Lois Capps

Type: Person
Name: Lois Capps (Lois Grimsrud Capps)
Title: Congressman - California (USA)
Date of Birth: 10/01/1938
Place of Birth: Ladysmith, Wisconsin
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Lois Capps
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Congress Jumps into Dodger Broadcast Dispute

Congressmember Lois Capps said she found impasse between Time Warner Cable and most of the cable companies serving Southern California over the broadcasts of Los Angeles Dodger baseball games “to be very unfortunate,” adding that it’s gone on “far too ... [Published Santa Barbara Independent - 8 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Capps Announces Federal Grant for Santa Barbara Airport

Washington – Today, Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) announced the Federal Aviation Administration has awarded a $2.6 million federal grant to the Santa Barbara Airport.The Santa Barbara Municipal Airport will use the funds to rehabilitate the runway, preserve ... [Published Congresswoman Lois Capps - 18 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Capps Response to the Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on Protecting Women From Gun Violence

Washington – Today, Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) released the following statement on the Senate Judiciary Committee’s hearing on protecting women from gun violence:I am so glad that the Senate Judiciary Committee held this hearing on this critical topic—keeping ... [Published Congresswoman Lois Capps - 18 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Santa Barbara County prepares for general election

Santa Barbara County residents interested in running for school district and special district offices can begin filing their candidate paperwork Monday for the Nov. 4 general election. The filing period closes at 5 p.m. Aug. 8.School districts throughout ... [Published Times-Press-Recorder - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

UCSB Receives $499,888 NSF Grant to Research Bugs in Modern Software Systems

Rep. Lois Capps, D-Santa Barbara, on Tuesday announced that researchers at UCSB received a $499,888 grant from the National Science Foundation to research new ways to find and eliminate bugs in modern software systems.Most work, communication and entertainment ... [Published Noozhawk.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

SoCal Island Off-Limits Over Bombs

San Miguel Island was used for ordnance testing during and after World War II and at least two politicians are urging the U.S. Navy to step up a timeline to clear the from possibly dangerous ordinance so the island can be opened up for tourism.An island ... [Published NBC Chicago - Jul 29 2014]
Entities: Gearhart, Ordnance, Bomb
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Meeting Congressional Candidate Chris Mitchum

Paul WellmanCongressional candidate Chris MitchumThe newest spot for Republicans to wheel and deal this election season used to be a Ralph Lauren store in the Galleria shopping mall on upper State Street. Sitting in his campaign headquarters beneath a ... [Published Santa Barbara Independent - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Mitchum Opens Congressional Campaign Headquarters

. -Congressional candidate Chris Mitchum opened his campaign headquarters in Santa Barbara Friday afternoon.The second son of screen legend Robert Mitchum used giant scissors to cut the red ribbon leading to his new office in a former Ralph Lauren store ... [Published KEYT3 - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Legislators against new oil and gas leases off California coast

WASHINGTON Reps. Jared Huffman (CA-02), Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), and Lois Capps (CA-24) led a letter from members of the California Congressional delegation to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, urging her to prohibit any new offshore oil and gas lease ... [Published Redwood Times - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Capps Announces $352,000 Grant to Support UCSB Math Program

Rep. Lois Capps, D-Santa Barbara, on Friday announced that UCSB received a $352,000 grant to support the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program, an eight-week STEM program designed to introduce its participants to mathematical research.Each ... [Published Noozhawk.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Carbajal participates in national climate change talks

BY CLIMATE TASKDuring the Climate Task Force meeting on July 16, President Barack Obama announced a series of actions designed to increase preparedness and resiliency of state and local agencies in responding to the effects of climate change. PHOTO COURTESY ... [Published Santa Maria Sun - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Congresswoman Capps urges BOEM to prohibit new offshore lease sales

Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) led a letter from members of the California Congressional Delegation to U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, urging her and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to prohibit any new offshore oil and gas lease ... [Published Offshore Energy Today - Jul 23 2014]

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"the anticipated 1,500 visitors and 500 campers who visit the island each year are losing out on a cherished experience of the natural and cultural beauty unique to our national park system" said Congresswomen Lois Capps, D-Santa Barbara, and Julia Brownley, D-Oak Park, sent a letter to Vasquez...

