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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
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
April 24, 2008 Hearing of the United States Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Helsinki Commission) (As Released by the Helsinki Commission) - Crossing Borders, Keeping Connected: Women, Migration and Development in the Osce Region
April 24, 2008 Capps Introduces Legislation to Improve Military Health Care and Address National Nursing Shortage
April 24, 2008 Capps Honors Slain Oxnard Student; Speaks in Support of National Day of Silence
April 23, 2008 Let's Give Our Kids All The Information They Need To Make Safe, Healthy Choices
April 23, 2008 Congresswoman Capps Testimony on the Importance of Comprehensive Sex Education and the Ineffectiveness of Abstinence-Only Education
April 23, 2008 Capps Applauds House Action to Protect the Medicaid Safety Net
April 23, 2008 Capps Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the State of Israel
April 23, 2008 Day of Silence
April 22, 2008 Recognizing the 60th Anniversary of the Founding of the Modern State of Israel
April 22, 2008 Capps Calls for Equal Pay for Women Workers
April 22, 2008 Equal Pay Day
April 21, 2008 Capps Celebrates Earth Day
April 16, 2008 Capps Chides President Bush for His ‘Day Late Dollar Short' Approach to the Global Warming Crisis
April 16, 2008 Capps, White Ribbon Alliance Call for Investments to Save Women's Lives Lost in Pregnancy and Childbirth
April 15, 2008 Capps, New Dems, NYC Mayor Bloomberg Offer Roadmap Forward on Health IT: Set Goal of Fully Interoperable Nationwide Health IT Exchange with 75% Adoption by 2018
April 15, 2008 Emergency Assistance for Secure Elections Act of 2008
April 14, 2008 Capps, 53 Other Members Urge Secretary Paulson to Strengthen Investment in Global Maternal Health
April 14, 2008 Week of the Young Child
April 11, 2008 Capps Calls for Disaster Aid for Fishing Community Following Closure of Salmon Season for California and Oregon
April 10, 2008 Beach Protection Act of 2007
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
April 10, 2008 Capps Applauds Landmark Agreement to Phase Out Oil and Gas Development and Save Unique Lands in Santa Barbara County
April 10, 2008 Relating to the Consideration of H.R. 5724, United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
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