(WASHINGTON) — As the anniversary of George Floyd's death approaches, negotiations over police reform have intensified after lawmakers revealed Congress will miss the Tuesday deadline to pass federal legislation -- a target President Joe Biden and top legislators were hoping to meet. Biden, in his... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Former police officer Derek Chauvin deserves a "maximum sentence," Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., said Sunday on ABC's "This Week" after he was convicted in the murder of George Floyd. "When we have seen the occasional guilty verdict, it is rare followed by the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The House Democrat playing a key role in negotiations over policing reform in Congress, said Thursday she feels "tremendous positive momentum" that a bill will be passed in the wake of the Chauvin verdicts earlier this week. "I will tell you we've been... Read More.
BY: MEG CUNNINGHAM(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., told ABC's "The View" on Wednesday that President Donald Trump is using events from the White House, including Tuesday's coronavirus briefing, for "adulation" as he ramps up efforts ahead of the election... Read More.
By JACK ARNHOLZ and ASHLEY BROWN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- To honor the life and legacy of civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis, Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., said on ABC's This Week Sunday that the Voting Rights Advancement Act should be... Read More.