House of Representatives
Congressmember Bass serves on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and has a strong record of impacting social change in her community and abroad. She served on the prestigious Steering and Policy Committee, which sets the policy direction of the Democratic Caucus, and is also involved in both the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) and the Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth. Her passion stems from watching the Civil Rights Movement with her father. She has worked to engage community residents in addressing the root causes of injustice. During the national economic crisis, she jump-started billions of dollars of infrastructure projects and championed efforts to improve foster care and quality health care for all Californians.