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  • Dr. Ami Bera Re-Elected to US Congress

    CARMICHAEL, CA - The Associated Press has declared Dr.

  • Dr. Ami Bera's Lead in CA-7 Grows to 4,802 Votes

    CARMICHAEL, CA - Dr. Ami Bera’s lead over Scott Jones in the race for California’s 7th Congressional District grew Wednesday to 4,802 votes following an update from the Sacramento County Registrar of Voters.

    Bera now leads his opponent Scott Jones by more than 2 percent, 119,448 votes to 114,646. 

  • SEIU 1000 Endorses Dr. Ami Bera for Congress

    ELK GROVE, CA - The Service Employees International Union Local 1,000, the largest public sector union in California, has endorsed Dr. Ami Bera for Congress. 

    SEIU, which represents more than 95,000 workers employed by the State of California, joins major unions including the Laborers’ International Union of North America and the California Teachers’ Association in supporting Bera for his record standing up for working families. 

  • LGBTQ Equality Rights Groups Rally to Endorse Dr. Ami Bera

    ELK GROVE, CA - Today, the Bera campaign announced that frontline regional, statewide, and national groups fighting for equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) Americans endorsed Ami Bera for Congress in California’s 7th Congressional District.

  • The Sierra Club Endorses Dr. Ami Bera for Congress

    ELK GROVE, CA - Today, the largest grassroots environmental organization in the nation endorsed Dr. Ami Berafor Congress in California’s 7th Congressional District.

    The Sierra Club pointed to Dr. Bera’s commitment to growing California’s new energy economy, and his support for innovation in clean energy research and development.

Rep. Ami Bera Statement in Response to Scott Jones' Position on Trump

ELK GROVE, CA - In response to Scott Jones latest position on Donald Trump, Dr. Ami Bera released the following statement:

“After months of supporting Trump, Scott Jones' latest statement is too little too late. On Election Day, either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will be elected president. If Scott Jones was truly committed to keeping Donald Trump from the White House he’d pledge to support Clinton and call on Trump to quit."


RELEASE: Bera Calls on Scott Jones to Withdraw Support for Trump in Response to Lewd, Predatory Comments Against Women

ELK GROVE, CA - Dr. Ami Bera today called on Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones to withdraw his support for Donald Trump after a tape of Trump’s sexually lewd and predatory comments againist women was published by the Washington Post.

RELEASE: Gov. Jerry Brown Endorses Rep. Ami Bera for Congress

ELK GROVE, CA - Today, California Governor Jerry Brown endorsed Rep. Ami Bera for U.S. Congress.

Brown, who historically makes few political endorsements, is backing Bera in California’s hotly contested 7th Congressional district.

"The country needs a Congress that works and leaders who will fight to break the gridlock in Washington. I am strongly endorsing Doctor Ami Bera because he will get things done."

Bera Campaign Releases “Allegations” Ad Highlighting Coverage of Scott Jones’ Sexual Harassment Scandal

ELK GROVE, CA – Today, the Bera campaign released ‘Allegations,’ a new ad airing on digital and broadcast throughout the Sacramento market that highlights local news coverage of the sexual harassment scandal trailing Sheriff Scott Jones.

As widely reported throughout Sacramento County, Jones is accused of sexually harassing a twenty-six-year-old female deputy who worked under him, taking advantage of his position as her superior.


ELK GROVE, CA – Today, Dr. Ami Bera’s campaign began airing his first television ad of the 2016 CA-7 House race, ‘Difference,’ which will appear widely on broadcast television throughout the Sacramento market.

The positive advertisement highlights Dr. Bera’s record of service both as a doctor and an elected official.

Rep. Bera Statement on Court Hearing

Rep. Bera Statement on Court Hearing

ELK GROVE, CA - In response to today's sentencing hearing for Babulal Bera, Rep. Ami Bera issued the following statement:


Rep. Bera Accepts Debate Offer from KVIE Public TV, Awaits Response from Jones

Bera will debate in fall as he has every election; debate hosted by KVIE and potentially other outlets as announced

ELK GROVE, CA -  Today, Rep. Ami Bera received and accepted a debate offer on a mutually agreeable date in October from KVIE Public Television and other partners to be announced. 


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