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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
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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
Dec. 14, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on the End of the War in Iraq
Nov. 29, 2011 Bass Addresses White House, Child Welfare Advocates on Ways to Support Adoption
Nov. 29, 2011 Statement on Child Abuse Allegations Against Former Syracuse University Coach Bernie Fine
Nov. 25, 2011 Culver City Patch - Bass, Mitchell Honor Women Veterans, Acknowledge Need for Improved Care
Nov. 22, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Leahy and Granger, and Ranking Members Graham and Lowey
Nov. 21, 2011 Introduction of Bipartisan Legislation to Address Reporting Gaps in Child Sexual Abuse Laws
Nov. 18, 2011 Statement on the National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act
Nov. 9, 2011 Letter to Lamar Smith, John Conyers, Daniel E. Lungren and Robert A. Brady
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 27, 2011 63 House Members Join Congressional Coalition on Adoption to Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Promoting Adoption Awareness
Oct. 14, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Republican's Assault on Women's Health in the Protect Life Act
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Director Robert S. Mueller Federal Bureau of Investigation
Oct. 12, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 6, 2011 Letter to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 5, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 5, 2011 House Unanimously Approves Legislation to Improve Oversight of Broadband Stimulus Dollars
Oct. 4, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Launches Breast Cancer Resources Webpage in Recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Sept. 28, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Statement on Rosh Hashanah
Sept. 27, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Applauds Decision to Extend Voting Rights to Saudi Women, Presses for More Progress
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 21, 2011 Child and Family Services Improvement and Innovation Act
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
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Minority Leader Pelosi, Majority Leader Cantor and Minority Whip Hoyer
Sept. 14, 2011 Karen Bass' Legislation On Increasing Recruitment, Retention of Foster Parents Included in Child and Family Services Improvement and Innovation Act
Sept. 14, 2011 BET.com - Obama Asks North Carolina Supporters to Help Pass His Jobs Bill
Sept. 14, 2011 Karen Bass Stands with Democratic Caucus at Rally In Strong Support of President Obama Jobs Agenda
Sept. 9, 2011 Statement of Rep. Karen Bass in Commemoration of the Ten Year Anniversary of 9/11
Sept. 7, 2011 Letter to Chairman James E. Donal Georgia State Board of Pardons & Paroles
Sept. 2, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader Cantor
Aug. 31, 2011 Statement of U.S. Rep. Karen Bass on President Obama's Rose Garden Speech in Support of Jobs and Infrastructure Agenda
Aug. 31, 2011 Politics 365 - Congressional Black Caucus Calls for Action on Jobs Bills
Aug. 26, 2011 Statement of Rep. Karen Bass on Women's Equality Day
Aug. 21, 2011 LA Times - Congresswomen Hear Economic, Unemployment Woes at Inglewood Event
Aug. 19, 2011 The Ijaw Diaspora Convention and Education Trust Fund
Aug. 18, 2011 Health Care Reform Town Hall Recap
Aug. 17, 2011 Los Angeles Wave - Questions & Answers: Rep. Karen Bass
Aug. 15, 2011 LA Times - Rep. Karen Bass Holds Healthcare Town Hall in L.A.
Aug. 15, 2011 Statement of Rep. Karen Bass on Republic of Korea's Independence Day
Aug. 13, 2011 Rep. Bass Teams Up with LA-based Children Uniting Nations to Combat Youth Trafficking
Aug. 9, 2011 U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Introduces Bills to Strengthen Child Welfare Agencies Responses to Trafficking, Establishes Task Force to Combat Cyber Human Trafficking
Aug. 5, 2011 Legislation On Increasing Recruitment, Retention of Foster Parents Included in the Child and Family Services Extension and Enhancement Act
Aug. 4, 2011 Congressman Cardoza Urges Congressional Leadership to Reverse Cuts to California Transportation Projects
Aug. 3, 2011 Stark, CA Democratic Delegation Oppose Republican Proposal to Slash Transportation Funding
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
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