Candidate Details

Karen Bass

House - Incumbent

Representative Karen Bass was re-elected to a fifth term representing California’s 37th Congressional District in November 2018. The Congresswoman serves on the House Foreign Affairs Committee where she is Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations, and on the House Judiciary Committee. In 2015, Rep. Bass traveled to Israel on a Congressional Delegation Mission and has been an outspoken advocate of the two-state solution. The Congresswoman currently serves as Chair for the Congressional Black Caucus, and made history prior to her Congressional career as California‚Äôs first African American woman State Assembly Speaker.