Gary Peters

6:11 am
Thu October 9, 2014

U.S. Senate Debate Negotiations Stall

Two sides say they want to debate
Debate talks broke off Wednesday between former Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land and U.S. Rep. Gary Peters before the Nov. 4 election for an open U.S. Senate seat. The two campaigns were unable to reach an agreement on the format, said WXYZ-TV Editorial Director Chuck Stokes, who had been working to arrange the debate.
1:10 pm
Tue October 7, 2014

National Republican Committee Cuts Planned Advertising Buy for Michigan Senate Race

Officials say more money could be spent later in campaign
The National Republican Senatorial Committee has cut the remaining television it had reserved in Michigan amid signs former Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land (R) is having trouble catching Rep. Gary Peters (D-Mich.). The NRSC's independent expenditure arm has canceled television reservations for the last two weeks of the campaign, pulling more than $850,000 out of the state,
6:34 am
Tue October 7, 2014

Poll Shows Peters with Nine-Point Lead Over Land in Senate Race

Democratic Congressman holds large advantage with women voters and in Southeast Michigan
Democratic U.S. Rep. Gary Peters holds a 9-percentage point lead over Republican Terri Lynn Land in Michigan's hotly contested U.S. Senate race, according a new statewide poll conducted for The Detroit News and WDIV (Channel 4). Peters led Land 44 percent to 35 percent in a survey of 600 likely voters, which had a margin of error of plus-minus 4 percentage points.
Election 2014
7:27 am
Fri October 3, 2014

Peters Has Nine-Point Lead for Senate in New Poll

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Democratic Congressman Gary Peters Has increased his lead over former Republican Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land in the latest poll of the race. 

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6:51 am
Wed September 17, 2014

Land Appoints Negotiator for Senate Debate

Democrat Gary Peters has criticized the Republican Senate candidate for not agreeing to debates
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land has chosen an adviser to negotiate at least one televised debate with Democratic Congressman Gary Peters in a race that may help determine whether Democrats maintain control of the chamber. The former two-time secretary of state said Lansing attorney Richard McLellan.