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Lois Capps' Public Statements on Issue: Abortion

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
Jan. 28, 2014 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014
Oct. 13, 2013 Huffington Post - House Republicans Attack Women's Health Again
June 18, 2013 Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
Jan. 22, 2013 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Oct. 13, 2012 The Huffington Post - House Republicans Attack Women's Health Again
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. Lofgren & CA Democratic Women Members Respond to Susan G. Komen Planned Parenthood Decision
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 13, 2011 Protect Life Act
Sept. 13, 2011 Letter to Democratic Members of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees
May 4, 2011 Capps Slams Republican Assault on Women's Reproductive Choice
May 4, 2011 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
Dec. 19, 2009 Capps Statement On The Senate Abortion Compromise
Dec. 9, 2009 Capps Applauds Senate's Rejection of Nelson/Hatch Amendment Restricting Women's Health Care Access
Dec. 9, 2009 Insurance Coverage Of Abortion
Nov. 9, 2009 Capps Celebrates House Passage Of Comprehensive Health Insurance Reform Bill
Nov. 9, 2009 Capps Statement On The Passage Of The Stupak Amendment
Nov. 7, 2009 Capps Works To Defeat Stupak Amendment That Further Restricts Women's Access To Reproductive Healthcare
Aug. 11, 2009 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner
Jan. 23, 2009 Capps Praises President Obama's Decision to Lift Global Gag Rule
April 19, 2007 Congresswoman Capps' Press Conference Statement On Supreme Court's Decision Upholding Federal Abortion Procedure Ban
April 18, 2007 Congresswoman Capps' Statement On Supreme Court's Decision Upholding Federal Abortion Procedure Ban
April 27, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 784, Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act
March 2, 2005 Congresswoman Capps calls on Secretary Rice to Reaffirm U.S. Commitment to Improving Women's Lives Worldwide
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