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Ami Bera


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-02-2010 Democratic CD-03 113128 Loss
11-06-2012 Democratic CD-07 141241 Win
11-04-2014 Democratic CD-07 92521 Win
11-08-2016 Democratic CD-07 152133 Win
11-06-2018 Democratic CD-07 155016 Win
11-03-2020 Democratic CD-07 217416 Win
11-08-2022 Democratic CD-06 121058 Win

Candidate Biography:

Dr. Amerish Babulal Bera, M.D.
Born: March 2, 1965 in Los Angeles, CA
Married: Janine Bera
Child: Sydra

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)