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Congress Jumps into Dodger Broadcast Dispute [Published Santa Barbara Independent - 8 hours ago]
Capps Announces Federal Grant for Santa Barbara... [Published Congresswoman Lois Capps - 18 hours ago]
Capps Response to the Senate Judiciary Committe... [Published Congresswoman Lois Capps - 18 hours ago]
The Fix: Rep. Tony Schnell: The fake congressma... [Published Washington Post - Jul 30 2014]
Rep. Schiff Leads California Democratic Congres... [Published Congressman Adam Schiff - Jul 30 2014]
Santa Barbara County prepares for general election [Published Times-Press-Recorder - Jul 30 2014]
California's US Reps urge state to extend film ... [Published SCPR - Jul 30 2014]
UCSB Receives $499,888 NSF Grant to Research Bu... [Published Noozhawk.com - Jul 30 2014]
SoCal Island Off-Limits Over Bombs [Published NBC Chicago - Jul 29 2014]
Meeting Congressional Candidate Chris Mitchum [Published Santa Barbara Independent - Jul 29 2014]
Mitchum Opens Congressional Campaign Headquarters [Published KEYT3 - Jul 26 2014]
Legislators against new oil and gas leases off ... [Published Redwood Times - Jul 25 2014]
Capps Announces $352,000 Grant to Support UCSB ... [Published Noozhawk.com - Jul 25 2014]
In California, 95 Percent of Professors’ Donati... [Published Education News - Jul 25 2014]
API survey finds gap between voters, federal of... [Published Oil and Gas Journal - Jul 25 2014]
Carbajal participates in national climate chang... [Published Santa Maria Sun - Jul 25 2014]
Morro Bay Leads the way in a Sustainable Fishin... [Published KEYT3 - Jul 24 2014]
Liu Campaign Gathers Strength Steadily [Published Western Queens Gazette - Jul 23 2014]
Obama, in town to pass the collection plate, to... [Published Contra Costa Times - Jul 23 2014]
DOT to drop new oil-by-rail rules today — Obama... [Published Politico - Jul 23 2014]
Congresswoman Capps urges BOEM to prohibit new ... [Published Offshore Energy Today - Jul 23 2014]
Congressional leaders seek limits on drilling [Published Ventura County Star - Jul 23 2014]
Capps Leads California Delegation in Opposing N... [Published Noozhawk.com - Jul 22 2014]
Capps to Host Citizenship and Deferred Action R... [Published Noozhawk.com - Jul 22 2014]
Capps Calls for Vote to Protect Wildfire Preven... [Published Noozhawk.com - Jul 21 2014]
Obama arriving Tuesday for Dem fundraiser [Published The Daily Review - Jul 21 2014]
Obama signs order banning LGBT discrimination b... [Published Chicago Tribune - Jul 21 2014]
Seeking a Ban on BPA [Published Package Printing - Jul 21 2014]
Capps Applauds Obama’s Signing of Executive Ord... [Published Noozhawk.com - Jul 21 2014]
Congressional Votes for California the Week of ... [Published Insurance News Net - Jul 20 2014]
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Why the Suspected Texas Shooter's Domestic Viol... [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Jul 11 2014]
On Wednesday evening , Ronald Lee Haskell, disguised as a Fed-Ex delivery man, gained entry to the home of his sister-in-law and her spouse, Stephen and Katie Stay, demanding the whereabouts of his estranged ex-wife. According to statements by the Harris ...
Bill would ban BPA in food packaging [Published E2-Wire - Jul 09 2014]
Democrats in both chambers of Congress introduced legislation to ban from food packaging Bisephenol-A (BPA), a synthetic additive that has been linked to cancer, fetal development problems and infertility.Reps. Lois Capps (Calif.) and Grace Meng (N.. ...
Are We Finally Fed Up With The Media’s Unrealis... [Published Think Progress - Jun 16 2014]
The Miss USA contestant praised for her “normal” bikini body CREDIT: ABC News screenshot One of the contestants in this year’s Miss USA pageant made national headlines last week even though she didn’t ultimately win the competition. Social media ...
Activists Lobbying for Federal Department of Ph... [Published Hit & Run - Jun 11 2014]
Today on Capitol Hill, Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Florida) and Lois Capps (D-Calif.) metwith advocates calling for greater federal oversight of Photoshopuse. Led by ad-man turned advocate Seth Matlins, the grouppresented the Congresswomen with a ...
Lead Shifts Between Yee and Perez for 2nd in Co... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 11 2014]
Betty Yee and fellow Democrat John Perez continue to jockey for second place in California’s state controller’s race. The second place spot has also been held by Republican David Evans, who now sits in fourth. With over 320,000 votes left to be counted ...
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