Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

In The News

Sep 30, 2021 In The News

Last month, the House Energy and Commerce Committee considered 16 individual elements of President Joe Biden’s $3.5 trillion Build Back Better agenda.

Aug 19, 2021 In The News

Late Poway resident Ray Chavez, who at the time of his death at 106 was the oldest living Pearl Harbor survivor, will forever be honored in his community.

Jul 25, 2021 In The News

San Diego — San Diego’s border, roads and beaches could benefit from the massive infrastructure proposals working their way through Congress, local lawmakers said as they recently described their priorities for the federal spending plans.

Jul 19, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON, July 19 - Two Democratic lawmakers on Monday introduced legislation establishing a carbon tariff on certain imports like steel as a means to fight climate change, a week after Europe launched the world’s first carbon border tax.

Jul 19, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON — Democratic lawmakers on Monday proposed to raise as much as $16 billion annually by imposing a tax on imports from China and other countries that are not significantly reducing the planet-warming pollution that they produce.

Jun 30, 2021 In The News

President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed a resolution co-sponsored by Rep. Scott Peters, D-San Diego, to restore Obama-era regulations on methane emissions by oil and gas producers.

Jun 18, 2021 In The News

While COVID-19 vaccination rates are high for adults in San Diego, numbers for kids 17 to 12 years old are not at herd immunity levels.

Jun 13, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Scott Peters (D-La Jolla) marked national Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month by presenting a June 9 webinar that included remarks by three local experts on the disease.

Mar 18, 2021 In The News

Rep. Scott Peters announced Wednesday that over $340 million in federal grants will be available for San Diego Unified and millions of dollars for other schools that are reopening in his district.