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Drought hits Folsom sake, soy sauce plants?

FOLSOM, CA - Gold brought people to the foothills of the Sierra Nevada during the mid-1800s, but today water is the precious commodity bringing businesses to the region. The recor ...

Student 'app' designers encouraged to put skills to test for Congressional contest

Congressman Ami Bera's office is seeking student entries for the first House App Contest – a congressional academic competition designed to engage students in Science, Te ...

Democrat Rep. Ami Bera pushes delay of health insurance tax

FOLSOM, CA - A Democrat is bucking his party to co-author legislation with a Republican in the hopes of delaying a tax related to the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. ...

California Rep. Ami Bera sheds labels to reach across aisle in Congress

FOLSOM, CA - In a sit-down interview at the Folsom Telegraph, Democratic freshman Rep. Ami Bera spoke frankly about the dysfunction he found in the nation’s capital, his acco ...

Rep. Ami Bera co-sponsors bipartisan bill to delay health care reform 'tax'

Earlier today, Rep. Ami Bera, M.D. (CA-7), and Charles Boustany, M.D. (LA-3) introduced a bipartisan bill to make health care more affordable for working families, small businesses ...

Igor Birman, chief of staff for Rep. Tom McClintock, to make run for Congress

FOLSOM, CA - Igor Birman, the chief of staff for Rep. Tom McClintock, chose Folsom as the spot to announce his candidacy for Congress. Birman will be joined by Rep. Tom McClintock ...

Wounded Warrior job open a Rep. Ami Bera’s Rancho Cordova office

RANCHO CORDOVA, CA - U.S. Rep. Ami Bera, D-Elk Grove, announced the House of Representatives Wounded Warrior Program is accepting applications for a position in his district office ...

Opinion: Taking care of our veterans

Recently, I had the incredible privilege of meeting with some of our troops in Afghanistan. I was honored to witness firsthand the bravery and professionalism of our American milit ...

Rep. Bera addresses gun control, health care reform at Folsom gathering

FOLSOM, CA - Rep. Ami Bera, D-Elk Grove, spoke to area residents Saturday at Lions Park in Folsom for his seventh Congress on the Corner. It was his first public visit to Folsom s ...

Lungren concedes, congratulates Bera in 7th Congressional District race

Rep. Dan Lungren, following a heated race in the newly created 7th Congressional District, has officially lost his bid to retain his seat. Democratic challenger Ami Bera, who unsu ...