Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

In The News

Feb 12, 2014 In The News
In a letter to President Barack Obama dated Feb. 10, California Rep. Juan Vargas, joined by Reps. Susan Davis, Scott Peters, Raul Ruiz and Arizona Rep. Raul Grijalva, urged that he “include Phase 1 of the Calexico West Land Port of Entry reconfiguration and expansion project” in his fiscal year 2015 budget request.
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Feb 5, 2014 In The News
Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) stood up for a long-term California water infrastructure vision on the floor of the U.S. House. During the debate on H.R. 3964, the "Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act,"
Feb 5, 2014 In The News
“We can’t make it rain, and transferring water from one place to another, as this bill does, won’t solve the long-term problem,” Peters said in a statement. “The drought will only be managed through conservation, expanding our water storage capabilities, and increasing the diversity of our water supply.”
Feb 4, 2014 In The News
Last week, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) announced the first ever Congressional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Competition, nicknamed the ‘House App Contest.’ Students in the 52nd district will compete to create their own software application (app) to be judged by a panel of San Diego’s tech and innovation leaders. The winner will have their app featured on Rep. Peters’ website and on display in the United States Capitol building.
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Jan 30, 2014 In The News
Peters said the bill that establishes the federal government’s farm policies for the next five years provides too many giveaways, resulting in his “no” vote.
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Jan 29, 2014 In The News
Reacts to the President’s speech and continued efforts to build bipartisan consensus
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Jan 29, 2014 In The News
“(Your efforts) have made a difference, and will continue to make a difference,” Peters said. “When we have such powerful logic behind us, obviously in government that’s not entirely determinative, but it is something to start with.”
Jan 29, 2014 In The News
“People are really counting on Washington to make things work, and there’s a glimmer of hope in that with the completion of our first budget in years," [Peters] said. "It’s up to Congress to help the president create jobs and grow the economy.”
Jan 25, 2014 In The News

Andrew Huang - The California Public Interest Research Group and Rep. Scott Peters (D-San Diego.) held a rally at Warren Mall on Jan. 21, where they spoke in favor of overturning Citizens United. Representatives from Money out of Politics and Common Cause, two grassroots organizations, were also invited to speak.

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