Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

In The News

Mar 10, 2015 In The News

House lawmakers are giving another push to legislation that went nowhere in the last Congress: a bill to restore the landmark 1965 Voting Rights Act.

Mar 10, 2015 In The News

 A San Diego State instructor visited the USS Midway earlier this week to be welcomed as the co-director of a national security project recently launched in San Diego.

Mar 10, 2015 In The News

Bob Dorn - Why not? Call it what you want – Broke, Busted, and Disgusted might be good, or The Undead, or The Disillusioned Party– but a party dedicated to the economic and social interests of the young might brighten life and raise the hopes of the 40% to 45% of us who lately haven’t had a reason to vote.

Mar 10, 2015 In The News

San Diego supporters of President Barack Obama’s plans to protect millions of unauthorized immigrants nationwide from deportation said Tuesday they would not be deterred by a Texas federal judge’s order putting the plans on hold.

Mar 10, 2015 In The News

What place do unmanned aircraft systems (UAS, or commonly — if imprecisely — drones) have in our American skies? If you own or operate a small UAS, do you know where you can legally fly it and how you can use it?

Mar 10, 2015 In The News

After several straight months of positive numbers on jobs and unemployment, the American economy finally looks poised for recovery.

But under the hood, the engine of American job growth might be sputtering.

Mar 10, 2015 In The News

Days ahead of a partial Department of Homeland Security shutdown, U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham, D-FL-2, has co-sponsored a bill that would tie the pay of Congress members to the fate of the DHS funding.

“In North Florida, you have to do your job to get a paycheck – the same rules should apply to Congress,” Rep. Graham said in a statement.

Mar 10, 2015 In The News

Democratic legislation unveiled in the House would withhold lawmakers' pay if the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) shuts down on Saturday.

Rep. Brad Ashford (D-Neb.), the bill's sponsor, said members of Congress should go without pay if they miss the deadline for DHS funding.

Mar 10, 2015 In The News

Reps. Suzan DelBene, Scott Peters and Kyrsten Sinema have all been named honorary house co-chairs for think tank Third Way. Third Way has been called 'incorrigible pragmatists' and 'radical centrists' - and if you ask me, Washington could use a little more of this kind of thinking," Sinema said in a statement.

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