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Karen Bass' Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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
June 30, 2014 Statement on Supreme Court Decision Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.
April 10, 2014 Statement in Opposition to House Republicans Passing the Ryan Budget
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Dec. 6, 2013 Huffington Post - Addressing Mortality of the World's Mothers
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - New AIDS Treatment Goal
Nov. 30, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement in Recognition of World AIDS Day
June 28, 2012 Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Supreme Court Decision on the Affordable Care Act
May 26, 2012 Congressional Candidate Karen Bass Secures Support from L.A. Area Ministers
May 21, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Announces New House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Staff Director
Nov. 22, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Leahy and Granger, and Ranking Members Graham and Lowey
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 14, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Republican's Assault on Women's Health in the Protect Life Act
Oct. 4, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Launches Breast Cancer Resources Webpage in Recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Sept. 21, 2011 You are here Home » Media Center » Press Releases Bookmark and Share U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Applauds Passage of H.R. 2883 Child and Family Services Improvement and Innovation Act
Aug. 18, 2011 Health Care Reform Town Hall Recap
Aug. 15, 2011 LA Times - Rep. Karen Bass Holds Healthcare Town Hall in L.A.
Aug. 3, 2011 U.S. Reps. Karen Bass (D-CA), Lee Terry (R-NE) Introduce Legislation to Extend Medicaid EHR Incentive Payments to Physician Assistants
July 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 1, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on the 45th Anniversary of Medicare's Implementation
May 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
May 3, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Votes No on Continued Republican Efforts to Dismantle Health Care Reform
March 10, 2011 L.A. Watts Times - Michelle Obama: First Lady, Health Advocate, Role Model
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform
Jan. 19, 2011 Karen Bass Votes No on GOP Patients' Rights Repeal Act
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Caring for Our Vetereans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Local Issues
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