In this Oct. 26, 2012, photo, Ami Bera, the Democratic candidate for the California's 7th Congressional district is seen at his campaign office Elk Grove, Calif. Bera is challenging in

 

              In this Oct. 26, 2012, photo, Ami Bera, the Democratic candidate for the California
In this Oct. 26, 2012, photo, Ami Bera, the Democratic candidate for the California's 7th Congressional district is seen at his campaign office Elk Grove, Calif. Bera is challenging incumbent Republican Rep. Dan Lungren. Lungren knows what it's like to have a big bull's eye plastered on his back. The Democratic Party and labor and environmental groups have spent $4.7 million on TV commercials and other efforts to unseat the nine-term Republican congressman from California. The race has attracted large campaign contributions from outside the state. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)