Jesus Lechuga (Karen Bass Husband) Biography, Jesus Lechuga Wiki
Jesus Lechuga is the former husband (1980 to 1986) of Karen Bass. Lechuga and Bass were married from 1980 until their divorce in 1986. She was married to Jesus Lechuga. Following their divorce, Bass and Lechuga jointly raised their daughter Emilia Bass-Lechuga.
Jesus Lechuga Family
Jesus Lechuga and Karen Bass had a daughter, Emilia Bass-Lechuga.
Jesus Lechuga Age
Jesus Lechuga’s age is unclear. His ex-wife Karen Bass was born on October 3, 1953, in Los Angeles, California, United States.
Who is Karen Bass
Karen Ruth Bass (/ˈbæs/; born October 3, 1953) is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for California’s 37th congressional district since 2013. From 2011 to 2013, she was the U.S. Representative for California’s 33rd congressional district. A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served for six years in the California State Assembly, the last two as its Speaker.
On November 28, 2018, Bass was elected chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) during the 116th Congress. She also serves as Chair of the United States House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations and United States House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security.
Before her election to Congress, Bass represented the 47th district in the California State Assembly (2004–2010). In 2008, she was elected to serve as the 67th Speaker of the California State Assembly, becoming the first African American woman in United States history to serve as a Speaker of a state legislative body. She won the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award in 2010 for her leadership during the Great Recession. Bass is on the shortlist to become Joe Biden’s vice-presidential running mate in 2020.
Karen Bass Personal life
from 1980 to 1986, Bass was married to Jesus Lechuga. Following their divorce, Bass and Lechuga jointly raised their daughter and her siblings, Bass’s four stepchildren, Scythia, Omar, Yvette, and Ollin, together. Her daughter, Emilia Bass-Lechuga, and son-in-law, Michael Wright, were killed in a car accident in 2006.