Since 2013


Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

Press Releases

Apr 25, 2013 Press Release
Late yesterday Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) introduced another piece of legislation: the Shelter Our Servicemembers (SOS) Act to help address San Diego’s significant elderly homeless veteran population.
Apr 22, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) has been named by the Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SEEC) to chair its Climate Task Force after joining the group last month, his office announced today. Peters, a former environmental attorney, has for years championed clean water, air, open space, alternative transportation, and other environmental causes in San Diego. This year he brought that enthusiasm to Congress.
Apr 18, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – This morning Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) voted in favor of H.R. 624 ‘The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act,’ which passed the House of Representatives with 288 votes in favor and 127 against on a bipartisan basis.

Apr 17, 2013 Press Release

SAN DIEGO, CA –Congressman Scott Peters will hold this month’s  ‘Congress on Your Corner’ from 10:30 a.m. to noon, on April 27, at the Point Loma Masonic Hall, 1711 Sunset Cliffs Blvd in Ocean Beach.  At the public meeting, Peters and his district staff will answer questions and update constituents on what Peters has been doing in the district and Washington, DC.

Apr 16, 2013 Press Release

SAN DIEGO, CA – Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) today announced that he, along with Congresswoman Susan Davis and the Contractors State License Board, will host a FREE Senior Scam Stopper seminar ( from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 30, 2013.

Apr 12, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today marks Congressman Scott Peters’ 100th day in Congress. Eager to bring his results-oriented approach to Washington, Peters began tackling the challenges that San Diego faces from day one. Soon after taking office both of Peters’ Washington, DC and San Diego offices were up and running. Peters has co-sponsored 53 bills, introduced another 2 bills, and sent over 50 letters to congressional leaders, the president, and administration officials advocating for issues of importance to San Diego. At home in San Diego, 146 constituents seeking assistance from Peters’ office have been helped. Peters, who has built a reputation of finding middle ground from his time in San Diego government, is continuing to reach out to both Republicans and Democrats to find solutions. Recently, the National Journal ranked Peters as one of the most independent members of Congress.
Apr 11, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement on the Director of NIH, Francis Collins, visiting San Diego. Collins’ visit comes on the heels of President Obama’s BRAIN initiative announcement last week.
Apr 10, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement on President Obama’s 2014 Budget Proposal.
Apr 10, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Susan Davis, Congressman Scott Peters, and Congressman Juan Vargas announced that $226 million for the San Ysidro Land Port of Entry Expansion Project was included in the budget released today by President Obama. This money would allow Phase II and Phase III of the project to move forward.

Apr 2, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement on President Obama selecting San Diego to lead the effort to map the human brain.