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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - The town hall movement is gaining momentum across the nation as Americans turn up the heat on Congress, and San Diego is no exception.
On Wednesday night, hundreds of San Diegans showed up at Liberty Station to call for action from Representatives Scott Peters (D-52) and Susan Davis (D-53) to push back against the Trump administration.
The San Diego business community vowed Wednesday to maintain close relations with Mexico whatever the Trump administration does to the North American Free Trade Agreement.
As President Trump prepared a second version of a travel ban aimed at seven Muslim-majority countries, Rep. Scott Peters chose the San Diego Islamic Center to speak with constituents about “fighting for our democracy every day.”
U.S. Representative Scott Peters (D-52) discussed immigration, the EPA and a path forward for Democrats in the Trump administration at his Town Hall with San Diegans on Monday.
More than 200 people attended the Town Hall, which took place at the Islamic Center of San Diego at 7050 Eckstrom Avenue in San Diego.
At his first town hall meeting since Donald Trump became president, Rep. Scott Peters was urged by an impassioned crowd to be a roadblock to the new administration.
Rep. Scott Peters said Tuesday the resignation of President Trump’s national security advisor raises troubling questions about Trump’s relationship with Russia.
Former general Michael Flynn resigned late Monday after it was revealed that he discussed sanctions relief with Russia while he was still a civilian and then allegedly lied about it.
Joining other Democrats, Rep. Scott Peters is calling for National Security Adviser Michael Flynn to be held accountable if he discussed sanctions relief with Russia before Donald Trump became president.
In the wake of November’s elections, the powerful House Armed Services Committee has shed three California lawmakers. But with seven representatives from the state still on the panel, the California delegation remains the dominant bloc for the 60-member group helping to oversee the military.
U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., and U.S. Rep. Scott Peters, D-Calif., have each received the ‘Champion of Algae’ Award from the Algae Biomass Organization. The award is given to individuals who have demonstrated a commitment to algae research, technology, and product development.
I am hardly alone in my apprehension about what a Donald Trump presidency means for the State of our Union. As we enter this new era, San Diegans should know that despite my grave concerns, I remain committed to solving problems and fixing a broken Washington, D.C.