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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

May 15, 2014

Capps Unveils Central Coast Heritage Protection Act to Provide Additional Protection and Preservation of Federal Lands

Capps unveiled legislation that would protect thousand of acres of wilderness in the Los Padres National Forest and the Carrizo Plain National Monument

Mar 26, 2014

Capps Statement on Interagency Working Group on Ocean Acidification Strategic Plan

Capps released a statement after the release of the Strategic Plan for Federal Research and Monitoring of Ocean Acidification

Mar 25, 2014

Capps Announces Grants for Solar Energy Research

Capps announced that NEXT Energy Technologies in Goleta has been awarded two separate grants totaling $1.75 million.