More on Healthcare

Feb 14, 2014

Capps Supports Effort to Make Health Insurance More Affordable for California Families

Capps announced she is co-sponsoring legislation to keep healthcare costs fair

Jan 28, 2014

Capps Leads Effort to Defend Women’s Health

Capps led the effort to defend women’s health against the House Majority’s anti-choice legislation, H.R. 7.

Dec 12, 2013

Capps Introduces Bill to Protect Federal Firefighters

Capps introduced a bipartisan bill to help federal fire fighters harmed through their service obtain disability benefits.

Dec 3, 2013

Capps Announces Grant for Drug Discovery Research

Capps announced a $150,000 grant from the National Science Foundation

Dec 3, 2013

Medicare Open Enrollment Closes Dec. 7th

Capps reminds Central Coast residents that Medicare Open Enrollment closes Saturday December 7th

Dec 2, 2013

Capps Bipartisan Bill Signed Into Law

Capps announced that President Obama has signed the PREEMIE Reauthorization Act into law

Nov 21, 2013

President Obama Signs Capps’ HOPE Act into Law

New Law Could Save Hundreds of Lives Each Year and Shorten Transplant Waitlists

Nov 21, 2013

Capps Blasts Covered California Decision to Reject “Grandfathering” Fix

Capps released a statement regarding Covered California’s decision to reject President Obama’s proposed "Grandfathering" fix

Nov 20, 2013

Capps Pushes for Solution to Canceled Insurance Plans

Capps spoke on the House floor to urge California state officials to adopt the President’s proposed administrative fix to give Californians the option to renew their 2013 health plans for the coming year.

Nov 15, 2013

Capps Votes to Allow People to Stay on Their Current Health Plans in 2014

Capps voted to allow people to stay on their current healthcare plans throughout 2014. The measure would allow insurance companies to continue selling policies to their current customers in 2014 that were in effect as of October 1, 2013.