Representative Louise McIntosh Slaughter's Public Statements


Full Name: Louise McIntosh Slaughter
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Congresswoman Slaughter Responds To Constituent Concerns About the Financial Crisis Letter To Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Issue Position: Women's Issues Issue Position: Economy/Jobs Issue Position: Government Reform Issue Position: Reproductive Rights Issue Position: Energy and Environment Issue Position: Arts Issue Position: Veterans Issue Position: Communications Issue Position: The Energy Employee Occupational Illness Compensation Program Issue Position: Seniors Issue Position: Education Issue Position: Justice Issue Position: Women's Health Issue Position: Education Issue Position: Foreign Policy Issue Position: Labor Issue Position: Community Development Issue Position: Health 7/18/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Publish Revised Poultry Slaughter Rule, Open New Public Comment Period, Solicit Public Comments 7/15/14 Governor Cuomo Announces $3.6 Million in Job Training Funding 7/10/14 Slaughter Responds to Release of Benghazi Transcripts Showing No Evidence of Scandal or Conspiracy 7/10/14 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - House Democrats Call For USTR to Stop Using Distorted Data 7/10/14 Rules Committee Ranking Member Louise Slaughter Responds to Resolution to Sue President Obama 7/09/14 Slaughter, DeGette, Nadler Introduce Legislation in Response to Hobby Lobby Decision 7/09/14 DeLauro, Slaughter Renew Call For USDA To Halt Foster Farms Operations 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action 6/30/14 Slaughter Responds to FDA's Six-Month Review of Voluntary Guidance on Antibiotics in Agriculture 6/30/14 House Pro-Choice Leaders Who Led Amicus Brief to SCOTUS on Contraceptive Cases React To Ruling 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/26/14 House Pro-Choice Caucus Co-Chairs DeGette and Slaughter Respond to Supreme Court Decision on Buffer Zones 6/25/14 Reps. DeLauro and Slaughter Introduce Legislation to Strengthen USDA's Power to Protect Public Health 6/20/14 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims 6/20/14 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault 6/20/14 Slaughter Successfully Leads Effort in House to Fully Fund Military Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office 6/19/14 Slaughter Responds to Issuance of Subpoenas in Growing Political Intelligence Scandal 6/19/14 Rep. Slaughter Calls CFTC Reauthorization a Precursor to Another Financial Crisis 6/19/14 Congressional Leaders to Chairman Camp: Proposed Fast Track Is DOA in This Congress 6/18/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash 6/17/14 Letter to Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Make Demographic Data Public for All Clinical Trials 6/13/14 Rep. Slaughter Statement on Tax Extenders Package 6/12/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei 6/10/14 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army, Civil Works-Help Great Lakes Communities Access More Federal Funds 6/03/14 Major Push by Representative Slaughter Prompts Department of Defense to Take First Step Toward Optics/Photonics Manufacturing Institute 6/02/14 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions 5/30/14 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Preventing Sex Trafficking 5/29/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras 5/29/14 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals