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Feb 24, 2015

Capps Reintroduces Bill to Protect Federal Firefighters

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.

Feb 23, 2015

Capps Announces Federal Funding for a UCSB Skin Cancer and Prevention Study

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.

Feb 10, 2015

Capps, Pascrell, Menendez Re-Introduce Bill to Protect Children in Athletics

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.

Feb 7, 2015

Capps Leads California Delegation Letter to CDC on Measles Education for Health Care Providers

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.

Jan 20, 2015

Capps Statement on President Obama’s State of the Union Address

Capps released a statement regarding President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.

Dec 19, 2014

Capps Bill to Improve Health Coverage for Military Moms Now Law

Rep. Capps announced that her bill, the TRICARE Moms Improvement Act, was signed into law by President Obama.

Dec 3, 2014

Capps Votes to Support Individuals with Disabilities

Capps voted for a bill that would help level the playing field for individuals with disabilities by allowing their families to save for disability-related expenses.

Oct 31, 2014

Capps Tours Cottage Hospital to Review Ebola Response Preparations

Capps met with hospital staff to receive an overview of efforts to treat and contain highly contagious diseases, like Ebola.

Oct 28, 2014

What I've Been Working On

A quick update to share with you what I’ve been working on lately

Oct 27, 2014

Capps Tours Local Hospital to Discuss Ebola Response Preparations

Capps toured the Twin Cities Community Hospital to view their strategy for treating individuals who present to the emergency department with potentially highly contagious diseases, like Ebola.

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