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Lois Capps' Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
Date Title
Issue Position: The War in Iraq
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Scott Blackmun, CEO, United States Olympic Committee - Ensure Safety of Americans During Winter Olympics
April 30, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Cuba Travel Policy
Oct. 31, 2012 Letter to Ministers Suswono and Wirjawan
May 22, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iranian Nuclear Weapon Capability
Oct. 21, 2011 Capps Statement on Withdrawal of Remaining Troops in Iraq
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
July 7, 2011 Reaffirming Commitment to Negotiated Settlement of Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
June 15, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - Uphold and Defend Human Rights Overseas
May 9, 2011 Capps Statement Commemorating Israel's Independence Day and Jewish American Heritage Month
May 4, 2011 Justice is Served: The Death of Osama bin Laden
May 2, 2011 Capps Statement on Death of Osama Bin Laden
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
March 10, 2011 Letter to Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman - Homegrown Terrorism
Dec. 15, 2010 Supporting a Negotiated Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
June 11, 2010 Rep. Gallegly Thanks Australia for Finding Abby Sunderland
Jan. 25, 2010 Letter to President Barack Obama
Jan. 20, 2010 Expressing Condolences To Haiti
Jan. 14, 2010 Capps Statement On Earthquake In Haiti
Dec. 15, 2009 Support Global Climate Agreement In Copenhagen
Nov. 3, 2009 Opposing Any Endorsement Or Further Consideration Of Report Of The United Nations Fact Finding Mission On The Gaza Conflict
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
March 31, 2009 Capps Praises Introduction Of Freedom To Travel Act
Jan. 9, 2009 Capps Letter Calls on Bush to Resolve Humanitarian Tragedy Unfolding in Gaza
Jan. 9, 2009 Recognizing Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Attacks from Gaza
Dec. 29, 2008 Capps Statement On Violence In Israel
Dec. 3, 2008 Letter to Robert Zoellick, President of the World Bank
June 20, 2008 Capps Votes Against Funding President Bush's Failed Policies in Iraq
May 15, 2008 Supplemental Appropriations Act 2008
May 15, 2008 Capps Votes Against Another Blank Check for President Bush's Failed Policies in Iraq
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 9, 2008 Calling on the Government of China to End Its Crackdown in Tibet
April 9, 2008 Capps Responds to Testimony on the Bush Administration's Iraq Policy
March 19, 2008 Capps Statement on the Iraq War as it Enters its Sixth Year
Jan. 28, 2008 Capps' Statement on President Bush's State of the Union Address
Dec. 13, 2007 Capps' Statement on MoveOn's Petition Opposing Military Action Against Iran
Oct. 22, 2007 Capps' Statement on President Bush's Latest Request for Another Blank Check for the War in Iraq
Sept. 13, 2007 Capps' Statement on President Bush's Plans to Continue America's Open Ended Commitment in Iraq
Sept. 10, 2007 Capps' Statement on General Petraeus and Ambassador Crocker's Testimony on the White House's Most Recent Iraq Report
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment from Iraq Act
July 12, 2007 Capps' Statement On Bush Administration's Assessment Report On Iraq
July 12, 2007 Capps' Statement On Bush Administration's Assessment Report On Iraq
July 11, 2007 Ending the War in Iraq
June 5, 2007 Relating to the 40th Anniversary of the Reunification of Jerusalem
May 24, 2007 Capps Set To Vote Against Iraq War Funding Bill
May 18, 2007 Blog: Is This Really How The Bush Administration "Supports" Our Troops?
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