Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

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Jun 14, 2019 In The News

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Rep. Scott Peters, D-San Diego, Friday called on the federal government to determine and commit to an interim and long-term plan for nuclear waste storage.

Peters challenged the rest of the federal government to find a storage solution during a meeting of the House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee's Environment and Climate Change Subcommittee.

Jun 14, 2019 In The News

Rep. Scott Peters (D-Calif.) wants to make friends—rather than villains—out of colleagues across the aisle when it comes to climate change policy.

The San Diego-area congressman said that if lawmakers are going to make any headway on reducing greenhouse gas emissions, it can only be achieved with bipartisan backing.

Jun 11, 2019 In The News

Only a small percentage of companies help their employees with student-loan payments, despite it being a sought-after perk. But that could change dramatically if a proposed tweak to the tax code gains momentum in Congress.

Jun 4, 2019 In The News

Duncan Hunter was the only member of the San Diego Congressional delegation to oppose a bill creating a path to citizenship for an estimated 2 million “Dreamers” and other immigrants.

Jun 4, 2019 In The News

Rep. Joe Cunningham, D-S.C., was one of nine Democrats voting against the rule for the DREAM Act on Tuesday, a high-water mark for the year. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call file photo)

Jun 4, 2019 In The News

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Members of Congress are responding to a Team 10 investigation that uncovered allegations the government is not providing adequate medical care to some U.S. citizens in its custody.

May 31, 2019 In The News

The health of America’s most vulnerable should be a priority for everyone, not a bipartisan battle.

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May 29, 2019 In The News

Do you know what a Roach Scope is? Presumably, most people didn’t until the grand opening of the La Jolla Library’s Idea Lab on May 25.

May 29, 2019 In The News

Special Counsel Robert Mueller spoke publicly for the first after his office's two-year investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

Mueller, who did not conclude the Trump campaign colluded with the Russian government, also declined to clear President Trump of obstruction of justice.

May 22, 2019 In The News

Rep. Scott Peters warned President Trump on Wednesday not to interfere with the military justice system by preemptively pardoning service members accused of war crimes.

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