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Feb 5, 2015

Capps Hosts Rev. Schaefer at National Prayer Breakfast

Rep. Lois Capps hosted Rev. Frank Schaefer, pastor of the Isla Vista United Methodist Church, as her guest at the National Prayer Breakfast.

Jul 21, 2014

Capps Applauds President’s Executive Order

Statement on the President prohibiting discrimination based on gender identity or sexual orientation.

Mar 24, 2014

Capps Brings HBO Documentary on Oxnard Tragedy to Capitol Hill

Capps partnered with groups to bring the HBO documentary film Valentine Road to Capitol Hill.

Mar 18, 2014

Capps Urges President to Address Workplace LGBT Discrimination

Capps sent a letter to President Obama urging him to sign an executive order banning federal contractors from engaging in employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

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 12, 2013

Capps Applauds Passage of the HOPE Act

Capps applauded the passage of the HOPE Act, a bipartisan bill she authored in the House which would create a science-based path for medical research to proceed on the feasibility, effectiveness and safety of HIV+ to HIV+ organ transplants.

Jun 26, 2013

Capps Celebrates Marriage Equality Supreme Court Rulings

Capps applauded the U.S Supreme Court’s decision striking down the Defense of Marriage Act. The court also dismissed Proposition 8 on standing grounds, allowing marriage equality to return to California.