1st term Democrat from Michigan.
Residence: Bloomfield Twp.
Marital Status: Married (Colleen Ochoa Peters)
Prev. Occupation: College Instructor, Investment Firm Branch Executive
Prev. Political Exp.: Rochester Hills City Council, 1991-93; MI Senate, 1995-2002; MI Lottery Bureau Commissioner, 2003-07; US House, 2009-15; US Senate, 2015-present
Military: USNR, 1993-2000, 01-05
Education: BA Alma College, 1980; MBA University of Detroit, 1984; JD Wayne State University, 1989; MA Michigan State University, 2007
Birthplace: Pontiac, MI
Percentage in Last Election: 55%
Major Opponent: Terri Land (R)
Current Elected Office Contact Information
Washington, D.C. Office:724 Hart Senate Office Building,
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|Bill Name||Cosponsor?||Send Message|
|S.492 - Protect the Guard and Reserve under the new retirement system||No|
|S.844 - Help injured reservists get Post-9/11 GI Bill credit||No|
|S.667 - Fix Call Up Orders for Guard and Reserve||No|
|S.422 - Support Blue Water Navy Veterans||Yes|
|S.66 - Support full concurrent receipt for disabled military retirees||No|