Representative Karen Bass's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Karen Bass
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 1 Child: Emilia
Birth Date: 10/03/1953
Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
Home City: Los Angeles, CA
Religion: Christian
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1/16/13 Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Reappointment to Serve as Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations 1/16/13 Statement on President Obama's Proposals for Comprehensive Steps to Reduce Gun Violence 1/15/13 Bachmann, Bass Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Russian Ban on American Adoptions 1/10/13 Our Weekly - Closing the achievement gap for foster youth 1/08/13 Rep. Karen Bass Statement in Reaction to Congolese Rebels Declaring a Ceasefire 1/04/13 ABC News - Bill to Help Foster Youths With School Records 1/03/13 The Hill's Congress Blog - RIP Grover Norquist tax pledge 1/03/13 Los Angeles Times - California did it; so can D.C. 1/03/13 Our Weekly - Fiscal cliff averted, but Black Caucus worries that cuts still loom 1/02/13 Daily News Los Angeles - How They voted: Local Lawmakers React to Fiscal Cliff Bill 12/30/12 Uninterrupted Scholars Act 12/29/12 Washington Times - Rep. Bass predicts public will back Democrats in 'fiscal cliff' fallout 12/28/12 Statement On Putin Signing Legislation Banning Americans from Adopting Russian Children 12/21/12 Statement on Nomination of Senator John Kerry To Secretary of State 12/21/12 FOX "Your World with Cavuto" Transcript: Tax Cuts and the Fiscal Cliff 12/21/12 Statement on Speaker Boehner's Pulled "Plan B" Bill 12/20/12 Letter to President Obama - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals 12/20/12 Los Angeles Wave - Rep. Karen Bass hints at 'fiscal cliff' deal 12/20/12 Statement Following State Department Testimony Into Benghazi Attacks 12/19/12 Protect Our Kids Act of 2012 12/13/12 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility 12/13/12 Statement From Rep. Karen Bass, Member of House Foreign Affairs Committee, On Ambassador Susan Rice 12/07/12 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment 12/06/12 Bass Says Fiscal Cliff Deal Possible If GOP Leads and Rejects Grover Norquist 11/30/12 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement in Recognition of World AIDS Day 11/29/12 Our Weekly - The Fiscal Cliff 11/16/12 House Dem Women Release Statement In Support of Amb. Susan Rice 11/15/12 House Women Members Release Statement, Hold Press Conference in Defense, Support of Ambassador Susan Rice 11/14/12 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript 10/16/12 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript 9/27/12 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Rev. Jesse Jackson Successful Negotiations to Free Two Americans from Imprisonment in Gambia 9/27/12 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Obama Administration's Efforts to Combat Human Trafficking 9/07/12 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA 9/05/12 Karen Bass DNC Speech 8/07/12 LA Congressmembers, USCIS, Community Leaders Urge Yout to Be Ready for Deferred Action, Warn Against Fraudulent Services 8/02/12 Extending Certain Trade Programs 8/02/12 Democrats Applaud Passage of Legislation to Extend Critical AGOA Provisions, Correct CAFTA Textile Provisions, and Renew Burma Sanctions 7/11/12 Statement on 33rd Vote to Repeal the Affordable Care Act 7/10/12 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA 6/28/12 Statement in Opposition to House Republican Contempt Vote 6/28/12 Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Supreme Court Decision on the Affordable Care Act 6/28/12 Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Supreme Court Decision on the Affordable Care Act 6/27/12 Letter to the Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives; The Honorable Eric Cantor, Majority Leader; The Honorable Kevin McCarthy, Majority Whip 6/26/12 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 6/25/12 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Arizona SB1070 Unconstitutional 6/25/12 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Arizona SB1070 Unconstitutional 6/21/12 Domestic Energy and Jobs Act 6/15/12 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass, White House, Local Organizations Examine National Substance Abuse Policies 6/15/12 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Obama Administration DREAM Act-Eligible Youth Provision 6/08/12 Statement from Karen Bass on Decisive Democratic Primary Win for 33rd Congressional District