Congresswoman Louise Slaughter is calling for more resources for acute psychiatric care for veterans in the Rochester area. Slaughter said Wednesday local veterans should not be forced to seek treatment far away from home and family.
U.S. Rep. Louise Slaughter, D-Fairport, has started to extol the virtues of optics and photonics to the White House in hopes of eventually landing substantial federal funding for an optics manufacturing institute.
In a letter to President Barack Obama, Slaughter asked the president to consider optics when setting up a series of manufacturing innovation institutes around the country. The White House announced in February the first such institute, the Digital Lab for Manufacturing, to be based in the Chicago area. It is to serve as an R&D lab for manufacturing processes and then disseminate the results and findings to U.S. companies.
Louise Slaughter's record of public service reveals that I can have absolute trust that she will support the following programs and policies that are important to me and affect millions of working-class citizens, and she will not allow any partisan political interests to comprise her support for what I believe are fundamental human-needs based issues!
Over these next few weeks, until Election Day, you are going to be bombarded by special interest attacks on my record. In order to make an informed choice on Election Day, you deserve to know who's behind these attacks, and why they're doing it.