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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
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 11, 2011 U.S.-Korean Relations
May 5, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Introduces Congressional Resolution Recognizing May as National Foster Care Month
May 3, 2011 Vote "No" on H.R. 3
May 3, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Votes No on Continued Republican Efforts to Dismantle Health Care Reform
May 2, 2011 Statement by U.S. Rep. Karen Bass on Death of Osama Bin Laden
April 14, 2011 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
April 14, 2011 Republican 100 Day Report Card Is In -- No Accomplishments, No Jobs, a Budget that Ends Medicare
April 14, 2011 Roll Call - Heard on the Hill: A Techie Throwdown
April 12, 2011 Fiscal Choices: House of Representatives
April 12, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement On NASA Announcement that California Space Center Will Receive Space Shuttle Orbiter Endeavor for Permanent Display
April 12, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Co-Sponsors the Paycheck Fairness Act Introduced Today on National Equal Pay Day
April 11, 2011 Statement on the Averted Government Shutdown
April 7, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Successfully Fights to Restore Veterans' Funding Cut in Republican Budget
April 6, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - California Federal Disaster Assistance
April 4, 2011 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
April 1, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass' Statement on Falling Unemployment Rate
March 17, 2011 Karen Bass Opposes Republican Efforts to Defund National Public Radio, Destroying 9,000 Jobs in Local Communities
March 16, 2011 Republicans Push Spending Cuts that Destroy Jobs
March 15, 2011 Karen Bass Statement on 40th Anniversary of Congressional Black Caucus Founding
March 11, 2011 Karen Bass Statement on Earthquake in Japan, Tsunami Warnings
March 10, 2011 Terminating Mortgage Relief Programs
March 10, 2011 L.A. Watts Times - Michelle Obama: First Lady, Health Advocate, Role Model
March 10, 2011 Defending California Homeowners Against Republican-led Efforts to Dismantle Mortgage Relief Programs
Feb. 16, 2011 Republican Spending Plan Does Nothing to Address Jobs, Unemployment
Feb. 16, 2011 The 2011 Continuing Resolution
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform
Feb. 9, 2011 Karen Bass Votes No on Republican Bill to Cut Funds to United Nation
Feb. 8, 2011 Karen Bass Votes No on USA Patriot Act Extension
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. 17, 2011 Congresswoman Karen Bass Celebrates Martin Luther King Holiday, Calls on Community to Participate in Day of Service
Nov. 16, 2010 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
June 13, 2010 A Special Thanks to Our Committed Volunteers and Friends
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: U.S.-Africa Policy
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Transportation
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Foster Care & Adoption
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Energy & the Environment
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Education
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Protecting our Environment
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Investing in our Youth
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Environment and Energy
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Housing
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Jobs and Economy
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Seniors
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Transportation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
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