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Ami In The News

Nov 22, 2017 In The News

On November 20, Congressman Ami Bera (D-CA 7th District) visited American River College to give a speech on education, immigration and President Trump’s harmful rhetoric.

The event was hosted by the Los Rios College Federation of Teachers. The LRCFT is a union of teachers that supports workplace rights for faculty members.

Nov 15, 2017 In The News

About 50 people crammed inside Dave’s Barbershop in Old Town Elk Grove on Nov. 10, to watch U.S. Rep. Ami Bera, D-Elk Grove, hold a ceremony to honor World War II and Korean War veteran Glen Stout.

Bera pinned three medals and two buttons on Stout’s suit jacket.

Oct 2, 2017 In The News

The Cosumnes Fire Department received a $1.9 million federal grant to hire eight firefighters next year. U.S. Rep. Ami Bera (D-Elk Grove) announced the funding at the fire agency’s Sheldon Road station on Sept. 21.

“As we’ve seen the expanded growth in this region, this is making sure that the firefighters are able to keep our communities safe,” Bera said.

Sep 24, 2017 In The News


As a doctor, I know many Americans are concerned about the future of health care. Nobody should have to worry that an unexpected medical bill could threaten their family’s financial security.

Aug 23, 2017 In The News

On Tuesday Congressman Ami Bera attended a meeting of local start up business owners that was held at Elk Grove’s InnoGrove Coworking, which is a local business that helps start up businesses and offers co-working spaces.

Aug 22, 2017 In The News

Necks craning skyward, Sacramento-area residents clustered on sidewalks and near windows Monday to witness the first total eclipse in the United States since 1979 and the first to cross the entire United States in 99 years.

The event had been hyped for weeks and although Sacramento didn’t experience the total eclipse, viewers said it lived up to its billing.

Jun 29, 2017 In The News

It’s the biggest annual fundraiser for the Elk Grove Food Bank Services.

The 13th annual Run 4 Hunger 5K/10K Run,Walk and Jog kicked off in a cool morning hour on June 24 at Elk Grove Regional Park, much to the liking of its approximately 1,100 participants.

Jun 6, 2017 In The News

Members of Congress on Thursday called for more political pressure to address the underlying conflicts that are creating famine and food insecurity and to ensure emergency aid is delivered.

May 27, 2017 In The News

FAIR OAKS -- Veterans, family members and local residents joined together Saturday at the 19th annual Fair Oaks Cemetery Memorial Day event.

The event's theme centered around the 100th year anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I. Speakers discussed the war's history as flags blew in the breeze on "The Avenue of Flags."

May 5, 2017 In The News

Top American lawmakers and the Sikh-Americans have hailed the basketball governing body FIBA for reversing a controversial ban on religious headgear, which would allow professional players to play wearing the turban and the hijab during competition.