Press Releases

Mar 26, 2014

Capps Pushes for Vote on Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Issues: Immigration

Capps joined many of her colleagues to demand that the House of Representatives vote on a comprehensive immigration reform bill.

Mar 25, 2014

Capps Announces Grants for Solar Energy Research

Issues: Energy & Environment

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

Mar 24, 2014

Capps Brings HBO Documentary on Oxnard Tragedy to Capitol Hill

Issues: LBGT

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

Mar 19, 2014

Capps Announces Grant Awards for Housing Authorities in Santa Barbara County

Issues: Housing & Foreclosures

Capps announced that the Housing Authorities of the City of Santa Barbara and County of Santa Barbara received grants totaling $1.48 million

Mar 19, 2014

Capps Announces Grant Awards for City of San Luis Obispo Housing Authority

Issues: Housing & Foreclosures

Capps announced that the Housing Authority of the City of San Luis Obispo received a grant of $231,470

Mar 19, 2014

Capps Announces Grant Awards for Ventura Housing Authority

Issues: Housing & Foreclosures

Capps announced that the Housing Authority of the City of San Buenaventura received a grant of $973,082

Mar 18, 2014

Capps Urges President to Address Workplace LGBT Discrimination

Issues: LBGT

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.

Mar 14, 2014

Capps Continues Push for SGR Repeal, GPCI Fix in Congress

Issues: Healthcare

Capps spoke out against the derailment of legislative efforts to permanently fix the Medicare Sustainable Growth Policy (SGR), a flawed provider reimbursement system that has created instability in the Medicare provider network.

Mar 13, 2014

Capps Calls for Student Entries for Congressional Art Competition

Capps announced she is seeking entries for the 2014 annual Congressional Art Competition.

Mar 13, 2014

Capps Continues Push for Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Issues: Immigration

Capps voted against a fundamentally flawed bill that, instead of addressing the critical need for comprehensive immigration reform, attacks the authority of the President’s executive power to help fix our broken system.

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