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Congresswoman Karen Bass

Representing the 37th District of California

Rep. Bass Statement on the Senate Waiving California Guard Bonus Clawbacks

December 8, 2016
Press Release
On December 8, 2016, Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) released the following statement on Facebook regarding the Senate approving a defense appropriations bill that waives most California National Guard bonuses:

"Just this morning, the Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill to help thousands of California National Guard soldiers and vets facing clawback payment demands. I am glad the Senate chose the wellbeing of those that have sacrificed for this country and the futures of their families over the broken system that took advantage of these heroes."