Karen BASS, Congress, CA (1953)
BASS, Karen, a Representative from California; born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, on October 3, 1953; graduated from Hamilton High School, Los Angeles, Calif.; B.S., California State University, Dominguez Hills, Calif., 1990; P.A., U.S.C. Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif.; physicianâs assistant; faculty, U.S.C. Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, Calif.; member of the California state assembly, 2005-2010, and speaker of the assembly, 2008-2010; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Twelfth Congress (January 3, 2011-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present