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Lois Capps' Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Lois Capps
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 24, Democratic
First Elected: 03/10/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 24
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Widowed; 3 Children: Laura, Todd, Lisa (deceased)
Birth Date: 01/10/1938
Birth Place: Ladysmith, WI
Home City: Santa Barbara, CA
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
April 29, 2014 Letter to Steven Anderson, President and Chief Executive Officer of National Association of Chain Drug Stores - Ban Cigarette and Tobacco Product Sales
March 27, 2014 Ros-Lehtinen, Capps Sponsor Legislation to Combat Deceptive Advertising That Leads To Eating Disorders
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Sept. 10, 2013 Letter to The Honorable Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of Interior - Safety and Environmental Requirements for Hydraulic Fracturing
June 5, 2013 Letter to Director Cordray, Secretary Donovan, Acting Director DeMarco, Chairman Gruenberg, Comptroller Curry, Chairman Bernanke, Secretary Lew, and Secretary Shinseki - Spouse Foreclosure Protection
Oct. 9, 2012 The Huffington Post - Pass American Jobs Act Now
Aug. 22, 2012 Capps Highlights New Report Detailing Most Anti-Coastal House of Representatives in History
Oct. 6, 2011 Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Sept. 23, 2011 Capps Decries House Passage of the TRAIN Act
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Emergency Funds
Sept. 14, 2011 American Jobs Act
July 29, 2011 Statement on Boehner Default Plan
July 27, 2011 Jobs
July 21, 2011 Consumer Protections Threatened
June 22, 2011 Advancing Innovation, Creating Jobs
April 14, 2011 Correcting the Enrollment of H.R. 1473
Feb. 15, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 2, 2010 Capps Votes for Middle Class Tax Relief
Nov. 22, 2010 Capps Applauds Announcement of New Consumer Protections to Ensure Patients Receive Proper Medical Care
Sept. 23, 2010 Capps Votes to Cut Taxes for Small Business and Increase Lending
Sept. 23, 2010 House Members Introduce Small Business Clean Energy Financing Act
June 29, 2010 Support for Wall Street Reform
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
May 25, 2010 Pass the American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act
April 30, 2010 Capps Statement On 1st Quarter GDP Growth
Jan. 29, 2010 Latest GDP Report Another Sign Of Progress In Economic Recovery
Jan. 19, 2010 Capps Supports Wall Street Bonus Tax Legislation
June 15, 2009 Capps Announces New Small Businesses Lending Program
May 20, 2009 Capps Votes For Job Creating Small Business Assistance Legislation
March 16, 2009 Capps Applauds President Obama's Plans To Unlock Credit For Small Businesses
Sept. 29, 2008 Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008
April 21, 2005 Capps Blasts Unfunded Mandate that Shifts MTBE Cleanup costs to Polluted Communities
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Economic Recovery
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