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U.S. Senator proudly representing the state of Michigan.

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During my motorcycle tour I was able to stop by the UAW retiree meeting in Traverse City. These folks have seen fir… https://t.co/npmT8k6tIb
8/20
2019
In order to compete globally, we need a national manufacturing agenda that can make sure companies like EMP in Esca… https://t.co/6C3CD9bmvSLast year I asked Mark Zuckerberg if @facebook uses audio to enrich the personal data of its users. His emphatic a… https://t.co/2IHZ0ckhz1
8/19
2019
The conversations I have on my motorcycle tour help guide my top priorities in Washington: from protecting the Grea… https://t.co/k65SS2DEpA
8/18
2019
When I questioned Mark Zuckerberg last year, he mentioned nothing about taking user audio and having them transcrib… https://t.co/Z8RFXSRrUFThank you, @SenGaryPeters for stopping by today! We appreciate your support! #GRR https://t.co/IKiKtpLjLt
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8/17
2019
Five days → over 1200 miles 🏍 Last week on my 4th annual Motorcycle Tour, I heard from Michiganders about some of… https://t.co/AZDaXkijadEarlier this month I urged the @USDA to help Michigan farmers facing a difficult crop season because of extreme wea… https://t.co/o7HTCr9edc
8/16
2019
Today I sent a letter to Mark Zuckerberg demanding answers on what @Facebook does with user audio—and why they are… https://t.co/2jhSRRCFG3Thinking of the brave law enforcement officials injured in Philadelphia last night. I’m grateful for all our police… https://t.co/g5v4J00cL5
8/15
2019
Here’s my full exchange with Mr. Zuckerberg back in April 2018 ↓ https://t.co/kgosqVSC3EWhen I told Mark Zuckerberg last year that people were concerned @Facebook listens to & uses private audio conversa… https://t.co/NRR3eiJcTOIf I’m going from point A to point B, might as well do that on a motorcycle. I enjoyed riding last week to hear fr… https://t.co/RnygDVADlz
8/14
2019
As Ranking Member of @HSGAC, I’m focused on ensuring our ports of entry have the staff needed to keep commerce flow… https://t.co/YP2DYxKBJWWe need a coordinated strategy to continue being a global manufacturing leader. I visited Engineered Machined Prod… https://t.co/UQMF2oG0Hv
8/13
2019
Proud to welcome @SenGaryPeters to the next generation of skilled trades training in Negaunee! https://t.co/vscAJ3LBTo
Retweeted by Senator Gary PetersThis study reinforces just how serious a threat Asian carp is to the Great Lakes. I'll keep fighting to ensure we… https://t.co/C2ZtHeGlCm
8/12
2019
Eid Mubarak! Wishing a wonderful #EidAlAdha to every family celebrating in Michigan and across the country.
8/11
2019
Election security is national security. @SenGaryPeters has pressed voting machine vendors to harden their systems… https://t.co/Pq4PUBsGcq
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8/10
2019
And that’s a wrap! 🏍 This year’s motorcycle tour was a great success. Thanks to the riders who joined me along the… https://t.co/Lq1I36iTRuEnjoyed meeting with servicemembers at the MI National Guard’s Grand Ledge Armory. As a former Lt. Commander in t… https://t.co/ysrxatquE7Kicking off day 5 of my motorcycle tour, I stopped by @FlyGRFord to get a firsthand look at the important work @CBPhttps://t.co/75Yxr7SkXwMet up with more riders along the way. On to Grand Rapids on my motorcycle tour! 🏍 https://t.co/crylK3H3zUStarting off the final day of my annual motorcycle tour in Big Rapids! https://t.co/7ow9kdsGI5It was amazing to see the transformation of the Boardman River. Proud to help secure Great Lakes funding that makes… https://t.co/H9luQoSxbP🏍 ➡️ 🛶 Today on my motorcycle tour I kayaked the brand new Boardman River Watershed—a project made possible in par… https://t.co/J5XCCjJsuE
8/9
2019
I hope my next meeting on my annual motorcycle tour understands why I’m a couple minutes late. https://t.co/rsM0BvmSF9I had never taken my bike on M-119 (the Tunnel of Trees) before. What a great way to see one of the most scenic roa… https://t.co/LctK4YLXX4Can’t leave the UP without stopping for a pastie! https://t.co/NkFTWokna0I had a chance to talk about my bipartisan legislation that supports healthy aging and age-friendly communities.As increasingly larger generations of Michiganders enter into the later stages of adulthood and retirement, we need… https://t.co/ZIiUvnyklAEnjoyed stopping by the Ishpeming Senior Citizens Center on my motorcycle tour. We need to work together to promote… https://t.co/dq6J1RFxQZ
8/8
2019
