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Capps announced that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is providing technical assistance to Santa Maria to help it plan for water quality management.
Rep. Lois Capps released the following statement on UCSB Professor of Materials and of Electrical and Computer Engineering Dr. Shuji Nakamura winning the Nobel Prize in Physics.
Capps applauded the decision from NOAA Fisheries to fund marine mammal rescue program.
Capps led the fight against expanding offshore drilling in several sensitive areas nationwide, including the coasts of Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties.
Capps led a letter from members of the California Congressional Delegation urging the prohibition of any new offshore oil and gas lease sales
Capps and her colleagues called for a vote on the House floor on the bipartisan Wildfire Disaster Funding Act
Capps applauded President Obama's effort to help prepare for the impacts of climate change by building smarter and developing more resilient infrastructure.
Capps led efforts against a bill that would expand offshore drilling nationwide and specifically require new drilling off the coasts of Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties.