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Lois Capps' Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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
June 25, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4899, Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4923, Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015; And for Other Purposes
May 19, 2014 Capps Announces Grants for SLO County Airports
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Oct. 23, 2013 Capps Votes for Key Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill, Voices Concern About Provisions Limiting Environmental Review
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
Aug. 10, 2012 Letter to Acting Director Zients, Office of Management and Budget
July 17, 2012 Capps, Okerblom Applaud Passage of Legislation to Protect Teenage Drivers
July 10, 2012 Capps, Engel, Schakowsky Introduce Legislation in Honor of Raechel and Jacqueline Houck to Ensure the Safety of America's Rental Car Flee
June 29, 2012 Capps Applauds Passage of Bipartisan Transportation Bill
June 27, 2012 Capps Works to Protect Local Homeowners
June 15, 2012 Capps Urges Federal Support for Local Bridge Funding
June 14, 2012 Letter to Chairwoman Boxer, Chairman Mica, and Ranking Members Inhofe and Rahall
April 18, 2012 Capps Applauds House Passage of Bipartisan Amendment to Fully Fund Central Coast Harbor Dredging Projects
March 14, 2012 Capps Urges House Leadership to Bring Bipartisan Senate Transportation Bill to the Floor
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
Feb. 14, 2012 Bipartisan Capps Provisions Included in Transportation Bill
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 2, 2011 Capps Praises U.S. Coast Guard for Recommended Changes to Ship Traffic Lanes around Channel Islands
Aug. 8, 2011 Capps Urges House Leadership to Invest in Central Coast's Infrastructure
Aug. 4, 2011 Congressman Cardoza Urges Congressional Leadership to Reverse Cuts to California Transportation Projects
Aug. 3, 2011 Stark, CA Democratic Delegation Oppose Republican Proposal to Slash Transportation Funding
July 30, 2010 Capps Votes To Invest in Infrastructure and Create Jobs
May 18, 2009 Capps Praises Proposed Obama Administration Change to New Vehicle Emission Standards
May 1, 2009 Hearing Of The Health Subcommittee Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - The 2009 H1N1 Flu Outbreak And The United States Federal Response
April 22, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - The American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
Dec. 18, 2008 Capps Statement On Bush Administration Decision To Reject Orange County Toll Road
Dec. 10, 2008 Capps Votes For Auto Industry Financing And Restructuring Act
March 30, 2006 Statement on the announcement of the Comprehensive La Conchita Study:
June 30, 2005 Transportation, Treasury, Housing and Urban Development, the Judiciary, the District of Columbia, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
June 29, 2005 Capps Applauds House Votes to Restore Amtrak Funding and Routes
June 8, 2004 Commemorating the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of Santa-Barbara's Easy Lift Transportation
Feb. 10, 2004 Paying Tribute to George and Vie Obern
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Jobs and the Economy
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