Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

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Jul 1, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) helped the House pass the Moving Forward Act, a transformative bill that will rebuild America’s infrastructure, create millions of jobs, combat the climate crisis and address economic and racial disparities in America. The robust package included three key provisions advocated by Rep.

Jun 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis unveiled a congressional climate action framework, highlighting three bills introduced by Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) as integral tools in the effort to adequately address the climate crisis.

Jun 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) helped the House pass the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act, a substantial package that builds on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) by lowering health care costs and prescription drug prices.

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Jun 25, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) helped the House pass the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2020, transformative legislation to reimagine the culture of policing in America. An original co-sponsor of the bill, Rep.

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Jun 23, 2020 Press Release
Panelists Directly Contradict President

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) joined his colleagues on the House Energy and Commerce Committee to hear from members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force about the administration’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

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Jun 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52), Rep. Brian Mast (FL-18), Rep. Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) and Rep. John Katko (NY-24) introduced a bipartisan resolution to reduce the stigma that prevents veterans and servicemembers from seeking mental health care.

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Jun 9, 2020 Press Release

SAN DIEGO—Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) called on One America News Network (OANN) to issue a public apology and retraction of a story related to an incident involving a 75-year-old man and law enforcement officers in Buffalo, New York. OANN is based in San Diego, within the district Peters represents.

Jun 8, 2020 Press Release
Peters: “The Nation is Calling on Us to Seize this Moment; History will Remember Our Response.”

Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) joined his colleagues, as an original co-sponsor, to introduce the Justice in Policing Act of 2020, legislation that takes first steps in addressing systemic racial injustice in the American policing system. This comes two weeks after the killing of George Floyd, which spurred nationwide civil unrest calling for comprehensive policing reform.

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Jun 1, 2020 Press Release

SAN DIEGO – With a toll of 100,000 American deaths, over 1.7 million cases confirmed nationwide, an unemployment rate edging 15 percent and real GDP predicted to contract by 11 percent, the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is wreaking terrible human and economic loss on the United States. Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) and Rep.

May 31, 2020 Press Release

SAN DIEGO – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) issued the following statement regarding the devastating murder of George Floyd and the resulting civil unrest in San Diego and across the nation:

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