Representative Louise McIntosh Slaughter's Public Statements

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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
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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4/14/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Cardin, Colleagues Ask Kerry To Urge NATO, OSCE To End All Defense Contracts With Russia 4/14/14 Report Issues Recommendations to Improve Military Helmet Safety, Credits Rep. Slaughter with Raising Concerns and "Active Oversight" 4/11/14 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 4/10/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program 4/10/14 Slaughter Praises American Cities for Passing Resolutions to Stop Overuse of Antibiotics in Livestock 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms 4/08/14 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 4/07/14 Letter to Mark Assini, Supervisor of the Town of Gates - Flood Insurance Rates Mapping of the Town of Gates 4/07/14 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of Federal Emergency Management Agency - Flood Insurance Rates Maps of the Town of Gates 4/04/14 Slaughter Earns Legislative Leader Award and 100 Percent Rating from Humane Society for Work on Animal Rights and Welfare 4/04/14 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 4/04/14 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health 4/03/14 House Leaders Against Fast-Track, TPP Respond to Ambassador Froman's Testimony to House Ways and Means Committee 4/03/14 House Leaders Against Fast-Track, TPP Respond to Ambassador Froman's Testimony to House Ways and Means Committee 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer 4/02/14 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2575, Save American Workers Act of 2014 4/02/14 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 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/28/14 Rep. Slaughter Announces $2.9 Million Grant To University of Rochester For Research on Allergies and Infectious Diseases 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 3/26/14 After Push By Reps. Doggett And Slaughter, Treasury And IRS Release Guidance Allowing Domestic Violence Survivors To Access ACA Benefits 3/25/14 Pro-Choice Caucus Leaders on Hobby Lobby: Personal Health Decisions Should Not Be Subject to a Boss's Religious Beliefs 3/25/14 DeGette, Pro-Choice Caucus Leaders on Hobby Lobby: Personal Health Decisions Should Not Be Subject to a Boss's Religious Beliefs 3/21/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit 3/18/14 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 3/17/14 Slaughter meets with Nazareth College Students attending the Clinton Global Initiative University 3/13/14 "Don't You Get Tired of That Sometimes? Wouldn't You Like to Do Something Better With Your Time?" 3/13/14 Letter to Brian Ronholm, Acting Under Secretary for Food Safety of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Delay Implementing Flawed Salmonella Action Plan 3/13/14 Hobby Lobby v. Sebeliuss 3/12/14 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 3/12/14 Slaughter Announces $1.1 Million Grant for University of Rochester to Focus on HIV Prevention in Minority Communities 3/11/14 Rep. Slaughter Congratulates Rochester-based Sydor Instruments on Federal Grant 3/06/14 Top Democrats Call for End to House GOP's Abuse of Power, Demand Vote to Condemn Issa's Action 3/06/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind 3/05/14 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs 3/05/14 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 3/04/14 Slaughter Announces $2.2 Million in Funding to Dredge Port of Rochester and $350,000 for Irondequoit Bay 2/27/14 Rep. Slaughter Announces $1.6 Million In Funding For Affordable Housing 2/27/14 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 2/27/14 Slaughter Pushed For EPA, DEC, and Kodak Environmental Trust Fund Agreement To Clean Up Eastman Business Park 2/26/14 Slaughter Announces Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant for Boat Stewardship, Invasive Species Prevention Programs 2/25/14 New Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute Will Support American Manufacturing, Create Jobs, Reduce Deficit 2/20/14 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) 2/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget 2/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education 2/12/14 Rep. Slaughter Announces Clifford Avenue Head Start Center Saved 2/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran 2/11/14 Providing for Consideration of S. 540, Patricia Clark Boston Air Route Traffic Control Center, and for Other Purposes