Politician Info
B Karen Bass (D - CA)

Congresswoman Bass previously opposed marijuana policy reform but has recently come around to support the repairative components of legislation such as The Marijuana Justice Act and The MORE Act. 

She is the Chairwoman of the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security where the MORE Act had a favorable hearing in July of 2019 and was later passed by the full Committee with Rep. Bass's vote. 

Holds office U.S. House District 37

Candidate in race for U.S. House District 37

Comments

"I'm concerned how a Sessions-led Injustice Department will respond to blue states like California going through the legalization process. I think there's a very real possibility that the Trump administration will come after those states like they did in their tax plan".
http://sd30.senate.ca.gov/news/news/2018-01-04-jan-4-2017-la-sentinel-finding-equity-and-justice-california-marijuana-business
01/04/18

Votes
2019: MORE Act Judiciary Committee Vote
Yes
2019: The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595
Yes
2019: Blumenauer/McClintock/Norton Amendment to Protect Legalization
Yes
2016: Veterans Equal Access Amendment
Yes
2015: Rohrabacher/Farr Amendment to Protect Medical
No
2015: McClintock/Polis Amendment to Protect Legalization
No
Contact Karen Bass

Email: https://bass.house.gov/contact/email

Web: http://karenbass.house.gov/

Phone: 202-225-7084

Address

2059 Rayburn House Office Building

Washington, DC 20515

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