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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
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 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
June 7, 2012 Letter to Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives
June 7, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Introduces Bill to Support Nation's Unemployed College Graduates
June 6, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Introduces Bill to Improve Homeowner Education
June 5, 2012 Time - Will Congress Pass "Special" FHA Premiums for First-Time Home Buyers?
June 4, 2012 Bishop Charles E. Blake Endorses Karen Bass for Congress
May 31, 2012 Associated Press - Bill Would Help Foster Youths with School Records
May 31, 2012 Reverend Jesse Jackson Endorses Bass' Congressional Bid; Leaders Announce Efforts to Protect Californians Facing Home Foreclosures
May 29, 2012 Letter to Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Treasury and Mr. Edward DeMarco, Acting Director
May 27, 2012 Congressional Candidate Karen Bass Receives Support from California League of Conservation Voters
May 26, 2012 Congressional Candidate Karen Bass Secures Support from L.A. Area Ministers
May 25, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on the 49th Africa Day
May 24, 2012 Congressional Candidate Karen Bass Receives Kennedy Profile in Courage Award
May 22, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States
May 21, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Announces New House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Staff Director
May 18, 2012 U.S. Reps. Karen Bass Statement on Adoption of Amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)
May 9, 2012 National Foster Care Month
May 9, 2012 Letter to Patrick R. Donahoe, Postmaster General - Post Office Closures
May 7, 2012 Rep. Karen Bass Statement Regarding the Future of the U.S. Export Import Bank
May 6, 2012 Speaker Emeritus Karen Bass Announces Waxman Endorsement
May 1, 2012 CAPAC Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
April 27, 2012 Rep. Karen Bass Statement in Recognition of the 20th Anniversary of the Los Angeles Civil Unrest
April 26, 2012 Child Abuse Prevention
April 17, 2012 Representative Karen Bass Addresses Need to Bolster U.S. Trade in Africa
April 13, 2012 Representative Karen Bass Fighting to Secure Federal Funding to Build Leimert Park Station on Crenshaw/LAX Light Rail Line
April 12, 2012 Representative Karen Bass Statement on Zimmerman Second Degree Murder Charge
April 11, 2012 Representative Karen Bass Statement on Slain USC Graduate Students
April 7, 2012 The Root - Remembering Africa's Friend in Congress
April 6, 2012 Representative Karen Bass Addresses College Affordability at Los Angeles Town Hall
April 6, 2012 Representative Karen Bass Statement on Death of Malawi President Bingu wa Mutharika
April 3, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army
March 29, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on House Vote to Pass Republican 2013 Budget
March 29, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on House Vote to Pass Three-month Transportation Extension
March 23, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Second Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act
March 23, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement Regarding the Military Coup in Mali
March 23, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder
March 22, 2012 Education Week - Amendment Offered to Stop Student-Loan Interest-Rate Hike
March 21, 2012 Statement on Appointment to Ranking Member Position on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights
March 21, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass to Introduce Amendment to Address College Affordability for Nation's Youth Bass Amendment to Keep Student Loan Rates from Doubling in July
March 21, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Introduces Transportation Amendment to Support Crenshaw/LAX, EXPO Light Rail Lines and Leimert Park Station
Feb. 9, 2012 Rep. Lofgren & CA Democratic Members Respond to Multi-State Housing Settlement
Feb. 9, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Foreclosure Settlement
Feb. 7, 2012 The Clock is Ticking on the Payroll Tax Cut and Extension of Unemployment Benefits
Feb. 7, 2012 The Clock is Ticking on the Payroll Tax Cut and Extension of Unemployment Benefits
Feb. 1, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Votes Against Bill to Extend the Pay Freeze for Members of Congress and Federal Employees
Feb. 1, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on H.R. 3567 Welfare Integrity Now for Children and Families Act of 2011
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. Lofgren & CA Democratic Women Members Respond to Susan G. Komen Planned Parenthood Decision
Jan. 26, 2012 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass' Statement on Passing of the Project Labor Agreement (PLA) for LA Metro Construction Projects
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
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