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Legislation Would Promote Research for Pediatric Diseases, Support Veterans with EMT Training
California is helping to lead the nation in expanding wind energy production and the U.S. can lead the world in transitioning to cleaner, safer sources of energy and away from fossil fuels.
Capps Announces $600,000 in Federal Funding for Housing Trust Fund of Santa Barbara County To Help Finance Affordable Housing
The funds will be used to make low-cost loans to produce critically needed new rental housing as well as recapitalize and preserve older affordable housing projects for middle class families in Santa Barbara County.
Capps Announces $600,000 in Federal Funding for Housing Trust Fund of San Luis Obispo County To Help Finance Affordable Housing
The grant will allow the Housing Trust Fund to provide low-interest financing for affordable housing for middle class families in San Luis Obispo County.
"Today I voted to ensure taxes on middle class families and small businesses would not go up at the end of this year..."
Capps Announces Over $2 Million in Federal Funding To Help San Luis Obispo Regional Transit Authority Upgrade Bus Fleet to Clean Diesel
The new buses will reduce emissions to the greatest extent possible and will help modernize and standardize the RTA's fleet, thereby improving air quality, consistency, and customer service.
Capps Announces $1.6 Million in Federal Funding To Hire and Train Firefighters For New Santa Maria Fire Station
The funding will be used to hire and train firefighters for the new fire station located in northwest Santa Maria and keep them on the job for the next two years.
Capps Continues Efforts to Protect California’s Coastline, Votes Against Misguided Legislation Mandating New Drilling off Central Coast
This is the 11th time in 18 months the House has voted on legislation that unnecessarily is a giant giveaway to Big Oil by opening up nearly every last piece of the public’s lands to drilling.