Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

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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
Rep. Peters, City, County, and Tech Leaders Announce National Entrepreneurs' Day to Honor Late Duane Roth [[{"fid":"359","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"Roth Natl Entrep Day Press Conference","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Roth Natl Entrep Day Press Conference"},"tagName":"IMG","src":"https%3A//edit-scottpeters.house... Read More

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

Congressman Peters’ Statement on 10-Year Anniversary of Cedar Fire

Oct 29, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters’ Statement on 10-Year Anniversary of Cedar Fire WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement remembering the ten-year anniversary of the Cedar Fire that devastated several communities in San Diego, including Scripps Ranch, Tierrasanta, and other areas now in the 52nd District. During the fire, Congressman Peters was a... Read More

Rep. Peters, Airport Authority Announce Grants Totaling $22 million

Oct 28, 2013 | Press Release
Rep. Peters, Airport Authority Announce Grants Totaling $22 million SAN DIEGO, CA – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) and the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority announced that the Department of Transportation has awarded more than $22 million in competitive grants to San Diego International Airport. The grants are to be used for reducing aircraft emissions, improving ramp... Read More

House Passes Rep. Peters’ Amendment to Reduce Government Waste in Water Bill

Oct 23, 2013 | Press Release
House Passes Rep. Peters’ Amendment to Reduce Government Waste in Water Bill Washington, DC – Today, an amendment proposed by Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) to the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA), H.R. 3080, passed the House along with the final bill. WRRDA, which authorizes improvements to our country’s ports, waterways, projects ties to flood protection,... Read More

Rep. Peters Hosts US Trade Representative Froman for Democratic Freshmen

Oct 23, 2013 | Press Release
Rep. Peters Hosts US Trade Representative Froman for Democratic Freshmen Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) hosted Ambassador Michael Froman, the United States Trade Representative, at a meeting with Democratic freshmen members along with his fellow California freshman Rep. Ami Bera (CA-07). The forum provided members a chance to ask questions, air concerns, and gain... Read More

Reps. Peters, Salmon Establish Congressional Algae Caucus

Oct 23, 2013 | Press Release
Reps. Peters, Salmon Establish Congressional Algae Caucus Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA) and Congressman Matt Salmon (R-AZ) launched the Congressional Algae Caucus, an effort to provide a forum for Members of Congress and their staffs to learn about and interact with the nascent algae industry. “Algae-based products deserve a chance to compete on a level playing... Read More

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