Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

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Aug 21, 2018 In The News

Rep. Scott Peters said Tuesday the Trump administration’s decision to ease up on environmental regulations on coal-fired power plants is a “another step backward.”

The change replaces the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan and makes it easier for utilities to keep coal-fired power plants running.

Aug 15, 2018 In The News

As the Trump administration continues to fortify the fencing between Tijuana and San Diego, U.S.

Aug 14, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KGTV) – San Diego Congressman Scott Peters introduced legislation Tuesday to provide a tax credit to renters who paid more than 30 percent of their gross income on rent and utilities the previous year.

The Rent Relief Act is the House companion to a Senate bill introduced by Senator Kamala Harris.

Aug 3, 2018 In The News

The Trump administration has announced plans to freeze auto mileage and pollution standards, picking a fight with California.

Aug 3, 2018 In The News

To the Editor:

Re “A Bad Tradeoff for the Planet,” by Lee Wasserman and David Kaiser (Op-Ed, July 26):

Aug 1, 2018 In The News

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – The federal housing program known as the Housing Choice Voucher or Section 8 program provides families with a subsidy to pay their rent.

Jul 25, 2018 In The News

U.S. Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) defended his co-sponsorship of the Keeping Families Together Act, which would immediately halt separating families at the U.S.-Mexico border, as the right thing to do.

Jul 25, 2018 In The News


For this week’s edition, Rep. Scott Peters, D-California, boasts about his San Diego pride and shares his love on top for Queen Bey.

Jul 20, 2018 In The News

Reps. Scott Peters (D-Calif.) and David Young (R-Iowa) introduced bipartisan legislation yesterday that would incentivize carbon capture projects on biogas production, which turns organic waste and crops into CO2 or methane.

The bill aims to boost technology that then could capture the greenhouse gas and use it for electricity, fuel or possibly fertilizer.

Jul 20, 2018 In The News

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded a $7.94 million grant to the San Diego Regional Task Force on the Homeless (RTFH) to help identify homeless youth in San Diego and connect them to housing services.