Louise Slaughter Quote
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsLouise Slaughter
Born: August 14, 1929 (age 84)
Bio: Louise McIntosh Slaughter is the United States representative for New York's 28th congressional district, serving since 1993, and Chair of the House Rules Committee from 2007 until 2011. She is a member of the Democratic Party.
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“The rich philistinism emanating from advertisements is due not to their exaggerating (or inventing) the glory of this or that serviceable article but to suggesting that the acme of human happiness is purchasable and that its purchase somehow ennobles the purchaser.”