Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

Press Releases

Jan 10, 2018 Press Release

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after Congressman Darrell Issa announced he will retire at the end of his term:

Jan 8, 2018 Press Release

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) announced recent staff hires, promotions, and changes to his congressional staffs in San Diego and Washington, D.C.

Rep. Peters released the following statement on the changes to his staff:

Jan 5, 2018 Press Release

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) voiced strong opposition to the Trump Administration’s request for $18 billion over the next decade to expand the United States’ southwest border wall. If granted, the funding would expand the existing border barrier by more than 700 miles.

Dec 20, 2017 Press Release
Peters prefers bipartisan version passed through Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee

Yesterday, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) voted against the VA Care in the Community Act that passed the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs on a party-line vote.

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Dec 19, 2017 Press Release
Calls for a restart to the legislative process

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) voted against the Republican tax bill that was pushed through the U.S. House of Representatives on a party-line vote.

Dec 13, 2017 Press Release
Peters emphasizes the importance of NAFTA, calls for the need to raise environment standards through updated trade agreements

Yesterday, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) helped pass two resolutions to reaffirm the United States House of Representatives’ strong commitment to the United States-Mexico and United States-Canada partnerships.

Dec 12, 2017 Press Release

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives to support the Promoting Closed-Loop Pumped Storage Hydropower Act. If signed into law, the bill would give closed-loop hydropower projects an expedited process for approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

Dec 7, 2017 Press Release
Pruitt dodged answering how he would like methane regulated

Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) spoke in favor of the current EPA methane rule during a hearing with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt.

Dec 6, 2017 Press Release
Bill was opposed by law enforcement

WASHINGTON, DC– Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) voted against the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act that passed through the U.S. House of Representatives. This bill would force all states to recognize concealed carry permits from every other state, even those that have weaker or no standards.

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