"I am extremely disappointed that the majority party and its leadership would shut down the government for any amount of time," said the Democrat from La Jolla. "It is unacceptable; real people and families count on many of the services the federal government provides.
"Over the next few days I will continue to meet with those of my
colleagues who are willing to work for solutions; reasonable people can
disagree, but in the end, we have a job to do, and I continue to believe
that if we don't pass a budget, we shouldn't get
Peters said a list of federal government services and agencies affected by the shutdown can be found on his website, or by calling either of his offices.
Peter's 52nd District includes Coronado, La Jolla, Carmel Valley, Rancho Penasquitos, 4S Ranch, Rancho Bernardo and Poway, among other communities in San Diego.