Briana Smith shadows Rep. Bass during "Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day"

More than 60 youth came to Capitol Hill for the 4th Annual "Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day" in order to raise awareness about young people in foster care.
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Congressional Conversation Series: Cheviot Hills/Beverlywood

On April 12, dozens of consituents in the Cheviot Hills & Beverlywood neighborhoods joined Rep. Karen Bass for a small community meeting.
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Congress in your Community: Breakfast with Congressmember Karen Bass

On Saturday, March 14, Crenshaw/Baldwin Hills residents joined Rep. Karen Bass for a small meeting at Buffalo Wild Wings to discuss issues in their community.
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Moderated Debate in Culver City

On Thursday, March 12, hundreds of residents joined Rep. Karen Bass to hear distinguished panelists debate the President Obama's request that Congress authorize the use of military force to degrade and defeat ISIL.
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Congressional Conversation Series: Palms

Sep 21, 2015 Event

Rep. Karen Bass is hosting a series of small meetings across the 37th District. Join your Palms neighbors for a discussion about what's happening in your community and Washington, DC.

Girls & Women of Color: The Pipeline to Prison

Aug 22, 2015 Event

Congressional Conversation Series: Vermont Knolls/Manchester Square

Aug 1, 2015 Event

Rep. Karen Bass is hosting a series of small meetings across the 37th District. Please come and discuss federal issues in your community including public safety, affordable housing and child welfare.

Statement on Obama Administration announcement of pilot program to allow incarcerated Americans to receive Pell Grants and take college courses

Jul 31, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Bass, a member of the House Judiciary Committee, released the following statement after the federal Department of Education announced the Second Chance Pell Pilot program that will allow Americans in both state and federal prisons to receive Pell Grants and pursue the post-secondary education:

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1

Congressional Conversation Series: Vermont Knolls/Manchester Square

Rep. Karen Bass is hosting a series of small meetings across the 37th District. Please come and discuss federal issues in your community including public safety, affordable housing and child welfare.

Aug
22

Girls & Women of Color: The Pipeline to Prison

Sep
21

Congressional Conversation Series: Palms

Rep. Karen Bass is hosting a series of small meetings across the 37th District. Join your Palms neighbors for a discussion about what's happening in your community and Washington, DC.

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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.