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Gary Peters

Party
Democrat
Office Held:
US House, MI
Office Sought:
US House, MI
State Candidancy or Office Held:
See also: State profile for Gary Peters
State Candidancy or Office Held:
See also: State profile for Gary Peters
State Candidancy or Office Held:
See also: State profile for Gary Peters

Gary Peters (born December 1, 1958) is the U.S. Representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district, serving since 2009. He is a member of the Democratic Party.

Source: Wikipedia

Campaign Finance

$3,249,396 Received
Information

Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:

  • contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
  • only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
  • contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
  • corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
  • organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.

For more information, please see our campaign finance methodology page. Lobbyist bundling data is described on our lobbyist bundling methodology page.

Latest FEC Data

covers through candidate's December 31, 2010 filing. independent expenditures updated daily.
  • Summary

    overview of how much the candidate raised and spent, and who contributed it
    Total Raised:
    $3,249,396 #24 of 713 House candidates
    Total Spent:
    $3,237,452 #30 of 713 House candidates
    Cash on Hand:
    $92,720 #256 of 713 House candidates
  • Contributions Over Time

    reflects only contributions over $200, as smaller contributions are not individually reported. For some candidates a significant portion of their fundraising may not be captured by this chart.
  • Independent Expenditures

    outside groups that spent money supporting or opposing the candidate
    Committee Name Support/Oppose Total Spending
    Republican Party of Michigan
    Oppose
    $2,282,527
    Americans for Tax Reform
    Oppose
    $523,284
    Humane Society of the US
    Support
    $148,745
    Americans For Limited Government
    Oppose
    $26,268
    National Nurses United For Patient Protection
    Support
    $18,640
    National Nurses United
    Support
    $18,640
    Family Research Council
    Oppose
    $2,576
    Patriots Fund
    Oppose
    $1,526
    Revere America
    Oppose
    $1,251
    NARAL Pro-Choice America
    Support
    $155
note: data comes from latest FEC filings and has not been cleaned or standardized. See section below for standardized data.

Donor Information

covers roughly through Q4 2013. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
  • Top Industries

    OpenSecrets.org and FollowTheMoney.org classify contribution data into about 100 industries.
    88% of the total amount raised came from an identifiable industry.
  • In State vs. Out of State

    contributions from individuals, in dollars
  • Top Contributors

    PAC Color Block
    Organizations' PAC(s)
    Employee Color Block
    Associated Individuals
    Includes contributions from an organization’s employees, their family members and its political action committee.
  • Recent and upcoming fundraisers

    Full invitations can be viewed at Party Time
    Date Event
    July 30, 2014
    Venue:
    Luncheon at Johnny's Half Shell
    July 18, 2014
    Venue:
    Grassroots Fundraiser at MGM Grand Detroit
    June 18, 2014
    Venue:
    Reception at Diageo Townhouse
    June 11, 2014
    Venue:
    Breakfast Reception at UPS Townhouse
    Hosted by:
    Pete Lawson, Chris Long, NewDemPAC, Lori Denham, Cindy Brown, Heather McHugh, Erik Olson
    June 10, 2014
    Venue:
    Luncheon at Hotel George
    Hosted by:
    Jim Free, Andy Barbour
View all campaign finance data for Gary Peters Sources: OpenSecrets.org Party Time

Earmarks

$12,319,800 Allocated
Information

Figures are based on both committee earmark disclosures and on analysis of appropriations bill text. Table shows top 10 earmarks, ordered by dollar amount in the final version of the bill. Earmarks from the president's budget proposal are not included.

For more information, see our Earmark Methodology page.

View all earmarks data for Gary Peters Sources: OpenSecrets.org