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Ami Bera


Mr. Amerish Babulal "Ami" Bera is an Indian American, who is an U.S. Representative for California's 7th Congressional District. Ami Bera is a member of the Democratic Party, who earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of California at Irvine. The LA-born Bera is also an elected ranking member of the House Space Subcommittee.

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US Congressman Ami Bera calls for release of political detainees in Kashmir

United States Congressman Ami Bera on Wednesday expressed concern over the situation in Kashmir and agitations over the new citizenship law...


Indian-origin lawmakers in US celebrate Diwali; greet Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists

Top US lawmakers, including Indian-Americans, have greeted Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists and Jains on the occasion of Diwali and said that the...


Indian-American lawmakers call for stricter gun control laws after concert shooting

Condemning the Las Vegas mass shooting, the deadliest in the country’s modern history, which claimed nearly 60 lives, Indian-American...


Indian-American lawmakers criticize Trump’s transgender military ban

Prominent Indian-American lawmakers have criticised US President Donald Trump after he signed a memo instructing the Defence Department to...


Indian-American leaders condemn Trump’s Charlottesville remarks, call it “disgrace”

Indian-Americans have condemned US President Donald Trump's remarks blaming "both sides" for the Charlottesville violence and termed his...


Game changer for Sikh athletes, religious groups

Top US lawmakers and Sikh-Americans have hailed the basketball governing body, International Basketball Federation (FIBA) for reversing a...


Indian-American Congressman says H-1B visa system needs ‘common sense’ reforms

Indian-American Congressman Ro Khanna has said that the US needs to "remain open" to immigrants who contribute to creating jobs and help...


107 US lawmakers urge India to allow NGO to continue work

107 members of the US Congress have written to India’s Minister of Home Affairs Rajnath Singh to allow the controversial American charity...


Science, Space and Technology Committee: Ami Bera serves third term

Indian-American representative for California, Ami Bera has been elected as the ranking member of the Space Subcommittee of the House...


Historic 5 take oath as members of the US Congress

While creating history for a minority ethnic community that comprises just one percent of the US population, five Indian Americans took oath...


Indiaspora Gala: Cheers to ‘Fab Five’ Indian American Politicians

The annual Indiaspora Gala, which has in the past celebrated the presidential inauguration, has been changed this year to feature an...


Video: How Indians found their place under the American sun

United States America - the land of freedom, liberty and full of opportunities is one of the countries - Indians have established themselves...


Indian-American Ami Bera re-elected to US Congress for third consecutive term

It’s the record fifth win for Indian-Americans in the US elections. Dr Ami Bera has been re-elected to the US House of Representatives for...


Hi-5 for Indian-Americans' big move into US politics

Indian origin Americans have the largest numbers of population in the US elections now, and the community has found its first Senator in...


The Indians Are Coming: Sub-continental politicos are aiming higher in America

USA News: Four Indian Americans will be or, would have closely contested to be, in the US Congress political race.


Congressman Ami Bera Announces Over $1.26 Million Grant for Sacramento County Veterans

USA News: Congressman Ami Bera has received grant from the Department of Veterans Affairs under the Supportive Services for Veteran Families...