Press Releases

May 28, 2015

Capps Announces Annual Congressional Art Competition Winner

Issues: Education

Capps announced the Central Coast winner of the 2015 annual Congressional Art Competition.

May 27, 2015

Capps Applauds Covered California’s Efforts to Reduce Cost of Specialty Drugs

Issues: Healthcare

Capps applauded Covered California’s efforts to improve access to high-cost specialty drugs.

May 26, 2015

Capps Reintroduces Central Coast Heritage Protection Act to Ensure Additional Protection and Preservation of Federal Lands

Issues: Energy & Environment

Capps announced the reintroduction of the Central Coast Heritage Protection Act

May 22, 2015

Capps Statement on One-Year Anniversary of Tragedy in Isla Vista

Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) released a statement on the one-year anniversary of the tragedy in Isla Vista.

May 20, 2015

Reps. Capps and Blackburn Introduce Bipartisan Children Count Act

Issues: Healthcare

Representatives Lois Capps (D-CA) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) introduced the Children Count Act.

May 18, 2015

Capps Celebrates 50 Years of Head Start

Issues: Education

Rep. Lois Capps applauds the 50th anniversary of the launch of the federal Head Start program, which serves more than 30 million children and their families across the country, including hundreds on the Central Coast.

May 14, 2015

Capps Announces Grant for Cambria Fire Department

Capps announced that the Cambria Fire Department received a grant from the Department of Homeland Security to acquire self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) equipment.

May 8, 2015

Office of Rep. Capps to Host Service Academy Forum

Issues: Education, Veterans

On May 12 the Office of Congresswoman Capps will be hosting a Service Academy Forum for Central Coast students and their families interested in attending one of the nation’s prestigious service academies.

May 7, 2015

Capps Reintroduces Bill to Protect Victims of Domestic Violence and Stalking

Capps (CA-24) announced that she has reintroduced legislation to strengthen protections for victims of domestic violence and stalking by closing loopholes that allow their abusers and stalkers access to guns.

May 1, 2015

Capps, Jones Introduce Bipartisan Rental Car Safety Bill in House

Capps introduced a bipartisan bill to ban rental car companies from renting or selling vehicles subject to a recall.