189 members of Congress express opposition to the administration’s contraception rules
WASHINGTON, DC — Pro-choice leaders in Congress, led by Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Pro-Choice Caucus Co-Chairs Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Louise Slaughter (D-NY), and Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), today called on President Donald J. Trump to reverse his recent moves to limit women's access to birth control.
WASHINGTON, DC — Rules Committee Ranking Member Louise Slaughter (NY-25) issued the following statement on Republican’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget ahead of a committee meeting on the proposal this afternoon.
Slaughter pushed for this award to help Lumetrics continue their groundbreaking work
WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (NY-25) today announced that Rochester-based photonics manufacturer Lumetrics, Inc. has been awarded $100,000 in federal funding through the Department of Defense’s (DoD) Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR).
Highlights the importance of the TIGER grant program that helped fund the Inner Loop project & new train station, which Trump’s budget would eliminate
ROCHESTER, NY — Congresswoman Louise M. Slaughter (NY-25) today discussed the dangers of President Trump’s budget cuts at the Inner Loop following a tour of the project earlier in the day.
Washington, DC -- Four House leaders on women’s rights today introduced a bill to block recent Trump administration moves to limit women's access to birth control. Co-chairs of the Congressional Pro Choice Caucus Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Louise Slaughter (D-NY), along with Judy Chu (D-CA) and chair of the Democratic Women’s Working Group Lois Frankel (D-FL), authored the Protec
WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (NY-25) and Congresswoman Diana DeGette (CO-1), co-chairs of the Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus, today blasted the Trump administration for moving to prevent refugees in federal shelters from accessing safe and legal reproductive health services even in cases of rape and incest.
Award will fund efforts to expand refugee assistance programs
ROCHESTER, NY — Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (NY-25) today announced a $199,991 grant for Refugees Helping Refugees (RHR) from the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Refugee Resettlement.
This deal remains the most responsible path forward to stop Iran’s nuclear development
WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Louise M. Slaughter (NY-25) today released the following statement in reaction to President Trump decertifying the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, a deal designed to prevent Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon.
Slaughter is the author of the STOCK Act, the most important ethics reform in a generation
WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Louise M. Slaughter (NY-25) today released the following statement in reaction to the House Ethics Committee’s statement following the Office of Congressional Ethics’ investigation into Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27).
Award from the Department of Justice made possible through a law Slaughter co-authored
WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Louise M. Slaughter (D-NY) today announced a $600,000 Department of Justice (DOJ) award for the Worker Justice Center of New York, Inc., which provides specialized legal services for survivors of human trafficking in agriculture. The funding was authorized by the Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA), a law co-authored by Rep.