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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.
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.
Capps & Guthrie Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Reauthorize Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act
Rep. Lois Capps (D-CA) and Rep. Brett Guthrie (R-KY) introduced H.R. 1344, the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2015.
Capps, Burgess Reintroduce Bipartisan Legislation to Increase Women’s Access to Maternity Health Care
Capps and Republican Rep. Michael C. Burgess (TX-26) reintroduced a bipartisan bill that would increase women’s access to maternity health care in both urban and rural areas.
Reps. Capps and Meehan reintroduced legislation that would help ensure federal firefighters could obtain the disability benefits they deserve if they were harmed through the hazards of their service.
Capps announced that researchers at UCSB received a grant for $231,546 from the Department of Health and Human Services to study Ultra Violet (UV) induced skin cancer and prevention.
Capps, Rep. Bill Pascrell, and Senator Robert Menendez announced the reintroduction of the SAFE PLAY Act, a bill that would promote the safety of young athletes.
Capps led a letter to the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urging the CDC to take additional steps to alert and educate health care providers on the signs and symptoms of measles.
Capps released a statement regarding President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.
Rep. Capps announced that her bill, the TRICARE Moms Improvement Act, was signed into law by President Obama.