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Sep 18, 2014

Capps Continues Fight to Protect California Coastline from Expanded Oil Drilling

Capps led the fight against expanding offshore drilling in several sensitive areas nationwide, including the coasts of Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties.

Jul 22, 2014

Capps Leads California Delegation Against New Oil or Gas Leasing Off California Coast

Capps led a letter from members of the California Congressional Delegation urging the prohibition of any new offshore oil and gas lease sales

Jul 21, 2014

Capps Calls for a Vote to Protect Wildfire Prevention Budget

Capps and her colleagues called for a vote on the House floor on the bipartisan Wildfire Disaster Funding Act

Jul 16, 2014

Capps Applauds Presidential Action on Climate Resiliency

Capps applauded President Obama's effort to help prepare for the impacts of climate change by building smarter and developing more resilient infrastructure.

Jun 26, 2014

Capps Leads Charge to Protect California Coastline from Oil Drilling

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.

Jun 17, 2014

Capps Applauds Presidential Action to Address Seafood Fraud

Capps released a statement in response to President Obama directing Federal agencies to develop a program to deter illegal fishing practices and fraud.

Jun 12, 2014

Capps Announces Funding for Water Rebate Program in Santa Barbara County

Capps announced that the Santa Barbara County Water Agency received a grant to offer rebates for a variety of landscape-related water efficiency upgrades.

Jun 2, 2014

Capps Statement on Draft EPA Greenhouse Gas Regulations

Capps released a statement on the proposed EPA greenhouse gas emission standards for existing coal and natural gas fired power plant