• Louise Slaughter, 16-Term Liberal Congresswoman, Dies at 88

    6 monthes ago - By NY Times

    A House member from upstate New York, Ms. Slaughter championed women's rights, food safety and the Affordable Care Act.
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  • Her office confirms the death of Rep. Louise Slaughter at age 88

    Her office confirms the death of Rep. Louise Slaughter at age 88

    6 monthes ago - By Food Safety

    U.S. Rep Louise Slaughter
    One of the most prominent food safety advocates in Congress is dead at age 88.
    The office of Rep Lousie Slaughter, D-NY this morning confirmed the Congresswoman who has represented the Rochester area since 1987 has died after a fall in her home.She was the oldest member of the U.S. House of Representatives.
    Earlier in the week, it was reported that Slaughter suffered a head injury after a fall and was under hospital care for a concussion.
    Liam Fitzsimmons, chief of staff for Congresswoman Louise Slaughter, released this statement yesterday :
    “Congresswoman...
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