Press Releases | Congressman Ami Bera

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Sep 24, 2021 Press Release
Bera serves as Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia, and Nonproliferation

WASHINGTON, DC – Representative Ami Bera, M.D.

Sep 24, 2021 Press Release
Vote comes amid nation-wide expansion of restrictive reproductive health care legislation

WASHINGTON, DC – Representative Ami Bera, M.D. (CA-07) today voted for the Women’s Health Protection Act, legislation that would ensure access to reproductive health care for women across the country, regardless of what state they live in.

Sep 23, 2021 Press Release
FY22 National Defense Authorization Act passed by the House of Representatives includes three Bera-led amendments

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Ami Bera, M.D. (CA-07) voted to pass the Fiscal Year 2022 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

Sep 3, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA), Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN), Scott Peters (D-CA), and Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) today introduced the Ensuring Access to General Surgery Act. This bill would ensure that we have high-quality data on where general surgeons are in short supply around the country, particularly in rural and other under-served communities.

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Aug 26, 2021 Press Release

SACRAMENTO, CA – Representative Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA) released the following statement on today’s terrorist attacks in Afghanistan.

Aug 24, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Representative Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA) Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia, and Nonproliferation, released the following statement on President Biden’s decision to continue with the August 31 U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.

Aug 16, 2021 Press Release

SACRAMENTO, CA – Representative Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA) released the following statement on Afghanistan.

Aug 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia, and Nonproliferation, issued the following statement in response to the decision by the People’s Republic of China (PRC) to recall its ambassador to Lithuania over Vilnius’s decision to open a Taiwan representative office. 

Jul 30, 2021 Press Release
House passed emergency funding bill with strong bipartisan support

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Representative Ami Bera, M.D. (CA-07) voted for H.R. 3237, the Emergency Security Supplemental to Respond to January 6th Appropriations Act. The legislation, which passed with a strong bipartisan vote in the House, includes critical funding to support the U.S.

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