I’ve been passionate about motorcycles since I was a kid—there’s no better way to see Michigan’s scenery and meet w… https://t.co/ntYrtwgfKTThis #PurpleHeartDay -- and every day -- we thank and honor all our Purple Heart recipients we are forever indebted… https://t.co/zGVkO8e7pGStarted day 3 of my motorcycle tour checking out what will become the new state-of-the-art Carpenters and Millwrigh… https://t.co/teOvS0lCDCGlad I could see the Escanaba @Robomos team today at EMP during my motorcycle tour. It was inspiring to see the tec… https://t.co/ar0U0pIKCF
8/7
2019
That’s why I’ve proposed creating a National Institute of Manufacturing to unite federal efforts under one roof and… https://t.co/8QvLzgLdqfWe need a national manufacturing strategy that can make sure companies like EMP can focus on what they do best: making things.Great visit to EMP in Escanaba as part of my annual motorcycle tour. https://t.co/HFD044GXmXEver crossed the Mackinac Bridge on a motorcycle? Check out my view as I rode across as part of my annual motorcycl… https://t.co/EziMWmPCRKDay 2 of my Motorcycle Tour & we made it Mackinac Bridge. About to cross into the UP! https://t.co/K9bwQbqNvFKicked off my annual motorcycle tour yesterday! Follow along @SenGaryPeters for updates 🏍 https://t.co/ljhcS8f7QdStarted off the morning with friends in Gaylord. Thanks for joining us for the next leg of my motorcycle tour acros… https://t.co/Y91O5EJr7n
8/6
2019
No better way to get from point A to point B. https://t.co/qhFJ7mkHbIMy bipartisan bill would expand opportunities for veterans to register for apprenticeships. There are more than 1,0… https://t.co/wNYk1HONPJGreat discussion at @MottCollege about importance of skills training and apprenticeship programs to ensure people—i… https://t.co/FpSIYCfRjJThank you to everyone for coming out to Farmington Hills to help launch my annual Motorcycle Tour! Looking forward… https://t.co/Bku0jLclna
8/5
2019
Senate Republicans and Majority Leader McConnell must allow a vote on this important legislation as a first step.I’ve cosponsored a bill to expand background checks, and the House passed similar legislation earlier this year.Nearly 90 percent of Americans support comprehensive background checks.More than 36,000 Americans die every year from gun violence. While there is no single solution, there are commonsen… https://t.co/ZC0M0q03WlIn the wake of the horrific tragedies in El Paso and Dayton, it’s important to remember gun violence impacts Americans each and every day.Heartbreaking news out of El Paso. We mourn the loss of those killed in the tragic shooting and pray for a speedy r… https://t.co/Vib4Bp4WTu
8/4
2019
I always appreciated L. Brooks Patterson’s commitment to Oakland County and passion for public service. Colleen and… https://t.co/nwlPHNdJVV
8/3
2019
Thank you, @SenGaryPeters, for lifting up this initiative at the #NAACPConvention and your continued fight for econ… https://t.co/8YIFCqnjzM
Retweeted by Senator Gary PetersFirefighters are exposed to high levels of PFAS chemicals in the line of duty. My Protecting Firefighters from Ad… https://t.co/QW1PZJKEzuYou deserve to be paid for a hard day’s work. Ranking Member @SenGaryPeters is investigating wage theft practices t… https://t.co/wTWzfREy9K
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8/2
2019
Asthma Diabetes Alzheimer’s Arthritis Muscular dystrophy Cancer Cerebral palsy Parkinson’s COPD Epilepsy Sleep apne… https://t.co/nspsqFVk5nOur Northern and Southern borders are short-staffed, and it could be putting our national security at risk. Rankin… https://t.co/kKqvKCxjg5
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8/1
2019
I’m glad that Secretary of Defense Mark Esper committed to implement my bipartisan Fairness for Veterans Act, which… https://t.co/syQaXO3HWoRanking Member @SenGaryPeters discussed why we need to hire more @CBP ag inspectors to secure our nation’s borders… https://t.co/IbIH9OjCZD
Retweeted by Senator Gary PetersI’m thrilled to announce my 4th annual motorcycle tour across Michigan. I’ll travel to communities big and small ar… https://t.co/nr4qxzuPe9
7/31
2019
Election security is national security. Ranking Member @SenGaryPeters is securing elections by: ✅Requiring verifi… https://t.co/4ATqyUzuST
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7/30
2019
On this day in 1958, @NASA was created. As we continue to explore our universe, I’ve been able to work on a number… https://t.co/fpBVNmlr7jThis is not a partisan issue—it’s about our national security. We need to secure our elections. https://t.co/NfgJyWmsBq
7/29
2019
2 years ago we were a single vote away from millions of Americans and Michiganders losing protections for pre-exist… https://t.co/Nsd4RB4Z7C
7/28
2019
I’m getting my bike tuned up before my annual motorcycle tour across the state! Looking forward to talking importan… https://t.co/fR4qnzC11mDeepfakes are a threat to our national security, with bad actors using them to spread false information and trick t… https://t.co/MdX2gxFu7q
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7/27
2019
Michiganders shouldn't have to choose between paying for their medication or other basic living expenses. Glad my… https://t.co/XzPYwtInA6Sandy Baruah is an outstanding leader who brings together the Detroit community. Colleen and I are thinking of Sand… https://t.co/w9BNabcY9JWhile prescription opioid overdoses decline, fentanyl continues to devastate communities across the country. The… https://t.co/MBv4a7Z7c1
Retweeted by Senator Gary PetersToday Ford, Honda, Volkwagen and BMW reached an agreement with the California Air Resources Board on fuel economy a… https://t.co/murFhrPLir
7/26
2019
Over 784 million robocalls have been placed to Michiganders so far in 2019—many of which use fake numbers to trick… https://t.co/5pspNbsJAtUnconscionable that @BetsyDeVosED is siding with for-profit colleges over the people who have been defrauded by the… https://t.co/Jy9VNBvdNm318 years old and still continuing to move the world forward. Happy birthday to the Motor City! https://t.co/fCkr9sPxoz
7/25
2019
Read my statement on Special Counsel Mueller’s testimony today. https://t.co/clvHfPADLjPFAS contamination has upended the lives of Michiganders across our state. In Oscoda, I heard firsthand about famil… https://t.co/HoIRs8cGLUGlad the @DeptofDefense is forming a PFAS Task Force. I spoke directly to Secretary Esper about the importance of t… https://t.co/XdCsCjNQ4e
7/24
2019
Great to meet up with my fellow former Boy Scouts in the Senate. Unfortunately the @USCapitol wouldn’t let us build… https://t.co/FbwDV6ZA0fI'm proud the Senate has finally passed legislation to permanently reauthorize the September 11th Victim Compensati… https://t.co/tcmiqVNlrIThis grant bolsters Sault Tribe and regional labor for upcoming developments, such as the $20.7 million I helped se… https://t.co/hfQs1ZbSz8
7/23
2019
Michigan resident Al Morrison served in the Air Force during the Vietnam War Era. In the latest installment of On t… https://t.co/wRfDapx1jVIt was an honor to speak at the @NAACP Annual Convention in Detroit this morning. We’re facing an Administration… https://t.co/1TMYHErvmhProud that Michiganders turned out in force to pay their respects to Vietnam Veteran Wayne Lee Wilson and honor his… https://t.co/59x5cjINky
7/22
2019
We live in an increasingly interconnected world & it's critical our workforce has the skills to prevent & combat cy… https://t.co/MlEj3bcpaX
7/21
2019
50 years ago we accomplished the impossible. #Apollo50th https://t.co/9bnJszcWVE
7/20
2019
There is no reason why the Senate shouldn’t have passed this this week. To continue to hold up funding for 9/11 vic… https://t.co/wu0tgG8if4I just took this video of the International @Space_Station flying over the projection of the Saturn 5 on the Washin… https://t.co/62TFHJfCHEI’ll always remember watching Apollo 11 land on the moon. With the #Apollo50th anniversary approaching & as more an… https://t.co/HKhjzcSh2J
7/19
2019
Ranking Member @SenGaryPeters is dedicated to saving taxpayers billions of dollars by helping prevent fraud & waste… https://t.co/rwb8cFt2hH
Retweeted by Senator Gary Peters🚀I’m over the moon🌕 Today the Senate passed my One Small Step Act that protects our heritage on the moon as the ne… https://t.co/h4ueF84rWbIn honor of #Apollo50, I’m speaking on the Senate floor about my bipartisan One Small Step to Protect Human Heritag… https://t.co/SKoXjzoRBZ
7/18
2019
Ranking Member @SenGaryPeters' bipartisan bill will help save billions of taxpayer dollars by preventing federal ag… https://t.co/xO3MPKwhUq
Retweeted by Senator Gary PetersRanking Member @SenGaryPeters pressed the @uscensusbureau Director on their work to ensure even hard to count commu… https://t.co/3uXHfRkv1f
Retweeted by Senator Gary PetersMy bill will help ensure we have enough Agricultural Inspectors at our borders to secure America’s domestic food su… https://t.co/6c8JsvyihyOur manufacturers constantly talk about the challenge of closing the skills gap. My proposed National Institute of… https://t.co/SoMNfd7voT
7/17
2019
Michiganders have always built the vehicles that helped define the auto industry. I'm glad my Vehicle Innovation Ac… https://t.co/bqwA1TskHVToday at the confirmation hearing of Secretary of Defense Nominee Mark Esper, I asked whether he would be willing t… https://t.co/L1PB5yIHi2In the latest installment of On the Job for Michigan, West Bloomfield resident Al shares his story on receiving his… https://t.co/6UcXMVm8II50 years ago today, Apollo 11 began its historic journey to the moon.🌒 As we commemorate this anniversary, I hope… https://t.co/jjMuoYTpqH
7/16
2019

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