WASHINGTON, DC--Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calif.), Ranking Member on the House Africa Subcommittee, released the statement below after the House of Representatives passed S. 2152, the "Electrify Africa Act of 2015:"
LOS ANGELES—Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Los Angeles) welcomed over 150 constituents on Wednesday, January 20 to St. Paul's Presbyterian Church for a "Congressional Conversation” for the Baldwin Hills and Baldwin Vista neighborhoods.
WASHINGTON, DC--Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calif.) released the statement below on the passing of Ashley Gammon, who served as the Congresswoman’s communications director from October 2011 to October 2012.
Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calif.), a member of the House Judiciary Committee, released the following statement after President Obama unveiled today a series of new executive actions aimed at reducing gun violence:
WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calif.), ranking member of the Africa subcommittee, released the statement below regarding the continuing violence in Burundi:
Legislation includes Bass amendment to continue successful local hire program
WASHINGTON, DC--Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calif) issued the following statement after supporting the 2016 Omnibus Appropriations Bill, which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 316 to 113:
WASHINGTON—As the world continues to address the ongoing refugee crisis impacting Africa and Western Europe, Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calif.)--Ranking Member of the Africa Subcommittee--welcomed over 100 attendees who came to hear from American and European diplomatic leaders as well as representatives from organizations working to assist refugees to discuss how the United States and Europea