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Gary Peters' Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Gary C. Peters
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 14, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Colleen; 3 Children: Gary Jr., Madeleine, Alana
Birth Date: 12/01/1958
Birth Place: Pontiac, MI
Home City: Bloomfield Township, MI
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Aug. 2, 2013 One Year After Oak Creek Attacks, Members of Congress Commend FBI and Department of Justice for Groundbreaking Decision to Begin Tracking Hate Crimes Against Sikh, Hindu and Arab-Americans
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 17, 2013 Letter to Advisory Board Members, U.S. Department of Justice - Anti-Sikh Hate Crime Status
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
Feb. 28, 2013 U.S. Congressman Gary Peters Votes to Pass the Fully Inclusive Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 12, 2013 Following Senate Passage, U.S. Congressman Gary Peters again pushes House Republicans to Immediately Hold a Vote on the Violence Against Women Act
Jan. 23, 2013 Congressman Gary Peters pushes to pass the Violence Against Women Act
May 16, 2012 U.S. Rep. Peters Votes Against GOP Bill to Weaken Violence Against Women Act
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
March 22, 2012 United States Representative Gary Peters Statement on Justice Department Investigation Into the Death of Trayvon Martin
Feb. 12, 2012 Following Senate Passage, U.S. Congressman Gary Peters again pushes House Republicans to Immediately Hold a Vote on the Violence Against Women Act
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
May 26, 2010 Peters to Testify to Stop Animal Torture Today
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Civil Rights & Equality
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