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Nov 14, 2015

Making Healthcare Work for You: Community Resource Fair

Get free healthcare services and learn how make your health coverage work for you.

Nov 5, 2015

Rep. Bass introduces legislation to address Physician Assistant educational needs

As the only former Physician Assistant (PA) now serving in Congress, Rep. Karen Bass introduced two pieces of legislation to make sure that people who want to become Physician Assistants have the ability to successfully attend college as well as making sure that Physician Assistant education programs have the resources they need.

Oct 5, 2015

Reps. Bass, McDermott introduce legislation to ensure former foster youth can keep health insurance in other states

Reps. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) and Jim McDermott (D-Wash.)—Co-Chairs of the Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth—announced today they introduced H.R. 3641, the “Health Insurance for Former Foster Youth Act of 2015,” legislation that will close a loophole and guarantee that foster youth will still receive health insurance through Medicaid until they turn 26 years old regardless of their state of residence.

Mar 6, 2015

Statement on the last Ebola patient in Liberia being discharged

Rep. Karen Bass released the following statement after the last Ebola patient in Liberia was discharged from a treatment center in Monrovia.

Jan 8, 2015

Statement opposing the 54th Republican Attempt to Undermine the Affordable Care Act

Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement after voting to oppose the Sabotage American Workers Act of 2015.

Nov 25, 2014

Hundreds of Angelenos sign up for healthcare coverage at Rep. Karen Bass' Healthcare Resource Fair & Town Hall

Last Saturday, Congresswoman Karen Bass joined hundreds of families, insurance seekers, and healthcare advocates for a Healthcare Resource Fair and Town Hall.

Nov 22, 2014

Healthcare Resource Fair and Town Hall

Come join us for a healthcare resource fair. Find out how Obamacare can help you and your family!

Nov 13, 2014

Cicilline, Bass Introduce Congressional Resolution to Honor Health Workers Responding to Ebola

Following a House Foreign Affairs committee hearing entitled “Combatting Ebola in West Africa: The International Response” with top administration officials from the U.S. Agency for International Development, U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Representatives David N. Cicilline (D-RI) and Karen Bass (D-CA) today introduced a congressional resolution to acknowledge and thank medical professionals and volunteers for their extraordinary courage in responding to the Ebola outbreak.

Oct 24, 2014

Statement on Dr. Craig Spencer being diagnosed with Ebola

Congresswoman Karen Bass, Ranking Member on the House Subcommittee on Africa, released the following statement after Dr. Craig Spencer tested positive for Ebola in New York City: