Since 2013

$3,540,003​ ​​DOLLARS RETURNED TO SAN DIEGANS

Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

In The News

May 12, 2015 In The News
Recently, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) reintroduced legislation to help communities better prepare for disasters. H.R. 2227, the bipartisan “Strengthening the Resiliency of Our Nation on the Ground (STRONG) Act” gives state and local entities access to information needed to prepare, plan for, and recover from extreme weather events such as catastrophic wildfires that have devastated San Diego communities in the past.
May 11, 2015 In The News
Rep. Scott Peters is spearheading an effort to repeal the medical device excise tax in the Affordable Care Act that has hurt the biotech industry in San Diego. Peters drafted a letter, sent to House Speaker John Boehner, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, that was co-signed by 17 other members of Congress.
Apr 6, 2015 In The News
Last week I picked up a copy of the "La Jolla News", a local weekly publication to learn that "Congressman Scott Peters, whose 52nd District includes La Jolla (Coronado and Poway) has launched the 2015 Congressional Art Competition for district high school students." Given that our national economy increasingly depends on creativity and innovation this looks like a winner, a program that should be one every Representative would embrace, and it costs almost nothing.
Apr 3, 2015 In The News

BAE Systems will significantly expand dry-docking capabilities at its San Diego shipyard, enhancing the ship repair, maintenance, and modernization services the company provides to the U.S. Navy, other government agencies, and commercial customers.

Apr 3, 2015 In The News

Rep. Scott Peters (D-Calif.) wants the House to work five days a week when it is in session.

 

Lawmakers typically fly in from their districts for Monday votes at 6:30 p.m. and depart Washington by mid-afternoon Thursday. Occasionally the House starts its week Tuesday evening and adjourns Friday afternoon.

Apr 3, 2015 In The News

BAE Systems will significantly expand dry-docking capabilities at its San Diego shipyard, enhancing the ship repair, maintenance, and modernization services the company provides to the U.S. Navy, other government agencies, and commercial customers.

Apr 3, 2015 In The News

Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) spoke at the Outserve-Servicemembers Legal Defense Network (SLDN) Annual Leadership Conference in Downtown San Diego. At the event, Peters thanked Outserve-SLDN for its history of advocacy on behalf of LGBT servicemembers and their families. Congressman Peters also fielded questions from members of the audience.

Apr 3, 2015 In The News

- Representative government, a staple of our democracy, is something we often learn about in school…and yet seldom engage in beyond voting.

Apr 3, 2015 In The News

On March 18 and 19, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation (Senate Commerce Committee) and the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s (House Commerce Committee’s) Subcommittee on Communications and Technology respectively held hearings concerning oversight of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) policy decisions and the process by which it reaches them.  All five

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