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La Jolla’s congressional rep Scott Peters shares insights as community center’s ‘distinguished speaker’

La Jolla’s congressional rep Scott Peters shares insights as community center’s ‘distinguished speaker’

By Pat Sherman

La Jolla resident and U.S. Congressmember Scott Peters (D-52nd) stopped by the La Jolla Community Center (LJCC) Aug. 26 to update guests on his legislative activities and field questions as part of the LJCC’s Distinguished Speaker Series.

Peters, who represented La Jolla on the San Diego City Council (2000-2008) and served as chair of the Port Commission before being elected to Congress in 2012, touched on the political climate in the nation’s capital and his working relationship with other Congressional leaders in the region (he faces Republican former City Councilmember Carl DeMaio this fall in...

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