Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

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Rep. Peters Votes with Republicans & Democrats to Allow Americans to Keep their Health Plans

Nov 15, 2013 | Press Release
Rep. Peters Votes with Republicans & Democrats to Allow Americans to Keep their Health Plans WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after voting for two separate proposals to enable Americans to keep their current health plans. He voted for the Democratic motion offered by Rep. Andrews of New Jersey, which ultimately did not receive... Read More
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Rep. Peters, New Democrat Coalition Unveil Agenda to Promote Innovation

Nov 14, 2013 | Press Release
Rep. Peters, New Democrat Coalition Unveil Agenda to Promote Innovation WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) and his colleagues from the New Democrat Coalition released a comprehensive set of principles for the America COMPETES Act. The act, first passed in 2007, bolsters public-private partnerships with leading research universities and assists innovators nationwide.... Read More

Rep. Peters Pushes for Action on Immigration Reform

Nov 13, 2013 | Press Release
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Congressman Peters Votes to Prevent Fraud, Support Veterans

Nov 13, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters Votes to Prevent Fraud, Support Veterans WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after voting against H.R. 982, the ‘Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency Act.’ The legislation would create new barriers and delays for those with asbestos-related illnesses, including mesothelioma, by mandating the public disclosure of... Read More
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Congressman Peters’ Statement on Veterans’ Day

Nov 11, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters’ Statement on Veterans’ Day SAN DIEGO, CA – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement in his observance of Veterans’ Day: “Today we honor the sacrifice of the men and women who have served this country protecting and preserving our rights and freedoms. Let’s come together as a San Diego community to show our gratitude to their service,... Read More
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Congressman Peters Promotes Veterans at Local Events

Nov 7, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters Promotes Veterans at Local Events SAN DIEGO, CA – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) continued his commitment to honoring and supporting veterans in San Diego during several events as part of the lead into Veterans’ Day weekend. This morning, he kicked off the ‘Honor a Hero, Hire a Veteran’ Job and Resource Fair at the Valley View Casino Center in Pt. Loma. At the event... Read More

Peters, Kilmer, Larsen, Rigell: Why Nimitz-Class Aircraft Carriers Are a Necessary Investment

Nov 7, 2013 | Op-Eds
Roll Call - Why Nimitz-Class Aircraft Carriers Are a Necessary Investment http://www.rollcall.com/news/why_nimitz_class_aircraft_carriers_are_a_necessary_investment_commentary-228938-1.html?pos=oopih By - Reps. Derek Kilmer, Rick Larsen, Scott Peters and Scott Rigell What do four U.S. representatives from three states and two coasts — not to mention two political parties — have in common? We... Read More

Rep. Peters, City, County, and Tech Leaders Announce National Entrepreneurs' Day to Honor Late Duane Roth

Nov 5, 2013 | Press Release
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Rep. Peters Commends President’s Executive Order on Community Disaster Preparedness & Resiliency

Nov 4, 2013 | Press Release
Rep. Peters Commends President’s Executive Order on Community Disaster Preparedness & Resiliency WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement in support of President Obama’s executive order that in part establishes a task force to address community storm resiliency strategy. Task Force members are representatives from state and local governments... Read More

Congressman Peters’ Statement on Staff Health Benefits

Oct 30, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters’ Statement on Staff Health Benefits WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement regarding the health benefits of his staff, based both in Washington, D.C., and San Diego: “All of my staff will participate in the exchanges, without exception. Despite reports that individual offices may determine the health care options for... Read More

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