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Louise Slaughter's Public Statements on Issue: Abortion and Reproductive

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
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 13, 2014 Hobby Lobby v. Sebeliuss
Jan. 28, 2014 Hoyer, Pelosi, Slaughter & DeGette, Along with 87 Members of Congress File Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Contraceptive Coverage Requirement Challenge
Jan. 15, 2014 GOP Chair: Attack on Women's Health Care Rights "Promotes Job Creation"
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
Oct. 28, 2013 Slaughter and DeGette, Co-Chairs Of Pro-Choice Caucus, Issue Statement on Texas Abortion Law Ruled Unconstitutional
Sept. 28, 2013 Pro-Choice Caucus Statement on House GOP's Attempt to Limit Women's Access to Contraception in CR
June 28, 2013 DeGette And Pro-Choice Caucus Statement On Administration's Final Rules On Contraception Coverage And Religious Organizations
March 26, 2013 Slaughter Introduces Legislation To Give Women In The Military Same Reproductive Health Rights As Civilians
Feb. 26, 2013 Slaughter And DeGette Respond To Congressional Republican Efforts To Investigate Planned Parenthood And Other Health Centers
Feb. 1, 2013 Pro-Choice Caucus Applauds Administration Policy Clarification Ensuring Full Insurance Coverage Of Birth Control
June 7, 2012 Slaughter and DeGette Mark the Anniversary of Griswold Decision
Oct. 14, 2011 Protect Life Act
June 6, 2011 Slaughter, Gillibrand Introduce Legislation To Give Women In Uniform Same Reproductive Rights As Civilians
June 21, 2007 The Department Of State, Foreign Operations And Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008--Continued
Aug. 24, 2006 Slaughter Responds to FDA Approval of Over-the-Counter Sale of Plan B
Oct. 7, 2005 Rep. Slaughter, Other Members Come Out Swinging for Plan B
Aug. 26, 2005 FDA Plays Politics, Delays Approval on Over-the-Counter Sale of Emergency Contraception
June 15, 2005 Celebrating 40th Anniversary of Landmark U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Griswold v. Connecticut
May 3, 2005 Privileges of the House-Integrity of Proceeding of the House
July 14, 2004 Letter to Secretary Colin L. Powell
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Women's Issues
Issue Position: Reproductive Rights
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