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Karen Bass

Democratic

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CA State Assembly
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-02-2004 Democratic AD-47 118495 Win
11-07-2006 Democratic AD-47 84674 Win
11-04-2008 Democratic AD-47 134003 Win
11-02-2010 Democratic CD-33 131990 Win
11-06-2012 Democratic CD-37 207039 Win
11-04-2014 Democratic CD-37 96787 Win
11-08-2016 Democratic CD-37 0 Win
Website: bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=B001270
 

Candidate Biography:

Born: October 3, 1953 in Los Angeles, CA
Married: Jess Lechuga (div.)
Child: Emilia Wright (d. 2006)*
University: University of Southern California (Public Administration; 199?)

Previous: Member, Los Angeles City Council Ad Hoc Committee on Gangs, Youth and Violence
1990-2003: Founder and Executive Director, Community Coalition
1993: Woman of the Year (48th Assembly District) [selected by Marguerite Archie-Hudson]
2006-2008: Majority Leader, California State Assembly
2008-2010: Speaker, California State Assembly
2016: Delegate, Democratic National Convention

Source: California Legislature Handbook (2005-06)
Source: "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-Present" (U.S. Library of Congress) [http://bioguide.congress.gov/]

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