July 29, 2013 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass, member of the House Judiciary Committee and Co-Chair of the Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth, released the following statement in reaction to reports that authorities in more than 70 cities apprehended 150 pimps involved in child sex trafficking during raids over the weekend.
July 25, 2013 Editorial
When it comes to standing up for our youth, we have a moral obligation to not only make the process of governing work, but also to ensure that it works to the benefit of those most in need.
July 24, 2013 Editorial
With all the heated rhetoric surrounding immigration reform, it's fair to ask if some in Washington fully understand the many contributions undocumented immigrants make to our country.
July 24, 2013 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass issued the following statement in response to Senate passage of legislation to address the doubling of interest rates on Stafford student loans:
July 19, 2013 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s remarks on race and the George Zimmerman trial.
July 18, 2013 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass, Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Ranking Member of the Africa Subcommittee released the following statement on the 95th birthday of Nelson Mandela, former president of the Republic of South Africa.
July 17, 2013 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement after voting against the latest House Republican efforts to undermine the Affordable Care Act.
July 16, 2013 Press Release
Rep. Karen Bass released the following statement on the latest developments in Los Angeles after the Zimmerman verdict and local arrests related to demonstrations across the city.
July 14, 2013 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement in reaction to the jury verdict in the Trayvon Martin murder trial.
July 12, 2013 Editorial
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors deserves a great deal of credit for establishing a citizen’s blue ribbon commission to study the county’s child welfare agency.