Louise Slaughter was part of eleven women inducted in the National Woman’s Hall of fame for the 2019 year.
Lauren Secatore, is here granddaughter. She accepted the award in Slaughter’s honor. She talked about her grandmother Former Congresswoman Louise slaughter.
“If you were her constituent, you know that she believed Rochester was the greatest city in America,” said Secatore.
Slaughter served in the state assembly for three years before being elected to congress. She represented areas in Monroe County, including Rochester.
Having this ceremony so close to where she served meant a lot to the family.