A bipartisan amendment introduced by U.S. Rep. Karen Bass to the Defense Department Appropriations Bill prohibiting Department funds for human trafficking passed the House of Representatives today.
July 6, 2011 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass released the following statement after the International Olympic Committee announced that Pyeongchang, South Korea was awarded the 2018 Winter Olympic games.
July 1, 2011 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass released the following statement today marking the 45th anniversary of Medicare’s implementation. The statement follows:
June 30, 2011 Newsletter
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass week in review newsletter.
June 27, 2011 Newsletter
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass reflects on the success story of foster youth interns by WUSA9, testimony about 'At-Risk Youth, Child Family Services' to the Ways and Means Committee and an Interview with Chuck Todd on MSNBC.
June 22, 2011 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass welcomed Daniel Oh and his father David on Wednesday to the U.S. Capitol. Daniel was selected as the winner of the high school art competition for the 33rd Congressional District which is represented by Bass and includes Koreatown.
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass released the following statement today after the Republican-led Congress introduced and voted for H.R. 672 called Terminating the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) which was established in response to the 2000 presidential election debacle in Florida.
June 17, 2011 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass released the following statement in solidarity with Saudi Arabian women participating in the Women2Drive Campaign today.
June 17, 2011 Editorial
The Republican budget authored by Budget Committee Chairman U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) is a downright scary proposal that slashes Medicare benefits and puts insurance companies in charge of seniors’ healthcare.
June 16, 2011 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass testified today before the Subcommittee on Human Resources of the Ways and Means Committee at a hearing titled, “Improving Programs Designed to Protect At-Risk Youth.”