Representative Lois Capps's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Lois Capps
Current Office: U.S. House - 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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4/10/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/08/14 Capps' Statement on Equal Pay Day 4/07/14 Capps Announces California GPCI Fix Signed Into Law 4/04/14 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health 4/03/14 Capps, Burgess Introduce Legislation to Increase Women's Access to Maternity Health Care 4/02/14 E-Newsletter: Women, Not Bosses, Know Best 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 3/27/14 Ros-Lehtinen, Capps Sponsor Legislation to Combat Deceptive Advertising That Leads To Eating Disorders 3/26/14 Capps Statement on Interagency Working Group on Ocean Acidification Strategic Plan 3/26/14 Capps Applauds Covered California for Helping Working Families Obtain Health Insurance 3/26/14 Capps Pushes for Vote on Comprehensive Immigration Reform 3/25/14 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Give Working Families an Opportunity to Obtain the Health Insurance They Need 3/24/14 Capps Brings HBO Documentary on Oxnard Tragedy to Capitol Hill 3/24/14 E-Newsletter: Let's Put an End to Employment Discrimination 3/21/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit 3/19/14 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination 3/17/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs 3/14/14 SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 3/13/14 Capps Continues Push for Comprehensive Immigration Reform 3/13/14 Congressional Digital Day of Action 3/13/14 Safe Climate Caucus 3/10/14 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military 3/06/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind 3/05/14 Electricity Security and Affordability Act 3/04/14 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid - Bipartisan Lawmakers Defend Medicare 3/04/14 Recognizing February 28th, 2014 as Rare Disease Day 2/27/14 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - TRICARE 2/27/14 Letter to Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and Barabara Boxer, Chairman, House Committee on Environment and Public Works - Water Resources Development Act 2/21/14 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 2/21/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances 2/20/14 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) 2/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget 2/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran 2/10/14 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs - Fill Vacant Los Angeles Director Post 2/05/14 Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act 1/31/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act 1/30/14 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary, Department of Labor - California's Delayed Unemployment Insurance Benefits 1/29/14 Capps Hails Passage of Bipartisan Farm Bill 1/29/14 Letter to Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults 1/28/14 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014 1/28/14 Hoyer, Pelosi, Slaughter & DeGette, Along with 87 Members of Congress File Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Contraceptive Coverage Requirement Challenge 1/27/14 Los Padres National Forest Land Conveyance 1/24/14 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act 1/22/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water 1/17/14 Letter to Michael Froman, Office of the US Trade Representative - Halt TPP Impact on US Fisheries