Congresswoman Karen Bass, member of the House Judiciary Committee and Co-Chair of the Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth, released the following statement in reaction to reports that authorities in more than 70 cities apprehended 150 pimps involved in child sex trafficking during raids over the weekend.
Congresswoman Karen Bass issued the following statement in response to Senate passage of legislation to address the doubling of interest rates on Stafford student loans:
Congresswoman Karen Bass issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s remarks on race and the George Zimmerman trial.
Congresswoman Karen Bass, Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Ranking Member of the Africa Subcommittee released the following statement on the 95th birthday of Nelson Mandela, former president of the Republic of South Africa.
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement after voting against the latest House Republican efforts to undermine the Affordable Care Act.
Rep. Karen Bass released the following statement on the latest developments in Los Angeles after the Zimmerman verdict and local arrests related to demonstrations across the city.
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement in reaction to the jury verdict in the Trayvon Martin murder trial.
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the Republican Farm Bill without the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), also known as food stamps.
Congresswoman Karen Bass offered an amendment to the Energy and Water Development Appropriations Bill for Fiscal Year 2014 (H.R. 2609) that called for no federal funds to be used to implement, administer or enforce fracking in the Inglewood Oil Field for the coming fiscal year.
Congresswoman Karen Bass issued the following statement in reaction to congressional Republicans' press conference on the doubling of student loan interest rates.