Indian American candidates fill California primary ballots

Ritu Jha- Several Indian American candidates are running in California’s primary Tuesday March 3, some incumbents and a few first-timers in American politics. Congressman Ami Bera, Democrat from Elk Grove, is seeking re-election to serve a fifth term as the representative of California’s 7th Congressional District, which includes Elk Grove.. Sacramento and Rancho Cordova. Challenging […]

Indian-American Representative to head Congressional panel

Arul Louis- Indian-American Representative Ami Bera has been selected to lead an important Congressional panel dealing with Asia and with non-proliferation. House of Representative Foreign Affairs Committee Chair Eliot Engel announced his appointment as chair of the House of Representatives Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Non-Proliferation in a statement on Friday, while calling Bera […]

Ami Bera and Ro Khanna win Congressional primaries

Ami Bera and Ro Khanna win Congressional primaries

Among the losers was Peter Jacob, the Bernie-backed Congressional candidate in New Jersey   indica Washington Bureau   Indian-American US representatives Ami Bera and Ro Khanna won their respective primaries in California on Tuesday, while three Indians running for Congress in New Jersey — Hirsh Singh, Goutam Jois, and Peter Jacob – lost their Congressional bid […]