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Thank you to all the constituents who joined me on Wednesday, January 20 for a small meeting in Baldwin Hills.
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Bass Statement on House Passage of the Electrify Africa Act of 2015

Feb 2, 2016 Press Release

2016 Boko Haram and its Regional Impact

Jan 25, 2016 Event

Rep. Bass welcomes more than 150 constituents to Baldwin Hills/Baldwin Vista community meeting

Jan 23, 2016 Press Release

Statement on the passing of Ashley Gammon

Jan 13, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC--Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calif.) released the statement below on the passing of Ashley Gammon, who served as the Congresswoman’s communications director from October 2011 to October 2012:

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Health care should be a right not a privilege. The passage of Affordable Care Act ensures that every American has access to affordable, quality health care.

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Jun 03,2015
"I know that it will inspire other states, I have no doubt about it," U.S. Rep. Karen Bass, D-Los Angeles, said in response to the bill package. "We are going to continue to make sure that we can do the same on a federal level."
May 21,2015
Rep. Karen Bass took to the House floor Wednesday for a one-minute speech, standing next to a picture of a smiling young woman. That same young woman sat in the gallery above as Bass told her story.
Mar 26,2015
In the tradition of town hall meetings, Congresswoman Karen Bass, whose district includes Culver City, held a town meeting on March 12 to present arguments involving authorization of the use of military force (AUMF) against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), also known as ISIS.
Oct 16,2014
A trio of House Democrats—including Rep. Karen Bass—concerned that there are not enough healthcare workers in Liberia called Wednesday for President Obama to allow U.S. troops to provide direct care to Ebola patients.
Oct 16,2014
At a community town hall meeting at Holman United Methodist Church, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, chairperson of the African Union Commission, told residents she and other African leaders wanted to change the world’s viewpoint of Africa.