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Scott Peters' Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Scott Peters
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 52, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 52
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lynn; 2 Children
Birth Date: 06/17/1958
Home City: La Jolla, CA
Date Title
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 17, 2014 Newsletter: 07/15/2014
July 10, 2014 Rep. Peters Joins CA-52 Residents Testifying at House Veterans Affairs Committee Hearing on PTS
June 30, 2014 Rep. Peters' Statement on Hobby Lobby Decision
June 10, 2014 Rep. Peters Advances Further VA Reforms
June 4, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans
May 28, 2014 Rep. Peters Calls for VA Secretary Shinseki to Resign
May 21, 2014 Rep. Peters Votes for Increased Veterans Administration Accountability
May 15, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - Request Details on Audit of VA Clinics
May 6, 2014 Rep. Peters Introduces Bipartisan "National Mental Health No Stigma Week' Resolution
May 2, 2014 E-Newsletter: Vets, Infrastructure, and San Diego Events
April 15, 2014 Newsletter: Equal Pay for Equal Work
April 12, 2014 La Jolla Patch - Califonia Healthcare Institute Honors Reps. Scott Peters and David Valadao
April 7, 2014 Rep. Peters Succeeds in Effort to Protect Critical Medicare Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 3, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Keep Medicare Advantage Rates Flat
April 3, 2014 Protecting Medicare Advantage
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 19, 2014 Letter to Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Boost Efforts on Life-limiting Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
March 17, 2014 Reps. Susan Davis, Scott Peters, Medical Research Community Push for Research Funding for San Diego
Jan. 7, 2014 Letter to Hal Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby, Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Assist FDA
Dec. 11, 2013 The Decline in U.S. Research
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Aug. 19, 2013 Rep. Scott Peters, Democratic Whip Hoyer Hold "Innovation Economy' Symposium
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 22, 2013 Reps. Peters, Griffith, & McCaul Introduce "Patient Choice Act of 2013'
May 16, 2013 Congressman Peters Statement on Vote Against Affordable Care Act Repeal
May 15, 2013 Military Mental Health Awareness Day
April 11, 2013 Congressman Peters' Statement on Francis Collins, the Director of the National Institutes of Health, Visiting San Diego
April 2, 2013 Congressman Peters' Statement on President Obama Selecting San Diego to Help Lead Effort to Map Human Brain
Feb. 28, 2013 Congressman Scott Peters' Statement on Passage of Bipartisan Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 6, 2013 Congressman Peters Co-Sponsors the Protect Medical Innovation Act
May 7, 2012 East County Magazine - Peters Clarifies Stance on Social Security and Medicare
April 24, 2012 Peters Calls for 'Investing in America' to Create Jobs, Boost the Economy
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Healthcare and the Affordable Care Act
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