or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Lois Capps' Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
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
Bradley Allen
Paul Coyne, Jr.
Justin Fareed
Dale Francisco
Steve Isakson
No Party Preference
Sandra Marshall
Chris Mitchum
Alexis Stuart
Date Title
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Aug. 29, 2013 Capps Announces Funding for Santa Barbara Company Working on Wave Energy Technology
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 11, 2013 Rockerfeller, Whitehouse, Franken, Capps Introduce Bill to Encourage Low-Incom Health Clinics to Adopt Electronic Health Records
Dec. 15, 2011 Capps Applauds House Passage of Legislation to Reauthorize Small Business Jobs Program, Create Jobs
Oct. 5, 2011 Returning Reclaimed Broadband Stimulus Funds to U.S. Treasury
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Chairman Genachowski
April 8, 2011 Disproving FCC Internet and Broadband Regulations
April 5, 2011 Letter to House Colleagues
March 17, 2011 Prohibiting Federal Funding on National Public Radio
July 29, 2010 Capps and Woolsey Urge BP To Turn Management of Gulf Research Initiative Over to National Academy of Sciences
Feb. 4, 2010 Capps Praises Passage Of Cybersecurity Enhancement Measure
Oct. 29, 2009 Allowing Funding For The Interoperable Emergency Communications Grant Program
April 1, 2009 Capps Applauds Passage Of Much Needed Law To Protect Freedom Of The Press
Feb. 4, 2009 Statement of Rep. Lois Capps on S. 328, DTV Delay Act
Dec. 10, 2008 Short-Term Analog Flash And Emergency Readiness Act
Nov. 21, 2008 Capps-Rockefeller Legislation to Ease Digital Television Transition Approved by Senate
Sept. 23, 2008 Introduces Legislation to Ease Digital Television Transition
June 25, 2008 Capps Praises Passage of Legislation to Improve 911 Emergency Services
March 12, 2008 Ventura County Star - Are You Ready? Because Ready Or Not The Transition To Digital Television Is Coming. Simple Steps Everyone Can Take to Make Sure They're Ready...
April 24, 2007 Congresswoman Capps' Calls For Improved Access To Broadband
March 27, 2007 Stroke Treatment and Ongoing Prevention Act
July 19, 2006 Congress Must Act Now To Protect Internet Freedom And Innovation
June 8, 2006 Communications Opportunity, Promotion, and Enhancement Act of 2006
May 11, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
Nov. 9, 2005 Feinstein, Capps Announce $3 million for Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary building at UCSB
Nov. 16, 2004 Letter to the Honorable Dennis Hastert, House Speaker
Oct. 13, 2004 Letter to FCC Chairman Michael Powell
Oct. 13, 2004 Pelosi, Hoyer and 83 House Democrats Ask FCC to Investigate Broadcasting of Anti-Kerry Film
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Technology
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Net Neutrality
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Telecommunications
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Economic Recovery
Issue Position: Technology
Back to top