Sen. Gary Peters [D]

Senator from Michigan

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2015-2020 Senator Michigan
2013-2014 Representative Michigan's 14th District
2009-2012 Representative Michigan's 9th District

2014 Report Card

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Committee Membership

Gary Peters sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Peters sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (23%) Taxation (17%) Finance and Financial Sector (13%) Transportation and Public Works (10%) Energy (10%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) Commerce (10%) Government Operations and Politics (7%)

Recent Bills

Some of Peters’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2015 to Nov 2015, Peters missed 4 of 310 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. This is on par with the median of 1.6% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 85 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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