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Feb 1, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Ami Bera, M.D. (CA-07) released the following statement on the desecration of the Mahatma Gandhi statue in Central Park in Davis, California:

Jan 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Ami Bera, M.D. (CA-07) was elected to again serve as Chairman of the influential House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia, and Nonproliferation for the 117th Congress. Chairman Bera released the following statement on his election:

Jan 21, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA) today applauded the decision by the Biden Administration to remain in the World Health Organization (WHO) and join COVAX, the global efforts to manufacture and equitably distribute a coronavirus vaccine.

Jan 13, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA) released the following statement ahead of the House of Representatives votes on impeachment.

“January 6th was a dark day in American history.

Jan 9, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA) released the following statement after the violent January 6 siege on the United States Capitol:

"This has been a dark week in our nation's history.

Dec 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Ami Bera, M.D. (CA-07) voted today to provide urgently needed relief to American families and small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. H.R. 133, which passed the House with overwhelming bipartisan support, provides $900 billion in emergency coronavirus relief and sufficient funding to fund the federal government through Fiscal Year 2021.

Dec 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Ami Bera, M.D (D-CA), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and Nonproliferation today chaired a subcommittee hearing on the United States-Taiwan relationship.

Dec 8, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives voted today in a strong bipartisan manner to pass the Fiscal Year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The NDAA, which provides the annual budget for the Department of Defense (DOD), included key provisions authored by Representative Ami Bera, M.D.

Nov 25, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON.—Today, Representatives Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA), Tony Cárdenas (D-CA), Mike Kelly (R-PA), Ron Kind (D-WI), Roger Marshall, M.D. (R-KS), Markwayne Mullin (R-OK), and Brad Wenstrup, D.P.M.

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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.

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