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U.S. Sen. Gary Peters unveiled a report Tuesday detailing delays by the Trump administration in distributing $175 billion in coronavirus relief funds to hospitals.

After Pelosi said GOP was getting away with the “murder of George Floyd,” Dems respond to questions about it. Sen. Gary Peters when asked about the appropriateness of her comment: “We should focus on the policy issues and make sure that we're correcting the injustice that we see”

"The Trump Administration was slow appropriating the money to begin with, and didn't send it out, and continues to be slow in implementing it," said Sen. Gary Peters, D-Michigan.

Michigan Sen. Gary Peters says Congress is taking bipartisan action in wake of George Floyd’s death

Joe Manchin: “That’s stupid. Okay, that's crazy and anyone that talks about that is nuts.” Two Dems in tough re-election races: “I don't think that's a good idea,” Jones said. “I do not support defunding the police," said Sen. Gary Peters.

Michigan Sen. Gary Peters, the top Democrat on the Senate committee that oversees inspectors general, called the White House's explanation “completely inadequate” and said it "fails to provide any legitimate reason for the removal of an inspector general.''

Now, more than ever, 'the Senate has to stand up for the independence and integrity of these independent agency watchdogs,' said Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich. Democratic leader Chuck Schumer called the WH letter “dismissive” and 'disrespectful.'

Michigan Sen. Gary Peters on Trump’s tweet threatening to withhold funding over absentee ballots: “It’s outrageous...it’s particularly remarkable given the fact that the president has voted by mail...so it’s OK for him apparently, it’s just not OK for everyday Americans.”

Sen. Gary Peters is upset the U.S. Air Force says it's using $13.5 million allocated for cleaning up drinking water contaminants at the former Wurtsmith Air Force Base in Oscoda to do further study, rather than "tangible" cleanup projects in the area.

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Sen. Gary Peters on how coronavirus has impacted employment in Michigan: "We’re seeing about a 550% increase in people coming into the unemployment office."

Sen. Gary Peters on how coronavirus has impacted employment in Michigan: "We’re seeing about a 550% increase in people coming into the unemployment office."

"The central question we have right now is what was this imminent threat that we were faced with? We don’t know." - Sen. Gary Peters on the lack of consultation with Congress on the decision to kill Iran general

Sen. Gary Peters: "Ever since 9/11, most all of the attacks that we've seen in this country have been domestic terror... It's been the insidious ideology of white supremacy that is driving a lot of this."

"I don’t know how Leader McConnell will raise his right hand and take that oath after the statements that he has made." Sen. Gary Peters on McConnell's remarks that he would not be impartial in the Senate's impeachment trial.

"I don’t know how Leader McConnell will raise his right hand and take that oath after the statements that he has made." Sen. Gary Peters on McConnell's remarks that he would not be impartial in the Senate's impeachment trial.

"I don’t know how Leader McConnell will raise his right hand and take that oath after the statements that he has made." Sen. Gary Peters on McConnell's remarks that he would not be impartial in the Senate's impeachment trial.

Sen. Gary Peters: "By the end of the week the Department of Homeland Security will have no secretary, no deputy secretary, no chief financial officer... We are looking at an absence of leadership at the top of the third largest department in our federal government."

Sen. Gary Peters: "By the end of the week the Department of Homeland Security will have no secretary, no deputy secretary, no chief financial officer... We are looking at an absence of leadership at the top of the third largest department in our federal government."

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