Since 2013


Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

San Diego Issues

It's an honor to represent San Diego in Congress and I'm always working for our community and our people whether I'm at home or in Washington, D.C.

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Jul 29, 2022 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) voted to pass H.R. 5118, the Wildfire Response and Drought Resiliency Act, to help mitigate wildfires, drought and extreme weather events that are intensified by our climate crisis. In addition, this act directs the President to establish a National Wildland Fire Risk Reduction Program and creates a new environmental justice grant to empower communities and reduce health disparities.

Apr 8, 2022 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Yesterday, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) and Chairman of the Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change Rep. Paul Tonko (NY-20) co-introduced the Federal Carbon Dioxide Removal (CDR) Leadership Act.

Mar 31, 2022 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) joined his colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives to pass the Affordable Insulin Now Act, which he co-sponsored. The bill caps out-of-pocket costs for insulin at no more than $35 per month in Medicare Part D and commercial health insurance. Modeled after similar provisions that Rep.

Mar 21, 2022 In The News

Poway officials on Monday received $1 million in federal funding for the largest capital improvement program in the city’s 40-year history — an eventual replacement of the city’s water treatment reservoir.

Rep. Scott Peters, D-San Diego, joined Poway Mayor Steve Vaus and Shadi Sami, principal civil engineer for the city’s Public Works Department, in the announcement.

Mar 18, 2022 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Earlier this week, Rep. Scott Peters (D-CA-52) joined President Joe Biden in the Oval Office for a signing ceremony that made Peters’ bipartisan, bicameral Methamphetamine Response Act law. The bill, introduced by Reps. Peters and John Curtis (R-UT-03) in the House, and Sens.

Mar 15, 2022 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, President Biden signed into law Rep. Scott Peters’ (D-CA-52) STANDUP Act, which will encourage schools to implement evidence-based suicide prevention training for students in grades 6 through 12. The bipartisan, bicameral measure requires states, schools, and Tribes to teach students, teachers, and administrators to identify and address threats before tragedy occurs to receive Project AWARE grants, which promote youth mental health awareness among schools and communities.

Mar 11, 2022 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — This week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a historic federal spending bill that will make substantial investments in San Diego priorities that Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) fought to secure for Fiscal Year 2022.

Mar 11, 2022 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, on the anniversary of the American Rescue Plan’s enactment, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) shares how the COVID relief package helped the communities and constituents of California’s 52nd congressional district.

Mar 4, 2022 In The News

National City — Federal infrastructure funds could help update the Port of San Diego, reducing pollution while streamlining operations, San Diego lawmakers said.

“With federal funding from the federal infrastructure the Port of San Diego can carry out much needed improvements to address supply chain issues and move goods,” said Rep. Juan Vargas, D-San Diego, at a press conference on the waterfront at National City in February.