U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) made the following statement today after the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court which declared the entire Affordable Care Act constitutional.
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) made the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court declared three of out four provisions in Arizona’s SB1070 unconstitutional.
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) congratulated the University of Southern California on being selected to receive Health Care Innovation Award of $12 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) released the following statement today after the Obama Administration announced a new U.S. Department of Homeland Security program aimed at protecting nearly one million youth that are eligible for the DREAM Act from facing deportation.
In May, U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.), the Ranking Member on the U.S. House of Representatives’ Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Right traveled to Uganda and Kenya on her first visit to the continent as the Senior Democrat of the Subcommittee.
Yesterday, U.S. Rep. Karen Bass participated in a roundtable conversation with the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) Director Gil Kerlikowske, which was hosted by the Asian American Drug Abuse Program (AADAP) to discuss the state of drug treatment nationally and current initiatives from the Obama Administration that support drug free communities and youth.
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass issued the following statement after the release of a report stating that Penn State officials showed “total and consistent disregard” for the welfare and protection of child sex abuse victims of former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky.
With less than one month until student loan borrowers face the potential of adding more than $5,000 to their already onerous federal student loan debt, U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) introduced legislation today to help ease the burden on graduates who are experiencing additional financial hardships due to unemployment.
In an effort to create a healthy housing market with successful rates of homeownership, U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) introduced the Homeownership Preservation Education (HOPE) Act which provides an interest rate deduction on the FHA mortgage insurance premium for first-time homebuyers that complete pre-purchase counseling.
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass made the following statement after the successful launch of the Falcon 9 rocket by the California-based company, SpaceX, which partnered with NASA for this mission on Tuesday, May 22, 2012.