Dr. Amerish Babulal Bera, M.D.
Born: March 2, 1965 in Los Angeles, CA
Married: Janine Bera
1999-2004: Chief Medical Officer/Medical Director, County of Sacramento
2005-2012: Clinical Professor of Medicine, UC Davis School of Medicine
2016: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
- Bera's wife Janine was a 2012 and 2016 Presidential Elector.
- CLOSE CONTEST: Bera narrowly won the 2014 General election when he defeated Doug Ose by 1,455 votes (0.8%).
- OUCH: On April 4, 2022, Bera was bit on the leg by a fox that was roaming around the grounds of the U.S. Capitol in Washington DC. Three other people reported being attacked or bitten by the fox during the same evening.
Source: "Fox captured after Rep. Ami Bera, others attacked near Capitol Hill" by Steven Nelson and Callie Patteson, New York Post (4/5/2022)