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Mar 8, 2012 | Huffington Post

A National Foster Care Movement

In the years that I have spent chronicling the national movement to improve foster care, I have borne witness to the quiet, consistent progress achieved by a constellation of policy makers, foster youth, practitioners, academics, and advocates fully dedicated to bettering the lives of vulnerable children.

Feb 28, 2012 | KPCC

Democrat Karen Bass and Republican Michele Bachmann come together on foster care

Here’s something you don’t see every day: a liberal Democrat and a conservative Republican find an issue they can agree on. That issue? Improving the foster care system.

Oct 20, 2011 | Washington Times

Representative Karen Bass; Senator Mary Landrieu lead foster care mentoring initiative

With the United States Capitol as a backdrop, Senator Mary Landrieu, Democrat of Louisiana, and Representative Karen Bass, Democrat of California, last Thursday held a joint press conference highlighting the Foster Care Mentoring Act.