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Rep. Bass Congratulates Rep. Lee on Appointment as Representative to the United Nations

September 13, 2021
Press Release
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA), Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Global Human Rights issued the following statement:

“I want to thank Speaker Pelosi and congratulate Congresswoman Barbara Lee on her appointment to once again represent the United States Congress at the United Nations. Congresswoman Lee brings decades of international experience as the Chair of the Appropriations Foreign Operations Subcommittee. She is prepared to face international challenges head on – whether it’s COVID-19 recovery and vaccination access or famine, election integrity and domestic backsliding or conflict. Congratulations Congresswoman Lee, I look forward as always to working with you in this position.”