Press Releases

Sep 8, 2015

House Passes Capps’ Bipartisan Bill to Reauthorize Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act

Issues: Healthcare

Capps hailed the passage of the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2015 (H.R. 1344), a bipartisan bill she co-authored.

Sep 2, 2015

Capps, Boxer Request Fiat Chrysler’s Support for Bill to Ban Rental Car Companies from Renting or Selling Recalled Vehicles

Rep. Capps and U.S. Sen. Boxer sent Fiat Chrysler a letter requesting their support for legislation that would protect American consumers by prohibiting rental car companies from renting or selling vehicles under a safety recall.

Aug 3, 2015

Capps Statement on Clean Power Plan

Issues: Energy & Environment

Capps released a statement in response to President Obama’s unveiling of the long awaited Clean Power Plan.

Jul 28, 2015

Capps Offers Amendment to Stymie Republican Effort to Delay Pipeline Safety Rules

Issues: Energy & Environment

Capps offered an amendment to exempt federal oil and gas pipeline safety and spill mitigation rules from burdensome regulatory review requirements

Jul 27, 2015

Capps Introduces Bill to Honor Local Navy SEAL

Issues: Veterans

Capps introduced a bill to honor a local Navy Seal Local Navy SEAL

Jul 14, 2015

Capps Questions Federal Regulator on Plains Oil Spill and Pipeline Safety Failures

Issues: Energy & Environment

Capps took part in a congressional hearing on pipeline safety and the Plains Oil Spill.

Jul 14, 2015

Capps Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Help Ensure Veterans Receive Benefits

Issues: Veterans

Capps joined Republican Rep. LaMalfa to introduce bipartisan legislation that would make it easier for veterans to receive benefits or decorations.

Jul 10, 2015

Capps Announces HUD Grants for Central Coast Agencies

Issues: Economy and Jobs, Housing & Foreclosures

Capps (CA-24) announced several organizations in the 24th Congressional District received grants to combat homelessness through the federal Department of Housing and Community Development Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program.