Congresswoman Karen Bass, Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Ranking Member of the Africa Subcommittee released the following statement on Secretary John Kerry’s selection of former Senator Russ Feingold as Special Envoy to Africa’s Great Lakes Region.
Rep. Bass Joins Los Angeles Hunger Advocate, Food Stamp Recipient in Condemning Proposed Cuts To SNAP Nutrition Program
Congresswoman Karen Bass joined Los Angeles hunger advocates and a recipient of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in speaking out against proposed cuts to food stamp programs in the Farm Bill.
Congresswoman Karen Bass, Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Ranking Member of the Africa Subcommittee released this statement on President Obama's nomination of United Nations Ambassador Susan Rice to serve as White House National Security Advisor.
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement in reaction to news that employees at the Los Angeles Air Force Base will be furloughed due to the sequester. Notices were sent out today to thousands of civilian employees at the air force base who will now face 11 furlough days beginning in July.
Rep. Karen Bass released a statement in reaction to the appropriation of $120 million from the Los Angeles City Council and Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) for an underground train station in Leimert Park Village along the Crenshaw Line.
Rep. Karen Bass, Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa released a statement after the White House announced President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will travel to Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania next month.
Rep. Bass Statement On The Nomination of Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield To Serve As Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs
Congresswoman Karen Bass, Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Ranking Member of the Africa Subcommittee, released the following statement on President Barack Obama’s nomination of Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield as the next Assistant Secretary for African Affairs.
Congresswoman Karen Bass released a statement after the GOP House vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act for the 37th time in 41 months without a single vote on a jobs bill.
Congresswoman Karen Bass, Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, released a statement after the subcommittee unanimously passed H.RES 131 – “Concerning the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo."
Congresswoman Karen Bass, member of the House Judiciary Committee, released a statement after Attorney General Eric Holder’s testimony on Capitol Hill.