Congressional Summer Town Hall

Join Congressmember Karen Bass at the Culver City Senior Center. Hear from your representative & share your thoughts on the issues that matter to you.
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Strengthening the Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act Passes!

The House of Representatives unanimously passed Congressmember Karen Bass's bill to help connect child victims of trafficking with appropriate services and prevent further exploitation.
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House adopts "Local Hire"

On June 10, the House voted to pass Congressmember Karen Bass's amendment giving Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority the ability to prioritize hiring local residents for highway and transit projects.
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Growth and Opportunity in Africa Forum

Aug 5, 2014 Event

Congressmember Karen Bass invites you to join us for a Growth and Opportunity in Africa Forum in coordination with the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit. RSVP today!

Congressional Summer Town Hall

Jul 28, 2014 Event

Please join me at the Culver City Senior Center for our Summer Town Hall to share your thoughts on the most important issues in your community.

Statement on Meriam Ibrahim’s release from Sudan

Jul 25, 2014 Press Release

Congressmember Karen Bass, Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Africa, released the following statement after the release of Meriam Ibrahim from Sudan.

House unanimously passes Bass legislation to fight child link between sex trafficking and foster youth

Jul 25, 2014 Press Release

The House of Representatives today unanimously passed the “Strengthening the Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014,” legislation authored by Congresswoman Karen Bass that will help to connect child victims of trafficking to appropriate services and prevent further exploitation.

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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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Events Schedule

Aug
5

Growth and Opportunity in Africa Forum

Congressmember Karen Bass invites you to join us for a Growth and Opportunity in Africa Forum in coordination with the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit. RSVP today!

Aug
16

Congressional Summer Town Hall

Please join me at the Culver City Senior Center for our Summer Town Hall to share your thoughts on the most important issues in your community.

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Jul 24,2014
President Obama met privately with Father Gregory Boyle of Los Angeles' Homeboy Industries and four former gang members Thursday as part of the White House’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aimed at lifting African American and Latino youths.
Jul 10,2014
It looked like 1966 in South Los Angeles this week when the community galvanized into a united force to confront an issue many thought had long been overcome — allegations of police brutality against defenseless black citizens.
Jul 08,2014
California Highway Patrol Commissioner Joe Farrow met today with a group of community activists in Culver City, demanding action in response to a cellphone video showing an officer repeatedly punching a woman, and he said the investigation would be expedited as much as possible.
Jul 08,2014
The commissioner of the California Highway Patrol called the CHP a "wounded" organization when he met with community leaders and activists Tuesday amid public outrage over an officer who was caught on video hitting a woman in the face.
Jul 08,2014
A bureaucratic debate over sentence construction is denying health care to young adults who were once in foster care, a round table on child welfare learned Monday. U.S. Reps. Vicky Hartzler, R-Mo., and Karen Bass, D-Calif., were joined by advocates and state officials for the lunchtime meeting in the Boone County Commission chambers.