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Apr 3, 2014

Capps, Burgess Introduce Legislation to Increase Women’s Access to Maternity Health Care

Capps and Rep. Burgess, M.D. (TX-26) introduced the Improving Access to Maternity Act, a bipartisan bill that would increase women’s access to maternity health care in urban and rural areas.

Apr 2, 2014

Capps Announces California GPCI Fix Signed Into Law

President Obama signs bill into law that includes provisions long championed by Rep. Capps to adjust Medicare reimbursement rates

Mar 27, 2014

Capps, Ros-Lehtinen, Introduce Truth in Advertising Act

Capps and Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen introduced a bill that would study of the use of images that have been physically altered to materially change the physical characteristics of the face and bodies.

Mar 26, 2014

Capps Applauds Covered California for Helping Working Families Obtain Health Insurance

Capps applauds Covered California's decision to give applicants the opportunity to “get across the finish line”

Mar 14, 2014

Capps Continues Push for SGR Repeal, GPCI Fix in Congress

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 6, 2014

Capps, Takano, 22 House Colleagues Urge Obama Administration to Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities

Capps and colleagues send letter expressing their support for leveraging health information technology advances to reduce health disparities.

Feb 14, 2014

Capps Supports Effort to Make Health Insurance More Affordable for California Families

Capps announced she is co-sponsoring legislation to keep healthcare costs fair

Jan 28, 2014

Capps Leads Effort to Defend Women’s Health

Capps led the effort to defend women’s health against the House Majority’s anti-choice legislation, H.R. 7.

Dec 12, 2013

Capps Introduces Bill to Protect Federal Firefighters

Capps introduced a bipartisan bill to help federal fire fighters harmed through their service obtain disability benefits.

Dec 3, 2013

Capps Announces Grant for Drug Discovery Research

Capps announced a $150,000 grant from the National Science Foundation

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