Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

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Sep 29, 2020 In The News

The COVID-19 death toll in the United States crossed the 200,000 mark last week, and public health experts Tuesday blamed lack of strong data sharing standards as one of the key reasons the federal government has struggled to formulate an

Mar 10, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Palm Harbor, has joined a bipartisan effort to ensure adequate drugs are available in the U.S.

Mar 6, 2020 In The News

With the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warning about drug shortages due to coronavirus impacting China, a congressman from the Sunshine State is backing U.S. Rep. Scott Peters’, D-Calif., “Preventing Drug Shortages Act.”

Mar 5, 2020 In The News

As health care providers become increasingly concerned by the potential effects of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on drug supplies, several members of the House of Representatives have introduced the bipartisan Preventing Drug Shortages Act.

Feb 29, 2020 In The News

Three California congressmen who represent districts with military bases that received evacuees from China said Saturday that federal health officials failed to provide a "timely briefing" on their response to coronavirus. 

Feb 28, 2020 In The News

Alex M. Azar II, the health secretary, raised the prospect of invoking a Korean War-era law to expand production of materials for national security purposes in a potential coronavirus outbreak.

Feb 28, 2020 In The News

Proposed November ballot measure would let voters to rank candidates, possibly reducing polarized politics

Feb 1, 2020 In The News

F-35 jet will be the most advanced strike fighter, but community members are concerned about possible noise.

SAN DIEGO — A new breed of fighter jets arrived at MCAS Miramar, but it brings noise concerns for the people who live near the flight path in the Mira Mesa, Scripps Ranch and UTC areas.

Jan 27, 2020 In The News

While many of us may remember and may have even participated in the climate strike that was held on campus and worldwide back in September, the harsh reality is that it is easy for an issue like climate change to sink to the back of our minds after the fact. Typically people are not directly affected by climate change; thus, there is no tangible evidence to remind them.

Jan 14, 2020 In The News

As 2020 begins, the biogas industry has a new pair of tax credits to drive project development. The credits can be used for projects that will be developed this year or started operation during the last two years when these credits were expired. This marks a major step forward for the biogas industry which has been at a significant competitive disadvantage due to inequities in the U.S.