Press Releases

Jul 29, 2014

Capps Announces Grant to Eliminate Software Bugs, Help Secure Mobile Data

Issues: Education

Capps announced that researchers at UCSB received a $499,888 grant from the NSF to research new ways to eliminate bugs in modern software systems.

Jul 22, 2014

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

Issues: Energy & Environment

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

Jul 22, 2014

Capps to Host Citizenship and Deferred Action Renewal Workshop

Issues: Immigration

Capps will host a forum on Saturday, August 9th, where people can receive an update on their Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals renewal application, as well as information on applying for citizenship.

Jul 21, 2014

Capps Calls for a Vote to Protect Wildfire Prevention Budget

Issues: Energy & Environment

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

Jul 21, 2014

Capps Applauds President’s Executive Order

Issues: LBGT

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

Jul 16, 2014

Capps Applauds Presidential Action on Climate Resiliency

Issues: Energy & Environment

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

Jul 15, 2014

Capps Votes to Extend Funding for Highway and Transportation Projects

Capps voted to provide badly-needed funding for the Highway and Transit Trust Fund

Jul 14, 2014

Capps Announces Grants to Help Working-Class Central Coast Residents

Issues: Housing & Foreclosures

Capps announced more than $8 million in federal grants designed to provide housing and economic opportunities for working-class residents.

Jul 11, 2014

Capps Applauds Passage of Workforce Bill to Invest in America’s Competitiveness

Capps applauded the passage of legislation that will improve the nation’s workforce development system and help put Americans back to work.

Jul 9, 2014

Capps Applauds Decision to Protect Surviving Spouses from Foreclosure

Issues: Housing & Foreclosures

Capps applauded the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for issuing a rule to protect widows and widowers from losing their homes.

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