Peters, who was elected in November, was the commencement speaker Saturday at the small college in central Michigan. He graduated from Alma from 1980, and his father also graduated from the school in 1938.
“Canada’s proposed nuclear waste dump on the shores of Lake Huron puts our Great Lakes at risk of radioactive contamination…”
Sen. Peters Introduces Bi-Partisan Bill To Give Small Businesses Tax Credits For Employing Military Reservists
A bill introduced today by U.S. Sen. Gary Peters would give a tax credit for small businesses that provide differential pay to military reservists and National Guard members called to serve in active duty.
A virtual who’s who among Metro Detroit’s power brokers join host Carol Cain and the rest of the “Michigan Matters” crew as they crisscross Cobo Center this week at the North American International Auto Show.
Michigan has its first new U.S. senator in 14 years.
Levin, 80, was chairman of the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee and was named by “Time Magazine” as one of the nation’s best Senators in 2006.
A Democrat is retaining the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Democrat Carl Levin.
About 6,000 people cheered Obama, as he rallied for Schauer and Senate candidate Gary Peters. Obama said that the economy is good-shape, but could be better.
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land and Democratic challenger Cong. Gary Peters took to the “Michigan Matters” set and talked about issues impacting Michigan and what it will take to win on Nov. 4.
President Barack Obama will campaign in Detroit on Saturday for U.S. Senate candidate Gary Peters and gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer.