Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

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Feb 21, 2018 In The News

Three of the 10 worst mass shootings in modern American history have happened in the past three months with the shots of the most recent — a shooting at a Parkland, Florida high school that left 17 adults and children dead on Wednesday — still ringing in our ears as the debate over guns and gun legislation intensifies.

Feb 15, 2018 In The News

Over the last four months, Congress passed four short-term spending bills to keep the government funded, also known as continuing resolutions or CRs. That’s one stopgap measure for each month of the 2018 fiscal year.

Jan 30, 2018 In The News

With moans, sighs and quietly tense moments, San Diego "dreamers" listened with growing frustration Tuesday night as President Donald Trump delivered a State of the Union address reiterating his recently proposed framework for immigration legislation.

Jan 30, 2018 In The News

A San Diego State University graduate and DACA recipient will attend President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address, hoping to represent "Dreamers" seeking to continue to legally live and work in the United States.

Jan 26, 2018 In The News

Maybe it was the deadly hepatitis A outbreak that prompted the city to open large tents to take homeless people off the streets.

Or maybe it was the increased enforcement against tents on downtown sidewalks that resulted in homeless people moving elsewhere.

Jan 23, 2018 In The News

Port of San Diego officials celebrated breaking ground Tuesday on a redevelopment project worth $24 million at the 10th Ave

Jan 23, 2018 In The News

The Port of San Diego on Tuesday officially began a $24 million modernization the Tenth Avenue Marine Terminal on the edge of downtown.

Jan 23, 2018 In The News

Betsy Brennan, 42, has been named CEO of the Downtown San Diego Partnership, a membership organization of downtown businesses.

Jan 17, 2018 In The News

A new proposal to make President Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program permanent was announced Tuesday by a bipartisan group of House lawmakers. The DACA program, which shields some U.S. residents brought to the country illegally as children from deportation, has been in limbo since September of last year when President Trump announced its end.

Jan 9, 2018 In The News

A​ bill intended to prevent temporary foreign workers from displacing Americans could reach the House floor for a vote in coming months.