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Congresswoman Karen Bass

Representing the 37th District of California

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November 8, 2014 Press Release
Congressmember Karen Bass, a member of the House Judiciary Committee, released the following statement on President Obama's announcement today that he has nominated Loretta Lynch to serve as the next Attorney General:
October 29, 2014 Press Release
Congressmember Karen Bass (D-Calif.), Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Africa, released the following statement following the passing of Zambian President Michael Sata.
October 24, 2014 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass, Ranking Member on the House Subcommittee on Africa, released the following statement after Dr. Craig Spencer tested positive for Ebola in New York City:
September 19, 2014 Press Release
This Final Application will pit Los Angeles neighborhoods against each other as they apply for Promise Zone designation, forcing Mayor Garcetti to choose just one application and turn down other strong ones.
September 16, 2014 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass, Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Africa, released the following statement on President Obama's announcement that he would be sending military medical personnel to Africa to combat the Ebola outbreak:
August 21, 2014 Press Release
I join people from around the world in joy and gratitude over the announcement today that Nancy Writebol and Dr. Kent Brantly have been cured of the Ebola virus and released from Atlanta’s Emory University Hospital.
August 15, 2014 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement after reports of anti-Semitic flyers being left at a Westwood business.
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August 13, 2014 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement today following Dr. George McKenna’s victory in last night's special election for the Los Angeles Board of Education, District 1.
August 7, 2014 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement after a jury found Theodore Wafer guilty of 2nd degree murder in killing 19-year-old Renisha McBride.
August 5, 2014 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calif.) issued the following statement upon learning of the death of Brenda Marsh-Mitchell.
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August 19, 2011 In The News
신연성 LA총영사와 한인타운을 관할하는 캐런 배스 연방하원의원(민주.33지구)이 오는 9월 10일 LA한인타운을 달린다.
August 18, 2011 In The News
With budget problems roiling both the state and federal government, Californians can expect bigger cuts to education and health and human services, according to Rep. Karen Bass.
August 17, 2011 In The News
Los Angeles Democrat Karen Bass draws a crowd at USC for a forum on how the national healthcare law will be implemented in California and the efforts in Congress and the courts to change the law
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August 11, 2011 In The News
At the Tuesday night event, many local dignitaries appeared to honor the group, including Culver City Mayor Micheal O’Leary, U.S. Congresswoman Karen Bass and former Congresswoman Diane Watson.
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August 9, 2011 In The News
Rep. Karen Bass came to Congress in 2010. She currently serves on the Steering and Policy Committee. Prior to her congressional tenure, Bass was a physician assistant and a clinical instructor at the USC Keck School of Medicine. She also served as the California Assembly's speaker, making her the first African American woman to hold such a position in the U.S.
August 9, 2011 In The News
Democratic Congresswoman Karen Bass believes it's critically important Congress reduce the deficit but it must be done with a more balanced approach.
August 8, 2011 In The News
If Pelosi thinks Boehner could try to appoint one of his vaunted freshmen, she could counter with one of her own. A likely contender would be Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif. Bass sits on the Budget Committee and is no stranger to big assignments, having served as Speaker of the California State Assembly.
August 2, 2011 In The News
White House officials have had the unenviable task of spending their day defending the deal that President Obama negotiatiated with congressional Republicans to raise the debt ceiling and avoid default by the Aug. 2 deadline.
August 1, 2011 In The News
The U.S. House of Representatives expects to vote tonight on a measure that would raise the debt ceiling and cut more than $2 trillion from federal spending over the next decade. California’s delegation contains plenty of undecideds.
July 15, 2011 In The News
U.S. Rep Karen Bass, PA, (D-Calif.), visits with an unidentified injured PA at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany.

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