Jul 10, 2015 Press Release
The legislation includes almost $1.2 billion in emergency funds for reclamation projects, increased water infrastructure support, water reuse and recycling efforts, assistance for farm communities, and contaminated groundwater cleanup.
Jul 10, 2015 Press Release
This bipartisan effort will help keep our country’s scientific research competitive and will lead to research and innovation that will save lives.
Jun 30, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52), Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema (AZ-09) and Congressman Duncan Hunter (CA-50) joined forces to introduce H.R. 2909, the “Protecting Firefighters and Promoting Innovation Act.” This bipartisan legislation will leverage innovative technologies for California firefighters, reducing risks for first responders and improving the effectiveness of wildfire fighting strategies.
Jun 26, 2015 Press Release
“Today is a great day for our country. Finally, in every state in America, ALL loving couples will be able to marry. On this historic day the Supreme Court has declared with finality that love is love. As a long-time supporter of marriage equality, I am ecstatic that LGBT Americans, including my friends, colleagues, and staff, will be able to share in the bond of marriage.”
Jun 25, 2015 Press Release
Making health care more affordable and accessible for women and working families leads to a healthier nation, and allows more people to access preventative care which will lead to lower costs in the long-term.
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.