Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

In The News

Nov 18, 2013 In The News

Chris Jennewein - Rep. Scott Peters introduced bipartisan legislation last week that would expand coverage of telehealth services to active-duty military, their dependents, retirees and veterans. 

Nov 18, 2013 In The News
In an in-studio interview at KUSI 11.18.13 Scott talks about the poor rollout of the ACA and the resolution he introduced for a National Entrepreneurs' Day.
Nov 17, 2013 In The News
Rep. Scott Peters voted with a bi-partisan majority in the House of Representatives Friday to allow Americans to keep their existing health plan...
Nov 14, 2013 In The News
[Peters] highlighted the economic benefits of the immigration reform and has rallied bi-partisan support for pro-immigration. Another issue Peters focused on was the security at the actual border with fences along the Arizona desert that require border crossing officers.
Nov 13, 2013 In The News

Chris Jennewein - Rep. Scott Peters and three other Congressmen have written a column in the legislative newspaper Roll Call defending continued investment in large aircraft carriers.

Nov 12, 2013 In The News
In downtown San Diego, the annual Veterans Day Parade was one of several parades and events to honor veterans throughout the county. But, there are many veterans in San Diego who need more than a parade and a thank you. They need help transitioning back into civilian life, or help with a disability. Some need treatment and training to overcome addictions, get employment and find a home. We take a look at some of the big issues facing San Diego's veteran population.
Nov 9, 2013 In The News

Katie Groenendyke - University of California San Diego’s student veterans now have a home on campus, at a 1,600-square-foot new Student Veterans Resource Center.

The center was dedicated Thursday. Students and faculty became emotional as they spoke about the need for this center and the resources it will provide.

Nov 5, 2013 In The News

Chris Jennewein - Rep. Scott Peters announced that all of his Congressional office staff will use the new insurance exchanges under the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.

Oct 30, 2013 In The News
Reps. Scott Peters, D-Calif., and Matt Salmon, R-Ariz., recently launched the Congressional Algae Caucus in an effort to provide a forum for members of Congress and their staffs to learn about and interact with the emerging algae industry. The move has been applauded by the Algae Biomass Organization and Biotechnology Industry Organization.
Oct 28, 2013 In The News
Rep. Scott Peters has the backing of Erskine Bowles, a Democrat, and former Sen. Alan Simpson, a Republican, for a legislative package that would index the nation’s debt to economic growth.