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“One of the Most Significant Actions We’ve Taken To Protect the Public’s Health in the Last Twenty Years”
Capps Leads Democratic Women in Urging President Obama to Support EPA Proposal to Reduce Mercury Pollution
Capps highlights the impact toxic air pollution, specifically mercury, has on women and children.
Research would seek to maximize health benefits from ocean and coastal resources, improve the safety of American seafood, reduce beach closures, and detect emerging health threats.
Federal funding will allow for the removal and replacement of an outdated sewer system and keep the beach open to the public
Once complete the 250-megawatt solar power plant will deliver enough solar energy to power 100,000 homes.
New Contract will ensure Santa Maria Air Tanker base will be adequately staffed and equipped to respond to wild fires during fire season.
Changes Will Improve Navigational Safety, and Reduce Whale Strikes and Air Pollution
Capps, Markey, Matsui Re-Introduce Legislation to Improve the Public Health Response to Climate Change
Bill Would Support Research, Surveillance, Planning and Interagency Coordination
The funding will be used to replace aging buses and purchase clean diesel buses.