Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

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Jun 19, 2015 Press Release
Call on U.S. Senate to Take Swift Action
Congressman Scott Peters stood with innovative job-creators and leaders in San Diego’s economic community supporting a repeal of the harmful medical device tax.
Jun 17, 2015 Press Release
Scott Peters helped pass four measures that will improve the quality of Medicare Advantage and increase access for seniors to the popular healthcare plans.
Jun 12, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after voting in favor of Trade Adjustment Authority (TAA) and Trade Promotion Authority (TPA). TPA provides more than 100 directives to President Obama that must be met in future international trade agreements.
Jun 10, 2015 Press Release
“No American should be fired or denied a job or place to live for being who they are or because of who they love,” Rep. Peters said. “My amendment would demonstrate that Congress is willing to lead on equality and fairness as we work toward full non-discrimination provisions for LGBT individuals.”
Jun 5, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Scott Peters was recognized as ‘Legislator of the Year’ by the San Diego County Art Education Association (SDCAEA). This is the second year the SDCAEA, a volunteer association of Visual Arts Educators in San Diego County with the singular objective of enhancing quality Visual Arts Education throughout the county, has honored an elected official in the region for their work to support arts education.
Jun 4, 2015 Press Release
Scott Peters re-introduced two pieces of legislation to help veterans struggling with Post-Traumatic Stress and other forms of mental illness after they’ve served our nation. The first would continue the effort to break down barriers to discussing mental health issues by designating the first week of May each year as “National Health No Stigma Week.” The second is bipartisan and would make it easier for California-licensed marriage and family therapists to work in Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical centers.
Jun 1, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) spoke on the House floor supporting his amendment to H.R. 1335 to give communities input and increase the ability of local agencies to hold polluters more accountable after an oil or hazardous materials spill.
May 29, 2015 Press Release
While it is pool season year round here in San Diego, as schools let out for the summer it is important to raise awareness and provide parents and families with information about preventing tragedies at our beaches and pools
May 22, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) announced a plan to make it easier for San Diego veterans to participate by facilitating the interviews directly through his San Diego District Office in University City. Veterans who want to participate should contact Rep. Peters San Diego District Office at 858-455-5550 or sign up on his website.
May 19, 2015 Press Release
"It is long past time for Republicans and Democrats to come together behind a real and enduring plan to fix our nation’s crumbling roads and bridges and to modernize our shipping ports so we can increase growth, overcome wage stagnation, and create jobs,” said Rep. Peters.