Institution, National Gallery of Art, and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 71, District of Columbia Continuing Appropriations Resoltuion, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 72, Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 73, National Institutes of Health Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3230, Pay Our Guard and Reserve Act; And Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Ruls
Oct. 2, 2013 Rep. Slaughter to GOP: Put Your Voting Card Where Your Mouth Has Been
Oct. 2, 2013 CFPB: Slaughter-Duncan Student Credit Cardholder Legislation Is Protecting Young People From Predatory Credit Company Practices
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Oct. 1, 2013 National Park Service Operations, Smithsonian Institution, National Gallery of Art, and United State Holocaust Memorial Museum Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 1, 2013 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript: Government Shutdown
Sept. 30, 2013 Hours Before Shutdown Deadline, Rep. Slaughter Tells House Republicans Not To Shut Government Down Over Partisan Demands
Sept. 30, 2013 Providing for Consideration of the Senate Amendment to H.J. Res. 59, Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014, and Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII with Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolution
Sept. 30, 2013 Rep. Slaughter Announces $200,000 Grant for Monroe Community College's "Save for Success' Program
Sept. 30, 2013 Relating to Consideration of H.J. Res. 59, Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 28, 2013 With Time Running Out, Rep. Slaughter Delivers Fiery Speech Calling on House GOP to Stop Holding Country Hostage to Partisan Demands on Health Reform
Sept. 28, 2013 Providing for Consideration of the Senate Amendment to H.J. Res. 59, Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3210, Pay Our Military Act
Sept. 28, 2013 Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII with Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions Reported from the Committee on Rules and Relating to Consideration of Senate Amendment to H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
Sept. 28, 2013 Pro-Choice Caucus Statement on House GOP's Attempt to Limit Women's Access to Contraception in CR
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to President Obama - End Immigrant Detention Bed Mandate
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter - Democratic Lawmakers Ask Big Bank CEOs to Explain Student Debit Card Deals with Colleges
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Wells Fargo, US Bancorp, PNC Financial Services Group, SunTrust Banks, Incorporated, TCF Bank, Citigroup, Huntington Bancshares Incorporated, Commerce Bancshares, Incorporated, Higher One Holdings, Incorporated - Explain Student Debit Card Deals with Colleges
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Sept. 24, 2013 Rep. Slaughter Announces Over $600,000 in Local Grants to Prevent Domestic Violence
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Todd Jones, Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives - We Support Obama Administration Firearm Policies
Sept. 19, 2013 Rep. Slaughter Decries GOP's Massive Cuts to Food Assistance
Sept. 19, 2013 Rep. Slaughter Kicks Off Search For Service Academy Nominees
Sept. 19, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 59, Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
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