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Congresswoman Karen Bass

Representing the 37th District of California

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January 16, 2013 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calif), member of the House Judiciary Committee issued the following statement on President Obama’s proposals for comprehensive steps to reduce gun violence:
January 16, 2013 Press Release
Representative Karen Bass (D-Calif) released the following statement today on her reappointment to serve as Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations in the 113th Congress. Representative Bass is currently the only African American woman serving on the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
January 8, 2013 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-CA), Ranking of Member of the House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights issued the following statement today in reaction to Congolese rebels declaring a unilateral ceasefire in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
December 28, 2012 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-CA), member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and co-founder of the bi-partisan Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth released the following statement on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s decision to sign legislation banning Americans from adopting Russian children.
December 21, 2012 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass, member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights, released the following statement today in reaction to the announcement of President Barack Obama’s nomination of Senator John Kerry to be Secretary of State.
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December 21, 2012 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement today in reaction to Speaker Boehner’s decision to pull his own Plan B fiscal cliff bill as the deadline looms to avoid dramatic tax increases on middle class families:
December 20, 2012 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement after testimony from Deputy Secretary of State William Burns and Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources Thomas Nides into the findings from the accountability review board investigation into the September 11th attacks against the U.S. Consulate in Libya, which killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans.
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December 19, 2012 Blog
Congressmember Karen Bass responds to questions on Gun Control.
December 17, 2012 Press Release
On Sunday December 16th Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-CA) held a 2012 Legislative Year In Review Town Hall discussing issues of most concern to her constituents and reviewing legislative accomplishments from her first term in office.
December 13, 2012 Press Release
Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-CA), Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights released the following statement today regarding Ambassador Susan Rice.
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