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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 25, Democratic
Date Title
April 3, 2017 Letter to John Culberson, House Chairman on the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies, and Jose Serrano, Ranking Member on the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies - National Sea Grant College Program
March 16, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Thomas Price, Secretary of Health and Human Services, Mr. Michael Young, Acting Deputy Secretary of Agriculture - Antibiotic Overuse in Agriculture
Nov. 4, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Hal Rodgers and Nita Lowey, Chairman and Ranking Member, House Appropriations Committee and the Hon. Bob Aderholt and Sam Farr, Chairman and Ranking Member, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies - Requesting Assistance for Dairy Farmers
June 27, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture - Revise Pathogen Testing Protocols
June 27, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Thomas Vilsack, Secretary, Department of Agriculture - Antimicrobial Sanitizers
June 10, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor and the Hon. León Rodriguez, Director of Citizenship and Immigration Services - Address H-2A Agriculture Worker Delays
May 19, 2016 Slaughter Statement on the Release of the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance
May 16, 2016 Letter to Chairman John Kline and Ranking Member Robert C. "Bobby" Scott, US House Committee on Education and the Workforce - House Child Nutrition Bill
May 10, 2016 Slaughter Statement on the FDA's Final Rule Requiring Species-Specific Reporting Requirements on Antimicrobial Use
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: Superbugs and Antibiotic Resistance
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: Superbugs and Antibiotic Resistance
Oct. 14, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Hal Rogers, Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations and the Hon. Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the Committee on Appropriations - End to Government Sponsored Animal Abuse
Oct. 8, 2015 Slaughter Calls on California Governor to Limit Antibiotic Use on Farms, Sign Landmark Legislation
Sept. 30, 2015 Slaughter Pushes FDA to Improve Data Collection on Antibiotic Use on Farms
Sept. 16, 2015 Letter to Dr. Stephen Ostroff, Acting Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administraton - Supporting FDA Proposal Requiring Daily Reference Value for Added Sugars on Nutrition Facts Labeling
Sept. 16, 2015 Letter to Dr. Stephen Ostroff, Acting Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration - Daily Reference Value for Added Sugars on Nutritional Facts Labeling
Sept. 15, 2015 Slaughter Heralds Report on Antibiotic Use in Fast Food Industry
Sept. 3, 2015 Letter to Brian Ronholm, Chair of the National Advisory Committee on Microbiological Criteria for Foods Acting Under Secretary for Food Safety - Protect Public Health, Control Spread of Drug-Resistant Bacteria
June 17, 2015 Slaughter Welcomes Ag Leaders to Rochester
June 2, 2015 Slaughter on White House Summit on Antibiotics, Responsible Federal Meat Sourcing
May 19, 2015 Congresswoman Louise Slaughter Reacts to Proposed Rule from FDA on Antibiotic Use in Livestock
May 13, 2015 DeLauro, Slaughter Introduce Legislation to Strengthen USDA's Power to Protect Public Health
March 24, 2015 The Preservation of Antibiotis for Medical Treatment Act of 2015
March 24, 2015 Rep. Slaughter, Only Microbiologist in Congress, Reintroduces Legislation to Save Antibiotics
March 4, 2015 Congresswoman Slaughter Says McDonald's Announcement on Antibiotics is "Encouraging," Shows Companies Respond When Public Demands Change
Feb. 19, 2015 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Labeling Mechanically Tenderized Beef Products
Feb. 19, 2015 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Labeling Mechanically Tenderized Beef Products
Jan. 1, 2015 Issue Position: Public Health
Jan. 1, 2015 Issue Position: Antibiotic Resistance
Dec. 8, 2014 Governor Cuomo Announces New York Selected For USDA Pilot to Increase Procurement of Locally-Grown Produce in Schools
Dec. 4, 2014 Rep. Slaughter Reacts to Astonishing Reuters Report Documenting Troubling Practices Resulting in Meat Being Sold to Consumers with Illegally High Trace Levels of Antibiotics
Nov. 19, 2014 American Jobs
Oct. 17, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture - Questioning Poultry Slaughter Rule
Oct. 17, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture - Questioning Poultry Slaughter Rule
Sept. 11, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader of the House, and Candice Miller, Chairman of the Committee on House Administration - Banning Polystyrene from House Cafeterias
July 31, 2014 DeLauro, Slaughter Greatly Disappointed With USDA's Poultry Rule
July 31, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Sound Alarm Over Toxic Weed Killer
July 18, 2014 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
July 9, 2014 DeLauro, Slaughter Renew Call For USDA To Halt Foster Farms Operations
June 30, 2014 Slaughter Responds to FDA's Six-Month Review of Voluntary Guidance on Antibiotics in Agriculture
May 19, 2014 Letter to Michele Banik-Rake, Mcdonalds Director of Sustainability Worldwide Supply Chain- Make Meat Truly Sustainable by Only Using Beef Raised Without Antibiotcs
May 16, 2014 Slaughter: Drug Company's Effort to Undermine FDA on Antibiotics Proves FDA's Voluntary Guidance is Inadequate to Halt Growing Antibiotic Resistance Crisis
May 15, 2014 POLL: 58 Percent of Americans Would Pay More for Meat Produced Without Antibiotics
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 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
April 10, 2014 Slaughter Praises American Cities for Passing Resolutions to Stop Overuse of Antibiotics in Livestock
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 4, 2014 Slaughter Earns Legislative Leader Award and 100 Percent Rating from Humane Society for Work on Animal Rights and Welfare
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
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