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Oct 21, 2015

Capps Calls Out Critics of Rental Car Safety Legislation

Capps Questions Auto Industry Witnesses During Energy & Commerce Hearing

Sep 2, 2015

Capps, Boxer Request Fiat Chrysler’s Support for Bill to Ban Rental Car Companies from Renting or Selling Recalled Vehicles

Rep. Capps and U.S. Sen. Boxer sent Fiat Chrysler a letter requesting their support for legislation that would protect American consumers by prohibiting rental car companies from renting or selling vehicles under a safety recall.

Jul 10, 2015

Capps Announces HUD Grants for Central Coast Agencies

Capps (CA-24) announced several organizations in the 24th Congressional District received grants to combat homelessness through the federal Department of Housing and Community Development Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program.

Jul 9, 2015

Capps Announces Grant for Cal Poly Technology Park Expansion

Capps announced that Cal Poly received a grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) for the expansion of its Technology Park.

Jun 22, 2015

California Members Introduce Offshore Oil and Gas Worker Whistleblower Protection Act

Congresswoman Lois Capps (CA-24), Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11), and Congressman Jared Huffman (CA-2) introduced the Offshore Oil and Gas Worker Whistleblower Protection Act of 2015 (H.R. 2824).

Apr 20, 2015

Capps Announces Federal Funding for Santa Barbara Airport Improvements

Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) announced that the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport received a grant from the Federal Aviation Administration for $3,026,481.

Apr 16, 2015

Capps, Kinzinger Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill to Help Veterans Find Jobs

Capps and Kinzinger reintroduced a bipartisan bill which would make it easier for veterans with military medical training to continue their careers as Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) in the civilian workforce.