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Lois Capps' Public Statements on Issue: Housing and Property

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
Issue Position: Housing and Foreclosures
July 14, 2014 Capps Announces Grants to Help Working-Class Central Coast Residents
July 9, 2014 Capps Applauds Decision to Protect Surviving Spouses from Foreclosure
Jan. 27, 2014 Los Padres National Forest Land Conveyance
Jan. 10, 2014 Capps Announces Federal Housing Grants to Support Employment and Affordable Housing in Santa Barbara County
Oct. 28, 2013 Capps Announces $1.4 million Grant for Peoples' Self-Help Housing
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Do Not Lower Conforming Loan Limits
Sept. 26, 2013 Capps Announces Funding to Boost Affordable Housing in Central Coast Neighborhoods
Aug. 1, 2013 Capps Fights Legislation that Weakens Economic Development Programs on Central Coast
Aug. 1, 2013 Support Community Development Block Grants
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
March 14, 2013 Safe Climate Caucus
Sept. 25, 2012 Letter to Secretary Vilsack
Sept. 11, 2012 Capps Works to Protect Affordable Housing and Economic Development Funding for Atascadero, Paso Robles, Morro Bay, Nipomo, and Carpinteria
June 27, 2012 Capps Works to Protect Local Homeowners
June 14, 2012 Capps Announces Over $1 Million In Federal Funding For Affordable Housing in City of Santa Barbara
April 6, 2012 In Your Neighborhood...
March 27, 2012 Capps Announces Nearly $1 Million to Support Homeless Veterans on the Central Coast
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. Waxman and CA Democratic Members Respond to President's Housing Proposal
Jan. 24, 2012 Capps Statement on President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address
Oct. 27, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Harris
Oct. 12, 2011 Capps and California Colleagues Urge Administration to Take Action To Alleviate Housing Crisis
Oct. 12, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 29, 2011 Capps Statement on Expiration of Mortgage Guarantee
Sept. 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Rogers, Ranking Member Dicks, Chairman Latham and Ranking Member Olver
Aug. 8, 2011 Capps Announces Over $3 Million In Federal Funding For Affordable Housing in San Luis Obispo County
July 29, 2011 Statement on Boehner Default Plan
June 2, 2011 Capps Helps Pass Amendment to Restore Oxnard's Eligibility for Critical Homeland Security Funding
Jan. 28, 2011 Letter to James Dimon, President and Chief Executive Officer JP Morgan Chase & Company
Jan. 28, 2011 Letter to Vikram Pandit, Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup, Inc.
Oct. 29, 2010 Letter to Steven Spears, Executive Director of California Housing Finance Agency
Oct. 27, 2010 Letter to Mr. L. Steven Spears Executive Director, California Housing Finance Agency
Oct. 6, 2010 Capps and California Democratic Congressional Delegation Call for Bank Investigations
Oct. 6, 2010 Capps and California Democratic Congressional Delegation Call for Bank Investigations
July 30, 2010 Capps Votes To Invest in Infrastructure and Create Jobs
July 15, 2010 Capps Votes For Key Flood Insurance Legislation
April 22, 2010 Capps Applauds Obama Speech Pressing For Wall Street Reform
Jan. 29, 2010 Latest GDP Report Another Sign Of Progress In Economic Recovery
Dec. 13, 2009 Capps Votes For Key Funding Bill To Help Ventura County Communities
Nov. 6, 2009 Capps Votes For Additional Economic Recovery Measures; Extends Unemployment Insurance Benefits, Homebuyers' Tax Credit, And Business Tax Relief To Boost Local Economy
July 31, 2009 Capps: Better-Than-Expected GDP Report a Promising Sign for Economic Recovery
June 5, 2009 Capps Cheers Passage Of Fair And Effective Plan To Help Our Economy By Helping Americans Keep Their Homes
May 6, 2009 Capps Votes to Strengthen Mortgage and Financial Fraud Enforcement
March 25, 2009 Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act
March 25, 2009 Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009
March 19, 2009 Capps Applauds Passage Of Legislation To Recoup Taxpayer Funds And Restore Public Trust
March 19, 2009 Capps Announces Additional Economic Recovery Funding To Help Seniors And Address The Housing Crisis
March 19, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Providing over $9 Million for Senior Nutrition Programs and $145 Million for the Neighborhood Stabilization Program
March 5, 2009 Capps Cheers Passage Of Fair and Effective Plan To Help Our Economy By Helping Americans Keep Their Homes
March 4, 2009 Pass The Helping Familites Save Their Homes Act
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