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 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Drill Baby Drill?

Paul WellmanPlatform Grace (Aug. 14, 2014)A bill to allow new oil leases to be drilled in federal waters, including off the coast of Santa Barbara, passed Thursday in the House of Representatives on mostly partisan lines. Though it’s unlikely that the ... [Published Santa Barbara Independent - 6 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

Capps bill would rename local post office to honor fallen officer

U.S. Rep. Lois Capps announced on Friday that she has introduced a bill to rename an area post office in honor of Correctional Officer , who died in the line of duty 17 years ago.In house bill 5562, Capps, who represents California's 24th congressional ... [Published Santa Maria Times - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Capps Continues Fight to Protect California Coastline from Expanded Oil Drilling

Rep. Lois Capps, D-Santa Barbara, on Thursday led yet another fight against an effort to expand offshore drilling in several sensitive areas nationwide, including the coasts of Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.The bill, House Resolution 2, passed on ... [Published Noozhawk.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Capps Participates in AED Hunt on the Hill

Washington – On Wednesday, Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) participated in the AED Hunt on the Hill as part of Children’s Cardiomyopathy Awareness Month.Capps, along with other members of Congress, posed for photos with an automated external defibrillator (AED) ... [Published Congresswoman Lois Capps - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Lois Capps pushes on

U.S. Rep. Lois Capps had to take a good, long look at herself in the mirror when she assumed her congressional seat in 1998, with many people wondering what business a nurse had campaigning for a seat on Capitol Hill.Sixteen years after winning her husband ... [Published Santa Maria Times - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Capps Announces Federal Grants for Local Libraries

Santa Barbara – Today, Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) announced that approximately $250,000 in federal National Leadership Grants have been awarded to the Santa Barbara Public Library System.The grant funds will be used to develop untapped family and community ... [Published Congresswoman Lois Capps - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 3 reports

Capps Announces Federal Funding for Goleta Traffic Project (9/11/14)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 -- Rep. Lois Capps, D-Calif. (24th CD), issued the following news release:Today, Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) announced that the City of Goleta received a grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation for $236,000 to support the Hollister ... [Published Targeted News Service - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Veterans turn out for breakfast, discussion

There was more than just a meal on the menu Wednesday morning during a special breakfast for veterans at the Lompoc Veterans Memorial Building.The morning gathering, which was organized by the office of Congresswoman Lois Capps, featured a hearty breakfast ... [Published Santa Maria Times - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 2 reports

Capps has good record

The writer of the letter, Wheres Lois Capps? (Aug. 27) should have checked his facts before submitting it to The Tribune. Rep. Capps has one of the best records for…Click to Continue » ... [Published San Luis Obispo.com - Sep 01 2014]
Entities: Lois Capps
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Wheres Lois Capps?

Funny thing about Lois Capps: You never see her, or hear anything about her, until re-election time comes around. Then she hits the road in her district like a vacuum…Click to Continue » ... [Published San Luis Obispo.com - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: Lois Capps, Vacuum
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Capps to Visit Seniors at Vista del Monte in Santa Barbara

On Wednesday, Rep. Lois Capps, D-Santa Barbara, will visit the Vista del Monte Retirement Community in Santa Barbara to tour the facility and meet with its residents. She will be joined by Roberta Johnson, president of Vista del Monte, and Jeff Sianko, ... [Published Noozhawk.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Capps Invites Local Veterans to Breakfast in Lompoc

From 8:30 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, Rep. Lois Capps, D-Santa Barbara, will host a breakfast for veterans at the Lompoc Veterans Memorial Building, 100 E. Locust Ave. The breakfast will be an opportunity to thank local veterans for their service, ... [Published Noozhawk.com - Aug 22 2014]

Quotes

"naming this post office after senior officer specialist williams is a fitting tribute to a man who dedicated his life to serving his country with valor" said Capps, who represents Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties as well as part of Ventura County
"it's not the same future we had when we went to school" said Capps, who was able to tour Allan Hancock College during the recent congressional recess...

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Drill Baby Drill? [Published Santa Barbara Independent - 6 hours ago]
Capps bill would rename local post office to ho... [Published Santa Maria Times - 17 hours ago]
Capps Introduces Bill to Name Lompoc Post Offic... [Published Congresswoman Lois Capps - 22 hours ago]
Capps Continues Fight to Protect California Coa... [Published Noozhawk.com - Sep 19 2014]
Capps Participates in AED Hunt on the Hill [Published Congresswoman Lois Capps - Sep 18 2014]
Issa Introduces Bill to Name Camp Pendleton Pos... [Published Congressman Darrell Issa - Sep 17 2014]
Bill Introduced in Congress to Ban Bisphenol A ... [Published JD Supra - Sep 15 2014]
Lois Capps pushes on [Published Santa Maria Times - Sep 14 2014]
Capps Announces Federal Grants for Local Libraries [Published Congresswoman Lois Capps - Sep 12 2014]
First Retail Company Makes Pledge Against Using... [Published Care2 - Sep 12 2014]
Capps Announces Federal Funding for Goleta Traf... [Published Targeted News Service - Sep 12 2014]
Africa Update - September 11, 2014 [Published Lexology - Sep 12 2014]
Goleta Receives Federal Grant for Old Town Traf... [Published Noozhawk.com - Sep 12 2014]
Capps Announces Federal Funding for Hollister A... [Published Noozhawk.com - Sep 11 2014]
What Every Parent Needs to Know about Children’... [Published Hammond Daily Star - Sep 10 2014]
Law enforcement honored at Elks event [Published Santa Maria Times - Sep 04 2014]
Veterans turn out for breakfast, discussion [Published Santa Maria Times - Sep 04 2014]
Another Nutting for El Dorado supervisor [Published Sacramento Bee - Sep 03 2014]
Ron Fink: Do Our Local Elected Officials Really... [Published Noozhawk.com - Sep 02 2014]
Isla Vista Housing Project to Give Homeless Muc... [Published Noozhawk.com - Sep 01 2014]
Capps has good record [Published San Luis Obispo.com - Sep 01 2014]
Chris Mitchum: Help or be part of the problem [Published Santa Maria Times - Aug 31 2014]
What Every Parent Needs to Know about Children’... [Published Kankakee Daily Journal - Aug 30 2014]
TPR Community Briefs [Published Times-Press-Recorder - Aug 29 2014]
Santa Barbara City Fire Department Shows Off Ne... [Published Noozhawk.com - Aug 29 2014]
Wheres Lois Capps? [Published San Luis Obispo.com - Aug 27 2014]
SBCC, Allan Hancock College Receive Nearly $1 M... [Published Noozhawk.com - Aug 26 2014]
Obama announces veterans mental health efforts,... [Published Army Times - Aug 26 2014]
Capps to Visit Seniors at Vista del Monte in Sa... [Published Noozhawk.com - Aug 26 2014]
Capps to Visit Goleta UPS Facility to Honor 25-... [Published Noozhawk.com - Aug 25 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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