Sen. Gary Peters (D-MI)

Senator for Michigan, Democrat

Gary Peters


We agree 33% of the time.


Home town: Bloomfield Township
Born: December 1, 1958
Born in: Pontiac, MI
Occupation: College Instructor, Investment Firm Branch Executive
Military service: USNR, 1993-2000, 01-05
Religion: Episcopal
Marital status: M
Spouse: Colleen Ochoa Peters
Previous political experience: Rochester Hills City Council, 1991-93; MI Senate, 1995-2002; MI Lottery Bureau Commissioner, 2003-07; US House, 2009-15; US Senate, 2015-present
Elected in year: 2014
Next election in year: 2026
Family: 3 children
Education: MA MI St. Univ., 2007
Ethnicity: Caucasian


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Facebook Address: SenatorGaryPeters


Armed Services

  • Airland
  • Emerging Threats and Capabilities

Commerce, Science and Transportation

  • Aviation Safety, Operations, and Innovation
  • Communications, Media, and Broadband
  • Oceans, Fisheries, Climate Change and Manufacturing
  • Space, Science, and Competitiveness
  • Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, and Ports

Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Joint Economic Committee


Washington, D.C. Office:

724 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-6221
Fax: (202) 224-7387

Detroit Office:

477 Michigan Avenue, Suite 1837
Detroit, MI 48226
Phone: 313-226-6020

Lansing Office:

124 West Allegan Street, Suite 1400
Lansing, MI 48933
Phone: 517-377-1508

Grand Rapids Office:

110 Michigan Street Northwest, Suite 720
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Phone: 616-233-9150

Saginaw Office:

515 North Washington Avenue, Suite 401
Saginaw, MI 48607
Phone: 989-754-0112

Rochester Office:

407 6th Street, Suite C
Rochester, MI 48307
Phone: 248-608-8040

Traverse City Office:

818 Red Drive, Suite 40
Traverse City, MI 49684
Phone: 231-947-7773

Marquette Office:

857 W. Washington St., Suite 308
Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: 906-226-4554


We Agree
of the time
title level sponsored our position their vote agree/disagree year
Bill: S 205
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2021
Bill: S J Res 1
Equal Rights Amendment
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2021
Bill: S 1831
3D Gun Safety Act of 2019
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2019
Bill: S 1787
Miranda's Law
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2019
Bill: S J Res 5
Equal Rights Amendment - Senate
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2017
Bill: S 2974
A bill Ensure Funding for National Human Trafficking Hotline
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: S 2577
Justice for All Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: S 524
Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2015
Bill: S 178
Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2015