Congressman Ami Bera learns of his re-election while visiting McClatchy
U.S. Congressional Representative Ami Bera learned that he had been re-elected to a third term on Friday, November 18, while visiting C.K. McClatchy High School.
Bera defeated Republican challenger Scott Jones, Sheriff of Sacramento County. The final votes were tallied and Jones conceded while Bera, an Elk Grove physician, was meeting students enrolled in CKM’s Law and Public Policy Academy.
The news provided students with a real-time lesson in democracy.