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"Gather and Protest" against Scott Peters to be held on Feb. 22

HIV patients and advocates are protesting Congressman Scott Peters on Thursday, February 22, because they feel he is “heartlessly attacking the life-saving 340B drug program.”

The 340B program was created in 1992 and requires drug makers to give prescription drugs to healthcare organizations at deeply reduced prices.

Activists denounce Congressman Scott Peters for sponsoring bill to gut drug discounts

Notably, there is also no mention or press release about H.R. 4710 on the congressman’s official website.

According to a press release sent out on Thursday, December 28, a group of 25 to 35 HIV/AIDS and drug pricing advocates, including many from AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), staged a protest and picket line in front of the district office of San Diego Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA, 52nd District) to denounce and protest his recent intro

Congressman Peters introduces Sally K. Ride Congressional Gold Medal Act

“I am proud to honor the ground-breaking career of Dr. Sally K. Ride, who became the first American woman in space 30 years ago today, by introducing this measure to award her with the Congressional Gold Medal. Beyond her career as an astronaut, Dr. Ride proved a role-model for women and girls across the country."

Obama's initiative to map human brain a boost to San Diego | VIDEO

"The president’s announcement this morning recognizing San Diego’s scientists and engineers for their achievements in the cognitive sciences, and selecting them to undertake the daunting task of mapping the human brain, is a testament to the abilities of San Diego’s scientific research community."