Rep. Capps celebrated the passage of her STOP Pain Act, signed into law by President Obama on Friday as part of the larger Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act — a law that takes first steps to address the nation’s opioid epidemic.
Last week, new legislation regarding GMO labeling passed in Congress. I know that many of you share my concerns about this bill, and I would like to take the opportunity to discuss the legislation and what it means for consumers.
Rep. Capps offered an amendment which would prohibit appropriated funds from being used to process “permit to drill” or a “permit to modify” applications that would authorize the use of hydraulic fracturing in the Pacific Outer Continental Shelf.
Today, Rep. Capps lauded the passage of S. 524, the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016, legislation to address the opioid epidemic facing our country.