Rep. Ami Bera, D-Elk Grove, flanked by his wife Janine Bera, left, and daughter Sydra Bera, right,  receives applause on election night at the Elks Lodge in Carmichael. The ballot count showed Wednesday that Bera had successfully defended his congressional seat against former GOP Rep. Doug Ose.
Rep. Ami Bera, D-Elk Grove, flanked by his wife Janine Bera, left, and daughter Sydra Bera, right, receives applause on election night at the Elks Lodge in Carmichael. The ballot count showed Wednesday that Bera had successfully defended his congressional seat against former GOP Rep. Doug Ose. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
Rep. Ami Bera, D-Elk Grove, flanked by his wife Janine Bera, left, and daughter Sydra Bera, right, receives applause on election night at the Elks Lodge in Carmichael. The ballot count showed Wednesday that Bera had successfully defended his congressional seat against former GOP Rep. Doug Ose. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com