Media | Congressman Ami Bera

Congressman Ami Bera

Representing the 7th District of California


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Jan 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – The Committee on Science, Space, and Technology today elected Congressman Ami Bera (CA-07) as Vice Chairman of the full committee. Bera released the following statement:

Jan 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – The House Foreign Affairs Committee met today to organize for the 116th Congress. Congressman Ami Bera (CA-07) was selected to serve as the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. Bera released the following statement:

Jan 11, 2019 Ami's Updates

I sent an email update on Friday, January 11th, 2019 about the government shutdown. Please join my email updates now so you don't miss any in the future!

Dec 6, 2018 Ami's Updates
Along with the Taxpayer Advocate Service, we’re hosting this event to help individuals and local businesses navigate changes to the tax code.
Nov 9, 2018 Ami's Updates
A new federal tax law is taking effect for this tax year, which may mean changes for local families and businesses. My office is here to help Sacramento County navigate these challenges however we can. That’s why we’re holding a taxpayer workshop in conjunction with Taxpayer Advocate Service, an independent organization within the IRS, on Wednesday, November 14th.
Nov 7, 2018 Press Release

"President Trump's removal of Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatens the future of the ongoing investigation into Russia's actions during the 2016 presidential election. Congress needs to pass legislation that protects Special Counsel Robert Mueller so he can conduct a thorough and independent investigation without interference from the president or his appointees."

Oct 17, 2018 Ami's Updates

I sent an email update on Wednesday to announce that my office reached a new milestone serving you. Please join my email updates today so you don't miss any in the future!

Oct 11, 2018 Ami's Updates
My office is partnering with the Sacramento CAL-SOAP Consortium to hold Cash for College Workshops this fall. Families can get free, in-person help from trained volunteers on financial aid opportunities and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Sep 18, 2018 Press Release

Rep. Ami Bera’s statement on the Rancho Cordova shooting:

“My heart goes out to the family and friends of Deputy Mark Stasyuk who died in the line of duty yesterday in Rancho Cordova. During this difficult time, and as Deputy Julie Robertson recovers, I ask that everyone keep these families in your thoughts and prayers.”

Sep 11, 2018 Press Release
SACRAMENTO, CA – Congressman Ami Bera (D-CA) today was joined by Sacramento Police Chief Dan Hahn, Sacramento Metro Assistant Chief Maurice Johnson, and first responders to unveil H.R. 6571, the Helping Emergency Responders Overcome (HERO) Act. September is National Suicide Prevention Month and studies have indicated that first responders could be at a higher risk for suicide than other professions. The federal government must do more to study, prevent, and respond to mental health challenges among first responders.