Karen Bass says she attended Scientology event because it was in her district. But it wasn't. - 2020-08-03
"Just so you all know, I proudly worship at First New Christian Fellowship Baptist Church in South LA," she said.
She then went on to explain why she shared a stage with Scientology leader David Miscavige on April 24, 2010 for the grand opening of a new "Ideal Org" on Sunset Boulevard in a neighborhood of Los Angeles known as East Hollywood.
This became a major news story on Friday when the Daily Caller pointed it out because Bass has recently emerged as someone presumptive Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is considering as a running mate. If Biden is elected at 77, his choice of vice president is especially crucial, since he may serve only one term. Who he picks for VP would have a serious leg up on becoming president in turn.