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Lois Capps' Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
General Nov. 4, 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
June 17, 2014 Capps Applauds Presidential Action to Address Seafood Fraud
March 24, 2014 Capps Brings HBO Documentary on Oxnard Tragedy to Capitol Hill
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Scott Blackmun, CEO, United States Olympic Committee - Ensure Safety of Americans During Winter Olympics
June 28, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - McDonnell Hall's Request to be Registered as a National Historic Landmark
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding
Sept. 8, 2011 The 10th Anniversary of 9/11
Feb. 16, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
April 15, 2010 Capps Hails Passage Of Clean Estuaries Act
April 14, 2010 Capps Asserts Congress Must Remain Committed To Reducing Tobacco Use
Jan. 19, 2010 Capps Statement Recognizing Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
March 18, 2009 Capps Votes For Measure To Renew America's Commitment To Service And Volunteerism
Jan. 19, 2009 Capps Statement On The Inauguration of Barack Obama
July 8, 2008 Capps Praises Legislation To Help Reduce Air Pollution In Coastal Areas
April 23, 2008 Capps Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the State of Israel
April 22, 2008 Recognizing the 60th Anniversary of the Founding of the Modern State of Israel
April 10, 2008 Senate Passes Legislation that Includes Capps Bill to Preserve Piedras Blancas Light Station: Legislation Would Designate Historic Light Station as an Outstanding Natural Area, Qualifying Station for Enhanced Protection and Additional Federal Resources
March 31, 2008 Capps Celebrates César E. Chávez's Birthday
Feb. 22, 2008 Please Join Me As We Work To "Breakaway" from Cancer
June 5, 2007 Relating to the 40th Anniversary of the Reunification of Jerusalem
May 15, 2007 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of National Eosinophil Awareness Week
March 5, 2007 House Passes Capps Bill To Preserve Piedras Blancas Light Station
Dec. 31, 2006 A New Direction For Our Country In The New Year
Nov. 21, 2006 Capps Announces Emergency Funding For Channel Islands Harbor Dredging
June 6, 2006 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month
April 5, 2006 Capps Testifies in Support of Piedras Blancas Legislation
Oct. 20, 2005 Capps gets US Forest Service to Rescind Unnecessary Permitting Process so CADA Summit for Danny can Continue in Los Padres National Forest
July 20, 2005 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 2006 and 2007
June 2, 2004 Honoring Tuskegee Airmen and Their Contribution in Creating an Integrated United States Air Force
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