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Lois Capps' Public Statements

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
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Date Title
July 11, 2013 Capps, Rockefeller Introduce Bill to Level the Playing Field for Safety Net Providers Working with Vulnerable Populations
July 11, 2013 Rockerfeller, Whitehouse, Franken, Capps Introduce Bill to Encourage Low-Incom Health Clinics to Adopt Electronic Health Records
July 9, 2013 School-Based health Centers Act
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
July 9, 2013 Letter to Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator of the NOAA - State Shark Fin Trade Laws
June 28, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of the House - Tax Exempt Municipal Bonds
June 28, 2013 Offshore Energy and Jobs Act
June 28, 2013 Offshore Energy and Jobs Act
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
June 28, 2013 Capps Announces Federal Funding for San Luis Obispo Firefighters
June 27, 2013 Capps Applauds Senate Passage of Comprehensive Immigration Bill
June 26, 2013 Student Loan Interest Rates
June 26, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1613, Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2231, Offshore Energy and Jobs Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2410, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014; Providing for Proceedings During the Period from June 20, 2013, Through July 5, 2013; And for Other Purposes
June 26, 2013 Capps Celebrates Marriage Equality Supreme Court Rulings
June 25, 2013 Capps Applauds President Obama's Plan to Address Climate Change
June 25, 2013 Capps, Boustany Make a PACT for Cancer Patients
June 19, 2013 Capps Highlights Central Coast Priorities Contained in House Farm Bill
June 18, 2013 Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
June 18, 2013 Capps-Harris-Boxer-Coburn Organ Transplant Legislation Approved by U.S. Senate
June 13, 2013 Safe Climate Caucus
June 12, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1960, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014; And Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1256, Swap Jurisdiction Certainty Act
June 11, 2013 Capps Introduces Legislation to Teach Students to Save Lives
June 6, 2013 Capps Statement on Amendment Stopping Deferred Action for DREAMers
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
June 5, 2013 Paycheck Fairness Act
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 22, 2013 Northen Route Approval
May 22, 2013 Brady & Capps Introduce the Pulmonary Hypertension Research and Diagnosis Act
May 21, 2013 Climate Change
May 17, 2013 Capps Introduces Legislation to Improve Public Health Preparedness for Climate Change
May 16, 2013 Repeal of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
May 16, 2013 Letter to Honorable Frank Lucas, Chair, and Honorable Collin Peterson, Ranking Member, Committee on Agriculture
May 16, 2013 Letter to Senator Reid and Senator McConnell - Confirmation of Tom Perez
May 13, 2013 In Recognition of National Nurses Week
May 8, 2013 Letter to House Appropriations Subcomittee on Homeland Security Chairman Carter and Ranking Member Price - Combating Panga Smuggling
May 8, 2013 In Recognition of 25 Years of Service by the Santa Barbara Women's Political Committee
May 7, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1406, Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013
May 1, 2013 Reps. Moore, Roybal-Allard and Capps Recognize National Preeclampsia Awareness Month
April 30, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Cuba Travel Policy
April 22, 2013 Letter to John Culberson, Chair, and Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies
April 22, 2013 Letter to Honorable Jack Kingston, Chairman, and Honorable Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services - Technical Education Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Environmental Education Act Programs Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding
April 18, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Services Funding
April 18, 2013 Safe Climate Caucus Members Speak Out on Urgent Need to Address Climate Change
April 17, 2013 Safe Climate Caucus
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