Louise Slaughter

FDA Takes Steps to Phase Out Antibiotics in Meat

By MARY CLARE JALONICKAssociated PressWASHINGTONCiting a potential threat to public health, the Food and Drug Administration is taking steps toward phasing out the use of some antibiotics in animals processed for meat. Many cattle, hog and poultry producers give their

FDA Takes Steps to Phase Out Antibiotics in Meat

James Carville: 'The Tea Party Is Over'

James Carville, one of Bill Clinton’s top political consultants, sent a fundraising e-mail yesterday proclaiming that “The Tea Party is Over,” according to the New York Observer.  The letter, written to solicit fundraising money for Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-NY), says

James Carville: 'The Tea Party Is Over'

The Dirty Fight Over Soap

Who doesn’t love soap? Well, the obvious answer is the #OccupyWallStreet crowd, but put them aside for the moment. Everyone else loves soap. Or should. But not everyone does. It turns out that environmentalists don’t care much for soap either.

Abortion 'Rights' And Servicewomen: A Solution In Search Of A Problem

New York Democratic Congresswoman Louise Slaughter and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand have proposed legislation to provide federal funding for abortions for U.S. military women. Their idea is to cover the cost of abortions in cases of rape, incest, or when the

Ad Hominem Alert! Louise Slaughter: "They're Here To Kill Women"

Continuing our commitment, free of charge, to helping AOL/Huffington Post keep their website ad hominem-free, we’ve discovered yet another AOL/Huffington Post contributor making ad hominem comments, this time Rep. Louise Slaughter. “Now they’re here to kill women,” Slaughter says in

Steny Hoyer: Members Are at Risk

Hand-wringing today in Politico: House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer is warning that some of his Democratic colleagues are being threatened with violence when they go back to their districts — and he wants Republicans to stand up and condemn the