ICYMI: Gary Peters Proposes ‘Heroes Fund’ To Provide Michigan Essential Workers With Hazard Pay

ICYMI: Gary Peters Proposes ‘Heroes Fund’ To Provide Michigan Essential Workers With Hazard Pay

Earlier this week, U.S. Senator Gary Peters proposed the ‘Heroes Fund’ plan, which would ensure that essential workers receive hazard pay through the end of the year. The proposal includes …

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Unprepared Trump Ignored January Warnings On COVID-19 Crisis

Unprepared Trump Ignored January Warnings On COVID-19 Crisis

LANSING– A new report highlights how Donald Trump ignored early warnings about COVID-19 from a top advisor that began as early as January. Following the warnings, which stated the virus could “imperil the …

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ICYMI: Gary Peters Fighting To Ensure Veterans, SSI Beneficiaries, and Michigan Families Receive Needed Support

ICYMI: Gary Peters Fighting To Ensure Veterans, SSI Beneficiaries, and Michigan Families Receive Needed Support

Last week, Senator Gary Peters urged the Trump Administration to reverse course and allow veterans and recipients of the Supplemental Security Income program to receive automatic stimulus checks, giving them …

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ICYMI: Gary Peters on How Bipartisan Coronavirus Relief Package Will Help Michiganders

ICYMI: Gary Peters on How Bipartisan Coronavirus Relief Package Will Help Michiganders

In case you missed it, Senator Gary Peters penned an op-ed in the Detroit News on his work to put Michigan families first in responding to the Coronavirus crisis. In the Coronavirus, Aid, …

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ICYMI: Trump “Wasted” Months Preparing for COVID-19

ICYMI: Trump “Wasted” Months Preparing for COVID-19

LANSING– A new report from the Associated Press highlights how Trump was caught unprepared for COVID-19, wasting months with his erratic and chaotic leadership. The administration waited until mid-March to …

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Trump’s Failed COVID-19 Response: While Michigan Suffers Ventilator Shortages, Trump Fails to Order Ventilators from GM

Trump’s Failed COVID-19 Response: While Michigan Suffers Ventilator Shortages, Trump Fails to Order Ventilators from GM

LANSING– As Michigan faces a dire ventilator shortage and Trump refuses to fulfill requests for the critical medical device, a new report highlights the latest failure in his erratic COVID-19 response. Despite having …

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MDP Friday Round-Up: Gary Peters Puts Michigan’s Working Families First in Coronavirus Crisis Response

MDP Friday Round-Up: Gary Peters Puts Michigan’s Working Families First in Coronavirus Crisis Response

This week, Senator Gary Peters stood up for Michigan families to ensure they’re receiving the relief they need during the ongoing economic and public health crisis. While more work still …

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MDP Chair Lavora Barnes Calls on Donald Trump to Reopen ACA Exchanges After Millions Left Unemployed

MDP Chair Lavora Barnes Calls on Donald Trump to Reopen ACA Exchanges After Millions Left Unemployed

LANSING- The Michigan Democratic Party released the following statement on behalf of Chair Lavora Barnes calling on Donald Trump to reopen the ACA marketplace after over 400,000 Michiganders and almost 10 …

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ICYMI: Gary Peters Locks in Accountability Measures to Ensure Coronavirus Relief Helps Michigan Workers

ICYMI: Gary Peters Locks in Accountability Measures to Ensure Coronavirus Relief Helps Michigan Workers

In case you missed it, Senator Gary Peters secured key accountability measures in the bipartisan Coronavirus, Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act which was signed into law last week, …

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MDP Chair Lavora Barnes, Congressman Andy Levin Slam Trump’s Erratic COVID-19 Response

MDP Chair Lavora Barnes, Congressman Andy Levin Slam Trump’s Erratic COVID-19 Response

LANSING– Today, Michigan Democratic Party Chair Lavora Barnes and Congressman Andy Levin slammed Donald Trump’s slow, ineffective response to COVID-1 that has put thousands of Michigan health care workers and patients …

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ICYMI: Gary Peters Working to Meet PPE Needs for Michigan Hospitals

ICYMI: Gary Peters Working to Meet PPE Needs for Michigan Hospitals

As Coronavirus cases continue to drastically increase in Michigan and hospitals are faced with medical equipment shortages, Senator Gary Peters has been fighting to ensure health care providers have the …

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Michigan Joins State Democratic Party Chairs in Signing Letter Urging Protection of U.S. Elections from COVID-19

Michigan Joins State Democratic Party Chairs in Signing Letter Urging Protection of U.S. Elections from COVID-19

LANSING —Today, Michigan Democratic Party Chair Lavora Barnes, joined 50 other State Democratic Party Chairs from across the United States, the Territories, and Democrats Abroad in  releasing a letter urging …

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