While working as a medical doctor, Congressman Bera was able to personally see the tremendous sacrifices that servicemen and women have made. Because of this, he has made it his mission to help them as a Member of Congress. He co-authored and helped to pass the Doctors Helping Heroes Act to shorten wait times at VA hospitals by addressing the shortage of doctors, pushed for comprehensive audits of the VA, and sponsored the Veteran Employment Transition Act, which takes a numberof crucial steps to make sure veterans can find work while encouraging employers to hire veterans. He is a champion for the men and women who have served their country. With his commitment and advocacy, veterans can look forward to the re-election of Congressman Ami Bera.