Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

In The News

Feb 28, 2014 In The News

U.S. Congress-member and La Jollan Scott Peters (D-52) discussed the “personal side” of Congress during a presentation to the Torrey Pines Kiwanis Club Feb. 19 at Torrey Pines Christian Church.

Among other things, Peters talked about a project he joined as an individual — without an act of Congress — and how private issues and party lines can get in the way of resolutions.

Feb 28, 2014 In The News
Rep. Scott Peters received perfect marks for his 2013 voting record from the League of Conservation Voters.
Feb 27, 2014 In The News

Washington, DC – Today, Operation Free and The Solar Foundation released a joint report on veterans working in the American solar industry. The first-of-its-kind report shows that veterans are employed within the solar industry at higher-than-average rates offering career opportunities to a group that has faced extraordinarily high unemployment.

Feb 26, 2014 In The News
"We believe this is one of the most significant and immediate actions the Administration can take in the short-term to address global climate change," the Democrats said in their letter.
Feb 18, 2014 In The News
In San Diego, a region where 15,000 Marines and sailors are discharged from the military each year, there’s an ambitious new plan to help these troops figure out their next mission, which is civilian life.
Feb 18, 2014 In The News
"This is just preposterous," said U.S. Rep. Scott Peters. " It really goes to Washington's ... sometimes they are tone deaf to community needs. So, as a parent and as a taxpayer, I think it's just outrageous."
Feb 13, 2014 In The News
The bill's backers have made a concerted effort to present it as a bipartisan solution. Reps. Scott Peters, D-Calif., and Chris Gibson, R-N.Y., paired up to become cosponsors on Feb. 6. Other cosponsors include the House's most conservative and liberal lawmakers, according to National Journal's 2013 rankings: Reps. Steve Chabot of Ohio and Mike Honda of California, respectively.