Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

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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.

Jan 8, 2020 In The News

Two Democrats and two Republicans introduced legislation last night in the U.S. House of Representatives to phase down hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs)—the powerful heat-trapping chemicals used in air conditioning, refrigeration, and other products—and replace them with climate-friendlier alternatives.

Jan 6, 2020 In The News

Sewage and other pollutants entering the United States from Mexico and flowing into the Pacific Ocean has been a problem since the 1930s.

Dec 18, 2019 In The News

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - A San Diego Congressman is responding to a Team 10 investigation that uncovered claims the government is not providing sufficient medical care to people in its custody.

Court documents uncovered by Team 10 claim a man was arrested at the border then held for nearly three days in a potentially dangerous medical state.

Dec 18, 2019 In The News

San Diego’s four Democratic congressional members voted in support of impeaching President Donald Trump Wednesday, while the delegation’s lone Republican member, Rep. Duncan Hunter, refrained from voting in order to comply with House rules.

Dec 12, 2019 In The News

The 2020 defense policy bill approved by the House on Wednesday includes a pay raise for service members, a repeal of the so-called “widow’s tax” and mandates that the San Diego Marine Corps Recruit Depot integrate women by 2027.

It also includes a provision for paid parental leave for federal workers and the creation of the Space Force as the sixth branch of the military.

Dec 11, 2019 In The News

The new United States-Mexico-Canada trade agreement reached Tuesday commits the federal government to provide $300 million for the Border Water Infrastructure Program to address pollution on the U.S.-Mexico border, including the Tijuana River Valley region, where millions of gallons of raw sewage, heavy metals and other contaminants regularly flow 

Dec 10, 2019 In The News

Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (D-CA-39) joined Representatives Scott Peters (D-CA-52), Jim Banks (R-IN-03) and Susan Davis (D-CA-53) to introduce the Sergeant Daniel Somers Veterans Network of Support Act of 2019.

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