Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

Press Releases

Feb 24, 2016 Press Release

Last week, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) gave an address to University of California San Diego (UCSD) students and faculty as part of a speaker series on college affordability hosted by the UCSD Office of External Affairs.

Feb 22, 2016 Press Release

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) visited Flint, Michigan with Rep. Dan Kildee and other Congressmembers to meet with residents and local business owners affected by the city’s ongoing water crisis. Rep. Peters, who spent much of his childhood in the Detroit suburb of Southfield, was also briefed by Dr. Lurie of the U.S.

Feb 18, 2016 Press Release

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) raised awareness for the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA), which provides free tax assistance at a number of sites in San Diego.

Feb 9, 2016 Press Release
Also supports measures to restore accountability at VA, increase veterans benefits

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) helped pass H.R. 2915, a bipartisan measure that will improve mental health care for female veterans and veterans who took part in classified missions during their service.

Feb 9, 2016 Press Release
Speaks to Secretary Castro again to advocate for San Diego’s fair share of resources

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) offered his support to President Obama and Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro’s budget request to better address youth and family homelessness across the country.

Feb 8, 2016 Press Release

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement to mark the first day of the Lunar New Year:

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Feb 3, 2016 Press Release

Last night, Representative Scott Peters (CA-52) sponsored an amendment to H.R. 3700 that will help get San Diego the resources it needs to fight homelessness.

Feb 3, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Ami Bera, M.D. (CA-07) and Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) are leading a group of 29 members of Congress to urge the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to take steps to reduce the sky-rocketing costs of generic prescription drugs.

Feb 2, 2016 Press Release
Calls for Tougher Sanctions on Iran Sponsorship of Terror, Conventional Weapons Development

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after voting against legislation that would violate the terms of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran and clear the path for Iran to obtain a nuclear weapon.

Jan 21, 2016 Press Release

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) gathered with students from the University of California San Diego and leaders of San Diego good governance organizations to mark the 6th anniversary of the Citizen’s United Supreme Court decision, which allows for unlimited anonymous corporate spending in elections.

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