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Lois Capps' Public Statements on Issue: Women

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
April 8, 2014 Capps' Statement on Equal Pay Day
April 3, 2014 Capps, Burgess Introduce Legislation to Increase Women's Access to Maternity Health Care
April 2, 2014 E-Newsletter: Women, Not Bosses, Know Best
March 13, 2014 Congressional Digital Day of Action
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 28, 2014 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014
Nov. 12, 2013 Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers who Deliver Infants Early Reauthorization Act
Oct. 13, 2013 Huffington Post - House Republicans Attack Women's Health Again
June 18, 2013 Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
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 5, 2013 Paycheck Fairness Act
May 1, 2013 Reps. Moore, Roybal-Allard and Capps Recognize National Preeclampsia Awareness Month
April 9, 2013 Paycheck Fairness Act
March 18, 2013 Capps Introduces Domestic Violence Survivors Protection Act
Feb. 28, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Jan. 22, 2013 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Dec. 19, 2012 Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers Who Deliver Infants Early Reauthorization Act
Nov. 15, 2012 Doing What is Right for the American People
Oct. 13, 2012 The Huffington Post - House Republicans Attack Women's Health Again
Sept. 18, 2012 Capps Announces $300,000 in Violence Against Women Act Funding for the Women's Shelter Program of SLO County
Aug. 1, 2012 New Preventative Services for Women
May 17, 2012 Capps Votes Against Bill Reducing Domestic Violence Protections for Women
May 16, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
April 27, 2012 Interest Rate Reduction Act
March 20, 2012 Press Conference by House Democratic Women, on the Affordable Care Act's Benefits for Women
March 20, 2012 Capps Highlights Health Reform Benefits for Central Coast Women
Feb. 8, 2012 Contraception
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. Lofgren & CA Democratic Women Members Respond to Susan G. Komen Planned Parenthood Decision
Jan. 20, 2012 Capps Applauds Administration Decision Ensuring Birth Control Access
Nov. 30, 2011 Reintroduction of HEART for Women Act
Nov. 16, 2011 Veterans and Jobs
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 1, 2011 Capps Blasts Energy and Commerce Hearing Attacking Women's Access to Birth Control
Oct. 13, 2011 Huffington Post - House Republicans Attack Women's Health Again
Oct. 12, 2011 Capps Condemns House Leadership's Continued Assault on Women's Rights
Aug. 1, 2011 Capps Statement on HHS Release of Guidelines on Women's Preventive Health Services
July 20, 2011 IOM Report on Women's Preventative Health Services
July 19, 2011 Capps, DeLauro, and Schakowsky Applaud IOM Recommendation that Birth Control Be Covered As Essential Preventive Health Care
May 4, 2011 Capps Slams Republican Assault on Women's Reproductive Choice
May 4, 2011 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
March 15, 2011 Capps Decries Republican Attempt to Defund Planned Parenthood of the Tri-Counties
Feb. 17, 2011 Moment of Silence in Remembrance of Members of Armed Forces and their Families
Feb. 16, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 16, 2010 Gynecologic Cancer Education and Awareness Act
Sept. 28, 2010 Heart Disease Education, Analysis Research, And Treatment For Women Act
May 11, 2010 Capps Introduces Global MOMS Bill to Improve Maternal Health
April 22, 2010 Caregivers And Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act
April 21, 2010 Capps Votes To Strengthen Veteran's Health Care
April 20, 2010 Capps Calls For Progress On Equal Pay Day
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