U.S. Rep. Karen Bass made the following statement on her vote against H.R. 3567, which would require states to implement policies which ensure Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits are not spent at any liquor stores, casino or gambling establishment, or in adult-oriented entertainment venues in which performers disrobe.
February 1, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass made the following statement in recognition of February as Black History Month.
January 27, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Representative Karen Bass made the following statement in response to President Barack Obama recognizing January 2012 as National Trafficking Month.
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass issued the following state on the passing of the Project Labor Agreement (PLA) for LA Metro Construction Projects.
January 25, 2012 Press Release
Contrary to Republican belief, new Video highlights the real “Faces of the Unemployed” as educated, hardworking, and ambitious Americans who are out of work due to no fault of their own.
January 24, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass issued the following statement after President Obama’s State of the Union address.
January 6, 2012 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Karen Bass (D-Calif.) issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Department of Labor’s release of the December jobs numbers, stating that the economy added 200,000 jobs and the unemployment rate dropped to 8.5 percent.
January 5, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass announced that she, with many of her Democratic colleagues, returned to Washington where House Republicans were nowhere to be found.
December 23, 2011 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) released the following statement on the congressional votes to extend the payroll tax cut and unemployment benefits.
Today, U.S. Rep. Karen Bass issued the following statement after the House Republicans announced their refusal to vote on the Senate’s bipartisan Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011.