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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
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 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Cardin, Colleagues Ask Kerry To Urge NATO, OSCE To End All Defense Contracts With Russia
April 14, 2014 Report Issues Recommendations to Improve Military Helmet Safety, Credits Rep. Slaughter with Raising Concerns and "Active Oversight"
April 11, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State, and Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Department of the Treasury - Sanction Russia's State Arms Dealer
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program
April 10, 2014 Slaughter Praises American Cities for Passing Resolutions to Stop Overuse of Antibiotics in Livestock
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
April 8, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H. Con. Res. 96, Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015, and Providing for Proceedings During the Period from April 11, 2014, Through April 25, 2014
April 7, 2014 Letter to Mark Assini, Supervisor of the Town of Gates - Flood Insurance Rates Mapping of the Town of Gates
April 7, 2014 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of Federal Emergency Management Agency - Flood Insurance Rates Maps of the Town of Gates
April 4, 2014 Slaughter Earns Legislative Leader Award and 100 Percent Rating from Humane Society for Work on Animal Rights and Welfare
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
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
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 2, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2575, Save American Workers Act of 2014
April 2, 2014 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the House Committee on Appropriations - Long Island Sound
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
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 28, 2014 Rep. Slaughter Announces $2.9 Million Grant To University of Rochester For Research on Allergies and Infectious Diseases
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 26, 2014 After Push By Reps. Doggett And Slaughter, Treasury And IRS Release Guidance Allowing Domestic Violence Survivors To Access ACA Benefits
March 25, 2014 Pro-Choice Caucus Leaders on Hobby Lobby: Personal Health Decisions Should Not Be Subject to a Boss's Religious Beliefs
March 25, 2014 DeGette, Pro-Choice Caucus Leaders on Hobby Lobby: Personal Health Decisions Should Not Be Subject to a Boss's Religious Beliefs
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 17, 2014 Slaughter meets with Nazareth College Students attending the Clinton Global Initiative University
March 13, 2014 "Don't You Get Tired of That Sometimes? Wouldn't You Like to Do Something Better With Your Time?"
March 13, 2014 Letter to Brian Ronholm, Acting Under Secretary for Food Safety of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Delay Implementing Flawed Salmonella Action Plan
March 13, 2014 Hobby Lobby v. Sebeliuss
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
March 12, 2014 Slaughter Announces $1.1 Million Grant for University of Rochester to Focus on HIV Prevention in Minority Communities
March 11, 2014 Rep. Slaughter Congratulates Rochester-based Sydor Instruments on Federal Grant
March 6, 2014 Top Democrats Call for End to House GOP's Abuse of Power, Demand Vote to Condemn Issa's Action
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 5, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs
March 5, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3826 3, Electricity Security and Affordability Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4118, Suspending the Individual Mandate Penalty Law Equals Fairness Act
March 4, 2014 Slaughter Announces $2.2 Million in Funding to Dredge Port of Rochester and $350,000 for Irondequoit Bay
Feb. 27, 2014 Rep. Slaughter Announces $1.6 Million In Funding For Affordable Housing
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and Barabara Boxer, Chairman, House Committee on Environment and Public Works - Water Resources Development Act
Feb. 27, 2014 Slaughter Pushed For EPA, DEC, and Kodak Environmental Trust Fund Agreement To Clean Up Eastman Business Park
Feb. 26, 2014 Slaughter Announces Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant for Boat Stewardship, Invasive Species Prevention Programs
Feb. 25, 2014 New Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute Will Support American Manufacturing, Create Jobs, Reduce Deficit
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 12, 2014 Rep. Slaughter Announces Clifford Avenue Head Start Center Saved
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 11, 2014 Providing for Consideration of S. 540, Patricia Clark Boston Air Route Traffic Control Center, and for Other Purposes
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