Feminist Majority Endorsements
Lois Capps, a leader of the pro-choice community in Congress, is running in California’s 24th Congressional District (most of Ventura, inland Santa Barbara counties). Due to recent redistricting, she has chosen not to run for re-election in the 23rd Congressional District. She has been a member of Congress since March, 1998, succeeding her late husband, former University of California, Santa Barbara professor Walter Capps. In addition to reproductive rights, Capps has dedicated her career to advancing health care and environmental protections.