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Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA 37th District)

4th term Democrat from California 37th District.

Bio

Residence: Los Angeles

Marital Status: Divorced

Prev. Occupation: College Instructor, Physician Assistant

Prev. Political Exp.: CA Assembly, 2004-10

Education: Attended San Diego State University, 1971-1973; BS California State University - Dominguez Hills, 1990

Birthdate: 10/03/1953

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 82%

Major Opponent: Chris Wiggins


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Karen Bass.

Website: bass.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2241 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-0537
Phone: (202) 225-7084
Fax: (202) 225-2422

Los Angeles Office: (more district offices)

4929 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 650
Los Angeles, California 90010
Phone: (323) 965-1422
Fax: (323) 965-1113



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Caren Street
  • Scheduler: Lauren Radice
  • Legis. Dir.: Janice Bashford
  • Comm. Dir.: Zach Seidl
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Heather Zenone
  • Health LA: Heather Zenone
  • Judiciary LA: Janice Bashford
  • Budget LA: Janice Bashford
  • Civil Rights LA: Janice Bashford
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Khaula Kaiser
  • Science/Technology LA: Khaula Kaiser
  • Women's Issues LA: Janice Bashford

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Karen Bass voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Not Voting Not Scored
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Nay Voted Against
A To block the D.C. "Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Act" (RHNDA) 09/14/2017 Nay Voted Against
F Congressional control over District of Columbia funds (abortion, etc.) 09/14/2017 Yea Voted Against
P American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) 05/04/2017 Nay Voted Against
P Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule 02/16/2017 Not Voting Not Scored
P No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 01/24/2017 Nay Voted Against
P Conscience Protection Act 07/13/2016 Nay Voted Against
A To block the D.C. "Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Act" (RHNDA) 07/07/2016 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

How are YOUR reps voting?

Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Karen Bass's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Karen Bass a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Karen Bass
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.