Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

Search form

Latest News

Reps. Peters, Walorski Promote Programs to Support Children of Service Members

Apr 30, 2015 | Press Release
Reps. Peters, Walorski Promote Programs to Support Children of Service Members WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) and Congresswoman Jackie Walorski’s (IN-02) bipartisan amendment requesting the Department of Defense support non-profit programs that provide support for children of service members suffering from mental disorders was included in the 2016 National Defense... Read More
Issues:

Rep. Peters Intros Bill to Revoke Passports of Americans Fighting for ISIS; Comes Same Week Two U.S. Suspects Attempted to Travel to Syria

Apr 24, 2015 | Press Release
Rep. Peters Intros Bill to Revoke Passports of Americans Fighting for ISIS; Comes Same Week Two U.S. Suspects Attempted to Travel to Syria WASHINGTON, D.C. – Late yesterday, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) re-introduced H.R. 2020, the “Treason and Passport Revocation Act” with support from Congressman Juan Vargas (CA-51), just days after two Minneapolis men were arrested in San Diego when... Read More

Plan for the Future: Use the Social Cost of Carbon

Apr 23, 2015 | Op-Eds
Plan for the Future: Use the Social Cost of Carbon - Huffington Post 4/23/15 http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rep-scott-peters/plan-for-the-future-use-t_b_7127294.html By. Rep. Scott Peters While scientists resoundingly agree that climate change is occurring, and that we should be taking action to address greenhouse-gas emissions now, opinion in Congress on the topic is dismayingly split.... Read More

Rep. Peters Votes to Protect Consumer Protection Bureau

Apr 22, 2015 | Press Release
Rep. Peters Votes to Protect Consumer Protection Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) voted against efforts to undermine the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and continued his support for programs that protect Americans from fraud and predatory practices. The CFPB was established in the wake of the 2008 financial collapse to help safeguard the American... Read More

Rep. Peters’ Statement on Equal Pay Day

Apr 14, 2015 | Press Release
Rep. Peters’ Statement on Equal Pay Day Women in CA-52 Earn Only 80 cents for Every Dollar Earned by Men WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement to mark ‘Equal Pay Day,’ the date when women’s wages catch up to what men were paid in the previous year. Nationwide, according to the American Association of... Read More
Issues:

Rep. Peters Recognizes His Award Winning Team

Apr 13, 2015 | Press Release
Rep. Peters Recognizes His Award Winning Team SAN DIEGO – Recently, members of Congressman Scott Peters' San Diego office were recognized for their contributions to the community and dedication to public service. “Our office is full of smart, energetic, caring people who are committed to making their communities better and pursuing causes they are passionate about,” Rep. Peters said. “I... Read More

Rep. Peters, Labor Secretary Perez Highlight Local Organization Serving Homeless Veterans

Mar 31, 2015 | Press Release
Rep. Peters, Labor Secretary Perez Highlight Local Organization Serving Homeless Veterans [[{"fid":"522","view_mode":"full","fields":{"format":"full","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"Peters, Davis, Perez at PATH","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Peters, Davis, Perez at PATH"},"type":"media","attributes":{"alt":"Peters, Davis, Perez at PATH","title":"Peters, Davis, Perez... Read More

Rep. Peters Speaks at Outserve-SLDN National Conference

Mar 27, 2015 | Press Release
Rep. Peters Speaks at Outserve-SLDN National Conference SAN DIEGO – 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... Read More

Congressman Scott Peters Re-Introduces Bill to Lower Student Loan Burden

Mar 27, 2015 | Press Release
Congressman Scott Peters Re-Introduces Bill to Lower Student Loan Burden WASHINGTON, D.C. – Late yesterday, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) re-introduced H.R. 1713, the “Student Loan Repayment Assistance Act,” legislation to increase college affordability by helping students pay off outstanding loan debt more quickly. “Affordable higher education for every American willing to work for it... Read More

Rep. Peters Opposes Partisan Budgets

Mar 25, 2015 | Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after opposing today’s partisan budget proposals: “All Americans should have the opportunity to earn a living, own a home, put away something for retirement, and pursue their dreams. We need a middle-class prosperity budget that keeps America’s engine revving, creates high-paying jobs, and improves the skills of all... Read More

Pages