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Karen Bass' Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Karen Bass
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 37, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 37
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 1 Child: Emilia
Birth Date: 10/03/1953
Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
Home City: Los Angeles, CA
Religion: Christian
Date Title
May 23, 2014 Statement about the Defense Authorization Act of 2015
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Urging U.S. Military to End Presumptive Ban on Sikh Articles of Faith
Sept. 11, 2013 Statement on President Obama's Address to the Nation on Syria
Sept. 10, 2013 Statement Regarding Syria's Proposed Relinquishment of Chemical Weapons
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
June 3, 2013 Los Angeles Wave - Karen Bass Hits Out at Local Sequestration Cuts
April 26, 2013 Statement on United Nations' Vote Establishing Mali Peacekeeping Force
Dec. 20, 2012 Statement Following State Department Testimony Into Benghazi Attacks
Oct. 16, 2012 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript
Sept. 27, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Obama Administration's Efforts to Combat Human Trafficking
May 18, 2012 U.S. Reps. Karen Bass Statement on Adoption of Amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)
April 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Reconsider the Army Corps of Engineers' Proposed Draft
Dec. 14, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on the End of the War in Iraq
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
July 7, 2011 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012
May 2, 2011 Statement by U.S. Rep. Karen Bass on Death of Osama Bin Laden
Feb. 16, 2011 Republican Spending Plan Does Nothing to Address Jobs, Unemployment
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Local Issues
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