"As a microbiologist, I am particularly concerned with Mr. Bush's blatant disregard for science."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Louise Slaughter on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Louise Slaughter on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Louise Slaughter on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Louise Slaughter on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Louise Slaughter on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Honesty, integrity, and accountability, the values, which should be the hallmark of this government, have instead been thrown under the bus by an arrogant majority, casualties in a misguided campaign to shield from accountability those who abuse this House."
"And whether it is equal pay, health care, Social Security, or family leave, this Congress has refused to address issues critical to hard-working American women."
"Contraceptives have a proven track record of enhancing the health of women and children, preventing unintended pregnancy, and reducing the need for abortion."
"For most women, including women who want to have children, contraception is not an option it is a basic health care necessity."
"Half of all women who are sexually active, but do not want to get pregnant, need publicly funded services to help them access public health programs like Medicaid and Title X, the national family planning program."