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Nov 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives today passed Rep. Ami Bera’s (D-CA) Securing America From Epidemics (SAFE) Act. The SAFE Act would authorize United States participation in the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), a public-private partnership developing vaccines for coronavirus and other highly infectious pathogens.

Nov 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives voted today to pass Rep. Ami Bera’s (D-CA) resolution recognizing the 70th anniversary of the start of the Korean War and the strong alliance between the United States and the Republic of Korea.

Nov 17, 2020 Ami's Updates
I’m holding a Telephone Town Hall on Monday, November 23 from 6:00-7:00pm PDT. I will be joined by Dr. Peter Beilenson, Sacramento County Health Director, who will give an update on COVID-19 in Sacramento Councy. We'll also be taking your questions!
 
To join, please dial (833) 946-1797 at 6pm PDT
Oct 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representatives Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA) and Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN), today introduced bipartisan legislation to provide critical relief to physicians responding to the COVID-19 pandemic who are scheduled to receive Medicare payment cuts next year.

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Oct 16, 2020 Ami's Updates

As we approach the November 3rd elections, and with ballots already being cast in California and across the country, I want to be sure you have all the information and resources you need to vote safely amid COVID-19.

That's why I'm hosting a 2020 Elections Webinar on Wednesday, October 21 at 6pm PDT. 

Oct 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Ami Bera, M.D. last week (CA-07) introduced the Tools to Educate All Children at Home (TEACH) Act to support educators during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Oct 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Ami Bera, M.D. (CA-07) today sent a letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Kathy Kraninger urging the release of CFPB guidance for lenders and credit reporting agencies to protect consumers who pay their bills by mail and are being impacted by United States Postal Service (USPS) delays.

Oct 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – The House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and Nonproliferation and the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities today held a joint hearing on biosecurity and emerging biological threats.

Oct 1, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – The House Foreign Affairs Committee today unanimously voted in committee markup to pass Rep. Ami Bera’s (D-CA) resolution recognizing the 70th anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean War and the enduring alliance between the United States and the Republic of Korea.