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Gary Peters' Public Statements on Issue: Women

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: Announced, 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
April 8, 2014 The Michigan Citizen - On Equal Pay Day, Let's Pass Paycheck Fairness
April 8, 2014 Peters Statement on Equal Pay Day: Women Deserve Equal Pay for Equal Work
Jan. 28, 2014 U.S. Rep. Gary Peters Disappointed in Symbolic Political Vote to Limit Access to Women's Health Care
June 18, 2013 Peters Frustrated by Unconstitutional U.S. House Push to Restrict Women's Health Care
June 10, 2013 On 50th Anniversary of Equal Pay Act, Peters Urges End to Wage Discrimination
April 9, 2013 On Equal Pay Day, Peters Renews Call for an End to Wage Discrimination
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
June 7, 2012 U.S. Rep. Gary Peters Denounces MI State House GOP for Advancing Anti-Women's Health Care Legislation
May 31, 2012 U.S. Rep. Gary Peters Votes Against GOP Bill that would Block Women's Access to Reproductive Services
May 16, 2012 U.S. Rep. Peters Votes Against GOP Bill to Weaken Violence Against Women Act
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
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 13, 2011 Rep. Peters Denounces GOP Bill Which Would Endanger Women's Lives and Prevent Private Reproductive Choices
May 4, 2011 Abortion Coverage
April 12, 2011 On "Equal Pay Day,' Peters Calls for End to Wage Discrimination
Jan. 9, 2009 Paycheck Fairness Act
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Civil Rights & Equality
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Heath Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Strong Democratic Values
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