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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.
Capps announced that Cal Poly received a grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) for the expansion of its Technology Park.
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).
Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) announced that the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport received a grant from the Federal Aviation Administration for $3,026,481.
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.
Rep. Lois Capps spoke on the House floor to mark Equal Pay Day, highlighting the need for Congress to do more to close the wage gap that exists between men and women.