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Karen Bass' Public Statements

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
May 20, 2014 The Hill - Both parties agree: Time to end human trafficking
Jan. 30, 2014 Statement on Opposition to Farm Bill
Sept. 18, 2013 SNAP
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
June 18, 2013 Rep. Bass Joins Los Angeles Hunger Advocate, Food Stamp Recipient in Condemning Proposed Cuts To SNAP Nutrition Program
June 4, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Memorandum of Understanding
May 30, 2013 Park Labrea News - CASA Seeks Help Providing Normalcy to Area Children
May 3, 2013 The Hill - Helping our Foster Youth Achieve Success and Stability in Life
May 1, 2013 Statement In Recognition of May as National Foster Care Month
April 26, 2013 Introduction of the Health IT Modernization for Underserved Communities Act
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
July 11, 2012 Statement on 33rd Vote to Repeal the Affordable Care Act
March 29, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on House Vote to Pass Republican 2013 Budget
Nov. 29, 2011 Bass Addresses White House, Child Welfare Advocates on Ways to Support Adoption
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 8, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Rejecting the Cuts to Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program
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 13, 2011 Fighting to Preserve Medicare for our Seniors
April 14, 2011 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
April 12, 2011 Fiscal Choices: House of Representatives
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Seniors
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Local Issues
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Fighting for Seniors - Social Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Seniors - Medicare
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Affordable Care Act
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