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Karen Bass' Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 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
July 3, 2014 Congresswoman Bass Introduces Veteran Hiring Initiative
June 19, 2014 Rep. Karen Bass Introduces Legislation to Increase International Investment and Life Quality of Life Across the Globe
June 11, 2014 Metro Could Be Hiring Locals by End of the Year for Transit Projects
June 10, 2014 House Adopts Bass Amendment to Allow "Local Hire" Policies for Transit Agencies
June 10, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 2015
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
March 28, 2014 Los Angeles Times - Members of Congress Seek Pay for Workers at Closed Trade School
March 4, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Payroll Card Abuse
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Job Corps Program Funding
Feb. 7, 2012 The Clock is Ticking on the Payroll Tax Cut and Extension of Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 23, 2011 Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Extension of Payroll Tax Cuts and Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 20, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on the House Republican's Failure to Bring Bipartisan Senate Bill to Extend Payroll Tax Cut and Unemployment Benefits to Floor for Vote
Aug. 21, 2011 LA Times - Congresswomen Hear Economic, Unemployment Woes at Inglewood Event
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