Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

Press Releases

Feb 3, 2017 Press Release

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) voted against reversing the Bureau of Land Management’s methane rule, put in place at the end of last year to reduce methane emissions from oil and natural gas extraction on public lands.

Feb 1, 2017 Press Release
Answers could help topple Executive Order in court

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) is leading 70 Democratic members of Congress to get answers on how President Trump’s White House drafted and evaluated the Executive Order that suspended refugee admissions and restricted the flow of immigrants from Muslim nations.

Jan 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the San Diego Union-Tribune published an opinion editorial by U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) which lays out his commitment to public service under the new administration, as well as where he’ll draw the line and fight back against President Trump’s extremist policies.

Jan 24, 2017 Press Release
Denounces Global Gag Rule on International Aid to Impoverished Countries

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) fought back against a series of attacks from President Trump and Speaker Ryan on family planning, preventative care, and the rights of women to make their own health care choices. Rep. Peters voted against H.R.

Jan 23, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) condemned the decision by President Trump to pull the United States out of negotiations over the Trans Pacific Partnership, a trade deal between the United States and eleven Asian nations that would eliminate more than 18,000 taxes and trade barriers on American products. Rep.

Jan 23, 2017 Press Release
Peters States Opposition to Trump’s “Border Tax Adjustment” which would hurt local commerce

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) welcomed Jerry Sanders, President and CEO of the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, to Washington, D.C. to testify at a hearing on border economics and the role of global engagement in driving our economy and creating high-quality jobs.

Jan 16, 2017 Press Release

SAN DIEGO – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) announced that he will attend the Presidential Inauguration on Friday and the Women's March on Washington on Saturday. Rep. Peters released the following statement:

Jan 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) voted against the Republican budget resolution, S. Con. Res. 3, which passed the House and paves the way for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Rep.

Jan 12, 2017 Press Release

“This is how we keep tyranny from walking in the front door.”