|Junior U.S. Senator from Michigan|
From: January 3, 2015 – present
|Successor||Incumbent (no successor)|
|Former U.S. Representative from Michigan's 14th District|
From: January 3, 2013 – January 3, 2015
|Former U.S. Representative from Michigan's 9th District|
From: January 3, 2009 – January 3, 2013
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Service Years|| 1993 - 2000,|
2001 - 2008
|Rank|| Lieutenant Commander|
|Battles/wars|| Operation Southern Watch|
War on Terror
Gary Charles Peters (born December 1, 1958 (age 61)) is the junior senator from Michigan. He is a member of the Democratic Party and was elected in November 2014 to the United States Senate, having previously served as a U.S. representative from the state's 14th congressional district.
Peters at age 34 volunteered for the U.S. Navy Reserve and served for over ten years at the Selfridge Air National Guard Base.
Peters serves on the Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation; the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs; the Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship; and the Joint Economic Committee.
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