Supports Bill to Crack Down on Unfair Trade Practices
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after he helped pass the bipartisan Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 Conference Report:
Reading names of those killed since Sandy Hook will continue until House acts to curb gun violence
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) announced that he will begin reading the names and ages of mass shooting victims in America since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in a series of one-minute speeches on the House floor. The speeches will continue until Speaker of the House Paul D.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) helped pass bipartisan legislation to close gaps in the Visa Waiver Program (VWP) that could be exploited by terrorists to gain entry into the United States. Currently, travelers from countries that participate in the VWP can visit the U.S. for 90 days or less without any screening.
Unveils Climate Plan to Advance San Diego, US Climate Leadership
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) emphasized the importance of the UN Climate Talks in Paris and the potential for an international agreement to reduce harmful emissions and curb climate change.
Renews Call for Speaker to Let House Vote on Gun Safety Proposals
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, in response to yesterday's shootings in Houston, Savannah, and San Bernardino, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) took to the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives to express outrage over Speaker of the House Paul Ryan's refusal to allow Congress to vote on common sense, bipartisan proposals to curb gun violence.
Plan would lead to cleaner air and lower energy bills for American families
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) voted against two separate attempts to obstruct the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan.
WASHINGTON, DC – Before the Thanksgiving holiday, U.S.
Renews Call for Declaring Affiliation with Terrorist Organization an Act of Treason
Recognized for his Leadership at Small Business Committee Hearing
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) was recognized by the House Small Business Committee for promoting entrepreneurship during a hearing on National Entrepreneurs’ Day.
Legislation would cut barriers to marriage and family therapists serving at VA hospitals
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S.