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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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 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 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
March 4, 2014 Slaughter Announces $2.2 Million in Funding to Dredge Port of Rochester and $350,000 for Irondequoit Bay
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. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administration, Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) - Great Lakes Navigation System
Feb. 6, 2014 Area Waterways and Local Farmers Eligible for Funding Under Slaughter-Backed Program in Farm Bill
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 6, 2014 Slaughter: Army Corps Report on Invasive Species Important Step to Protect Great Lakes, More Work Needed
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Question U.S. Trade Representative's Position on Tar Sands
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Protect Waterways
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Congressmen Bill Shuster, Barbara Boxer, Nick Rahall, and David Vitter - Water Resources Reform and Development Act
Oct. 23, 2013 House to Vote on Key Slaughter-Sponsored Provision Giving Great Lakes Communities Better Access to Federal Funds
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
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
July 29, 2013 New Bipartisan Effort to Revitalize Contaminated Rochester Sites Announced
May 22, 2013 Letter to Nancy Sutley, Chair, Council of Environmental Quality, Bob Perciasepe, Acting Administrator, Ennvironmental Protection Agency, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary, Civil Works Army - Clean Water Act
May 9, 2013 Rep. Slaughter Secures Army Corps of Engineers Agreement to Dredge Port of Rochester, Irondequoit Bay
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran of the Subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations - Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI)
March 20, 2013 Introduction of the Lead Hazard Title X Amendments Act of 2013
March 6, 2013 Introducing the Invasive Fish and Wildlife Prevention Act of 2013
Feb. 6, 2013 Reps. Yarmuth, Slaughter Introduce Bill to Study Health Consequences of Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining
Sept. 13, 2012 Introduction of the Waterfront Brownfields Revitalization Act
July 27, 2012 Slaughter Introduces Children's Health Task Force Act
June 19, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2578, Conservation and Economic Growth Act
April 19, 2012 Slaughter Introduces Legislation to Prevent Asian Carp From Entering Great Lakes
March 16, 2012 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran, Members of the House Great Lakes Task Force
Feb. 15, 2012 Protecting Investment in Oil Share the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army Department of the Army, Civil Works
Dec. 16, 2011 Providing for Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 2055, Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3672, Disaster Relief Appropriation Act, 2012; Providing for Consideration of H. CON. RES. 94
Dec. 8, 2011 Slaughter Applauds EPA, DEC Decision to Ban Sewage Water from Lake Ontario
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Rogers and Simpson and Ranking Members Dicks and Moran
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, EPA
July 20, 2011 Slaughter Applauds EPA's Efforts to Reduce Air Pollution in Tonawanda
July 15, 2011 Rep. Miller: Ohio House Bill 231 Jeopardize the Great Lakes and Surrounding States and Provinces
July 13, 2011 Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2011
Feb. 8, 2011 Clean Air Act
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 29, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States
June 23, 2010 Letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
May 21, 2010 Slaughter Announces LOOW Site Cleanup Will Begin This Fall
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