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Gary Peters' Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Economy and Job Creation
July 16, 2014 Peters Statement on Port of Entry Infrastructure Hearing
June 20, 2014 Peters Statement on Detroit's Grand Bargain
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
Feb. 12, 2014 Peters Introduces Measure to Construct a New International Trade Crossing (NITC) Customs Plaza in Southeast Michigan
Feb. 11, 2014 Peters Presses New Fed Chair Janet Yellen on Japanese Currency Manipulation
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman House Financial Services Committee, and John Campbell, Chairman House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade - Hearing on Export-Import Bank
Jan. 9, 2014 Peters Praises American Automotive Policy Council's Proposal on Currency Provisions in TPP
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Protect Domestic Steel Producers from Illegal Dumping
July 17, 2013 Peters Presses Fed Chairman Bernanke on Japanese Currency Manipulation
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
April 25, 2013 Detroit News - U.S. Rep. Gary Peters: Including Japan in Trade Talks Threatens U.S. Autos
April 12, 2013 As Japan Joins TPP Talks, Peters Voices Concern for Michigan Industry & Workers
March 14, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Concerns About Japan's Possible Entry to the Trans-Pacific Partnership
March 7, 2013 U.S. Senator Stabenow and U.S. Rep. Peters Introduce Advanced Vehicle Technology Act of 2013
Oct. 2, 2012 Letter to Chairman Williamson and Commissioners
July 5, 2012 U.S. Rep. Gary Peters Applauds Obama Administration for Holding China Accountable on Auto Exports
June 18, 2012 Reps. Barrow, Dold, Peters, and Roskam Introduce Bipartisan Global Investment in American Jobs Act of 2012
June 15, 2012 U.S. Rep. Gary Peters applauds announcement of New International Trade Crossing between Detroit and Windsor
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
April 11, 2012 Letter to Chairman Deanna Tanner Okun, U.S. International Trade Commission
Feb. 14, 2012 U.S. Rep. Gary Peters Leads Fight to Hold China Accountable for Illegal and Unfair Auto Trade Practices
Feb. 1, 2012 Washington Post - Proposed Jobs Bill Would Target Foreign Outsourcing by U.S. Companies
Jan. 1, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Illegal Trade With China
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 6, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 11, 2011 Rep. Gary Peters Issues Statement on Free Trade and Chinese Currency Manipulation
July 8, 2011 Kildee Leads 27 House Members in Call to Obama to Include Worker Protections in Free Trade Agreements
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - China Unfair Trade Practices
Jan. 18, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States
Oct. 15, 2010 Peters Statement On Chinese Green Technology Investigation
Sept. 29, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Yoshihiko Noda, Japanese Minister of Finance
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
Aug. 10, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Masayuki Naoshima, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan
June 24, 2010 Peters Applauds Passage of Iran Sanctions He Championed
Feb. 22, 2010 Peters Leads Group Of Members Stepping Up Pressure On Japan To Open Its Clunkers Program
June 10, 2009 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011
Aug. 1, 2008 Peters Responds to Knollenberg's Support for Colombia Trade Deal
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Auto, Manufacturing, & Fair Trade
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