Since 2013

$3,556,584​​ ​​DOLLARS RETURNED TO SAN DIEGANS

Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

Latest News

Congressman Peters’ Statement on the Government Shutdown

Oct 1, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters’ Statement on the Government Shutdown WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after the federal government shutdown at midnight last night: "I am extremely disappointed that the Majority party and its leadership would shut down the government for any amount of time, because they’ve allowed the Tea Party... Read More

Congressman Peters Announces ‘Safe & Secure Border Infrastructure’ Bill

Sep 30, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters Announces ‘Safe & Secure Border Infrastructure’ Bill [[{"fid":"345","view_mode":"full","type":"media","attributes":{"style":"width: 481px; height: 320px;","alt":"Scott Peters announcing his border infrastructure legislation","title":"Scott announcing his border infrastructure legislation","class":"media-element file-full"},"link_text":null}]] Scott anouncing... Read More

Congressman Peters' Statement on Continuing Resolution Amendments

Sep 29, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters' Statement on Continuing Resolution Amendments WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after voting early this morning on several amendments to the Senate-amended H.J.Res. 59, the proposal to fund the government past September 30. “The American people are looking to Congress to lead, and the institution is... Read More

The Sequester is Hurting our Readiness

Sep 28, 2013 | Op-Eds
Appeared in 'Defense Policy' - http://www.defensepolicy.org/congressman-scott-peters/the-sequester-is-hurting-our-readiness September 28, 2013 by Congressman Scott Peters   Since March 1 of this year our country has been living under “sequestration.” These across-the-board, nonsensical budget cuts are harming our military, hurting our ability to maintain international... Read More

Congressman Peters Condemns Tea Party Driven Gridlock

Sep 20, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters Condemns Tea Party Driven GridlockWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after voting against H.J.Res. 59, the Tea Party driven plan to maintain sequester cuts and defund the Affordable Care Act. While H.J.Res. 59 passed the House on a 230-189 vote today, it is not expected to pass the Senate and President Obama has said... Read More

Rep. Peters Introduces Bills to Protect the U.S. Economic Recovery, Lower the National Debt

Sep 19, 2013 | Press Release
Rep. Peters Introduces Bills to Protect the U.S. Economic Recovery, Lower the National Debt WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) introduced a two-part legislative package designed to protect America’s economic recovery and help reduce the national debt. The first bill, the ‘Protect America’s Credit Act,’ would prevent the economic... Read More

Congressman Peters Opposes Massive Cuts to Food Assistance Programs

Sep 19, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters Opposes Massive Cuts to Food Assistance ProgramsWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement regarding his vote against H.R. 3102, the ‘Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act,’ which would gut nearly $40 billion dollars from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) over the next ten years. According... Read More
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Time to End the Sequester

Sep 18, 2013 | Op-Eds
Time to End the Sequester - http://media.washtimes.com/media/misc/2013/09/17/aerospacedefense0913sp.pdfRep. Scott Peters - It is the top priority of Congress to ensure that the United States is safe and secure. We are acutely aware of this in San Diego, part of which I represent, where the military and defense related industries hold significant economic and cultural importance. San Diego is a... Read More

Rep. Peters Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Sep 16, 2013 | Press Release
Rep. Peters Celebrates Hispanic Heritage MonthWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement regarding Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 through October 15:“Hispanic Americans have made significant contributions to our nation’s diverse cultural heritage and economic success throughout our history. Across the country... Read More
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Congressman Peters’ Statement on September 11th Anniversary

Sep 11, 2013 | Press Release
Congressman Peters’ Statement on September 11th AnniversaryWASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement on the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001:“Twelve years ago today our country was attacked, but we joined together with common purpose and resolve in the following days and months. Today we remember and... Read More
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