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Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif.

Member of the House (3rd term)



District: California - 37th District
Political Highlights: Calif. Assembly, 2004-10
Born: October 3, 1953; Los Angeles, Calif.
Residence: Los Angeles
Religion: Baptist
Family: Divorced; one child (deceased) and four stepchildren
Education: San Diego State U., attended 1971-73; California State U., Dominguez Hills, B.S. 1990
Elected: 2010
Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights & International Organizations - Ranking Member); Judiciary (Courts, Intellectual Property & the Internet; Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security & Investigations)
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 121st ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 27,626 followers
State Clout: California is 1st on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

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