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The U.S. Representative for California's 33rd congressional district, serving since 2011.
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ENG: Karen Ruth Bass (born October 3, 1953) is the U.S. Representative for California's 33rd congressional district. She is a member of the Democratic Party. Prior to her election to Congress in 2010, she had served as a member of the California State Assembly representing the 47th district since 2004. From 2008 to 2010, she served as Speaker of the California State Assembly, becoming the second woman and third African American to serve in that post. Early life, education, and medical career Bass was raised in the Venice/Fairfax neighborhood and went to Hamilton High School. She attended San Diego State University from 1971 to 1973 majoring in philosophy and graduated from California State University, Dominguez Hills in 1990 with a B.S. in health sciences. Bass worked as a physician ...
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Staunch ally Bass rallies support for Obama jobs speech

Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA), one of Barack Obama’s key allies, called for democratic supporters to rally behind his crucial jobs speech Thursday. She also pre-empted criticism on the Republican side by noting that even if House Speaker John Boehner wrote the address, he’d oppose it if the president delivered it. Bass made her comments at a press briefing Saturday while hosting the Grand Opening of her District Office, located at 4929 Wilshire Boulevard, which was attended by over 200 invited guests. The former Assembly Speaker actually opened the office in January, following last ...

Congresswoman Karen Bass remembers civil activist L. Mobley

South Los Angeles activist Lillian Mobley, who advocated for better education, transportation, healthcare and other public services for the community, has died. She was 81. Her son Kenneth Mobley says his mother died Monday at Centinela Medical Center in Los Angeles from natural causes. Mobley was part of a group that spearheaded the fight to bring a hospital to South Los Angeles residents after the 1965 Watts riot. The result was Martin Luther King Hospital, later known as Martin Luther King/Drew Medical Center. Her son says Mobley also was instrumental in the opening of the Charles Drew ...

Bass talks health care reform in wake of strike down ...

A conservative federal appeals panel struck down President Barack Obama's health care overhaul Friday. Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) warned on KPCC's Patt Morrison's program that the conservative federal appeals panel that struck down the health care overhaul is "part of the ongoing effort to make sure that health care reform does not get implemented in this country." Bass said while those actions can slow down the process of implementing universal health care, they can't stop them. "So long as we retain the senate and the current president in the White House they [conservatives] will never be ...

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House Passes AGOA Enhancement Act
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Late Wednesday, Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calf.), ranking Member of the House Africa Subcommittee, applauded the passage of the AGOA Enhancement Act, which passed by a unanimous voice vote on the House Floor. The bill, introduced by House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.), to make the African Growth and Opportunity Act more effective by directing the President to establish a website with information regarding AGOA and by encouraging embassies in chosen countries promote export opportunities to the United States. An additional key element of the AGOA Enhancement Act is the inclusion of the Millennium Challenge Corporation Compact extension. This portion of the bill, originally drafted by Rep. Bass in her MCORE Act of 2015, was incorporated in Chairman Royce’s AGOA Enhancement Act and enables eligible countries with Millennium Challenge Corporation compacts to simultaneously enter one additional compact if the country is making considerable and demo
Rep. Bass' Statement on the Qilinto Prison
Today, Congressmember Karen Bass issued the following statement concerning the fire in the Qilinti Prison in Ethiopia: "I extend my sincere condolences to the people of Ethiopia, specifically the families of all who died in the fire at the Qilinto Prison. I also call on the Government of Ethiopia to treat all protesters and prisoners in a humane fashion and to investigate this incident in a thorough and transparent manner, sharing the results of the investigation with the Ethiopian public." For more information: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-37274883
Rep. Karen Bass on the Passing of Activist Stanley Sheinbaum
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressmember Karen Bass (CA-37) issued the following statement regarding the recent passing of Los Angeles activist, Stanley Sheinbaum. “I am deeply saddened by the passing of my friend, Los Angeles activist and advocate for equality and civil justice, Stanley Sheinbaum. Stanley will be remembered as a giant for social justice, leading a life that left a permanent mark on, not only Los Angeles but the nation. I will always admire his leadership and his quest for a progressive peace. I send my deepest condolences to his family and loved ones. He will be missed dearly.”
Update: Information About the Opening of the New NMAAHC
Below is an official message regarding additional tickets that will be available for the National Museum of African American History:In response to the overwhelming demand for timed-entry passes, the museum will expand its hours and make additional passes available. On September 6th at 9:00 a.m. EDT, additional Timed Entry Passes for Grand Opening Weekend Saturday, September 24th and Sunday, September 25th, will be made available to the general public.The Museum will also offer Timed Passes for extended hours Monday, September 26th through Sunday, October 2nd. Timed Passes for the months of November and December will also be released Tuesday.If you have any questions, please check the museum's website (http://nmaahc.si.edu/) or call my D.C. office at (202) 225-7084.

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