Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

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Congressman Peters Announces Congressional Art Competition Panelists

Apr 1, 2013 | Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECongressman Peters Announces Congressional Art Competition PanelistsWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) announced the five members of the San Diego arts community who will be judging the 52nd District’s Congressional Art Competition. The winner of the art competition will be flown to Washington D.C. to participate in a ceremony in which the... Read More
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Congressman Scott Peters Announces Congressional Art Competition

Apr 1, 2013 | Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECongressman Peters Announces Congressional Art Competition PanelistsWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) announced the five members of the San Diego arts community who will be judging the 52nd District’s Congressional Art Competition. The winner of the art competition will be flown to Washington D.C. to participate in a ceremony in which the... Read More
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Congressman Peters’ Statement on César Chávez Day

Apr 1, 2013 | Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECongressman Peters’ Statement on César Chávez DayWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement recognizing César Chávez Day.“Today, on what would be his 86th birthday, we remember the legacy of César Chávez, and the impact that his advocacy had on the rights of workers. He organized the voices of many in order to... Read More
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Representatives Peters, Davis and Vargas Urge President and Speaker Boehner to Take Action to Improve Border Security, Efficiency and Commerce

Apr 1, 2013 | Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASERepresentatives Peters, Davis and Vargas Urge President and Speaker Boehner to Take Action to Improve Border Security, Efficiency and CommerceSAN DIEGO – Today, Congressman Scott Peters, Congresswoman Susan Davis and Congressman Juan Vargas were joined by San Diego business leaders at Camino de la Plaza Bridge to advocate for the completion of the San Ysidro Land Port... Read More
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Congressman Peters, Congresswoman Davis and Council President Pro Tem Lightner Work to Save La Jolla Post Office

Mar 28, 2013 | Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECongressman Peters, Congresswoman Davis and Council President Pro Tem Lightner Work to Save La Jolla Post OfficeHistoric building slated to be sold despite community’s effortsSAN DIEGO – Congressman Scott Peters, Congresswoman Susan Davis and Council President Pro Tem Sherri Lightner today joined together with concerned community members to protest the proposed... Read More
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Congressman Peters’ Statement on USPS Moving Forward with Sale of La Jolla Post Office

Mar 27, 2013 | Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECongressman Peters’ Statement on USPS Moving Forward with Sale of La Jolla Post OfficeWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement on USPS moving forward with the sale of the La Jolla Post Office.“I was disappointed to hear that the United States Postal Service is moving forward with their sale of the La Jolla... Read More
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Congressman Peters' Statement on the Supreme Court of the United States Taking Up Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act

Mar 26, 2013 | Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECongressman Peters’ Statement on the Supreme Court of the United States Taking Up Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage ActWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement on the Supreme Court taking up Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act:“Today and tomorrow the Supreme Court will take up Proposition 8... Read More
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Congressman Peters’ Statement on Democratic and Republican Budget Proposals this Week

Mar 21, 2013 | Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECongressman Peters’ Statement on Democratic and Republican Budget Proposals this WeekWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement on Democratic and Republican Budget Proposals this Week:“Yesterday and today, the House of Representatives acted on six different budget proposals. Some were generated by Democrats... Read More
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Congressman Peters Introduces Bipartisan James M. Carter and Judith N. Keep Federal Courthouse Naming Bill

Mar 21, 2013 | Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECongressman Peters Introduces Bipartisan James M. Carter and Judith N. Keep Federal Courthouse Naming BillWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52), continuing Congresswoman Susan Davis’ efforts, introduced a bipartisan bill to name a new federal courthouse in San Diego after judges James M. Carter and Judith N. Keep, who were trailblazers in their... Read More
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Finding a solution to the sequester

Mar 18, 2013 | Op-Eds
Appeared in the Pomerado News 3/18/13 - http://www.pomeradonews.com/2013/03/14/guest-column-finding-a-solution-to-the-sequester/   By Congressman Scott Peters I’ve been in Congress for two months now and something that still surprises me is how out of touch and political Washington is. I ran for office because I believed I could make a difference, and I still do. I am as tired as... Read More

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