Louise Slaughter

Dorothy Louise Slaughter née McIntosh was an American politician elected to sixteen terms as a United States Representative from New York, serving from 1987 until her death in 2018. She served as the Dean of the New York Congressional Delegation for the last few terms as Congresswoman before her death. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Louise Slaughter has 948 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Call-In as a Democratic Representative for New York's 30th district. The year with the most videos was 2011 with 56 videos as a Democratic Representative for New York's 28th district. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 15,755 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (17), Steny Hoyer (11), James "Jim" Clyburn (9). Most common tags: Gender Issues, Ethics, Democratic National Convention.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Representative, D-NY 25th January 3, 2013 - March 16, 2018 Videos: 191 U.S. Representative, D-NY 28th January 5, 1993 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 656 U.S. Representative, D-NY 30th January 3, 1987 - January 5, 1993 Videos: 100

Recent Appearances

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated the rules for upcoming bills, including one allowing prosecutors to use both sex trafficking and…

  • House Session, Part 4

    House Session, Part 4

    The House voted 240-186 to fund the government through March 23 and have a two-year federal budget. The bill would next go…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    In a 245-182 vote, the House passed a continuing resolution to keep the government open through March 23. The legislation also…

  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    The House reconvened to continue debate on government funding.

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated a temporary spending measure to fund the government through February 16. The measure includes a six-year…

  • Congressional Earmarks

    Congressional Earmarks

    The House Rules Committee conducted a second day of hearings to examine the issue of earmarks, or congressional spending that…

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Past Elections

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on FEC.gov


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