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Jun 25, 2015

Capps Statement on SCOTUS Decision in King v. Burwell

Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24), a former school nurse, issued a statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in King v. Burwell.

Jun 24, 2015

Capps, Boustany Make A PACT for Cancer Patients

Rep. Capps and Republican Rep. Boustany Jr., M.D., reintroduced bipartisan legislation which would encourage Medicare providers to actively engage their patients in developing cancer care plans.

Jun 10, 2015

Capps and Joyce Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Enhance Nursing Education and Meet Growing Healthcare Need

Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) and Rep. David Joyce (OH-14) introduced a bipartisan bill to continue successful federal Nursing Workforce Development programs under Title VIII of the Public Health Service Act.

May 27, 2015

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

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

May 20, 2015

Reps. Capps and Blackburn Introduce Bipartisan Children Count Act

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

Apr 29, 2015

Capps, Joyce Reintroduce Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Patient Care and Support Nurses

Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) and Rep. David Joyce (OH-14) reintroduced the bipartisan Registered Nurse Safe Staffing Act, a bill that would improve patient care and support nurses in health care facilities.

Mar 27, 2015

Capps, McKinley Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill to Give Patients Access to Critical Treatments

Rep. Lois Capps and Republican Rep. David McKinley reintroduced a bipartisan bill to give patients with chronic, disabling, and life-threatening conditions affordable access to the newest drug therapies.

Mar 26, 2015

Capps Votes in Support of Improving Medicare for Seniors and Providers

Rep. Lois Capps voted to support a bipartisan bill that repeals and replaces a flawed provider reimbursement system that has created instability in the Medicare provider network for years.

Mar 16, 2015

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