Douglas Peters

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Douglas Peters
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Maryland State Senate District 23
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$43,500/year
Per diem$143/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First elected2006
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
County Council, Prince George's County
2002-2006
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Maryland, 1985
Master'sUniversity of Baltimore, 1990
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army Reserve
Years of service1990-1991
Personal
BirthdayDecember 28, 1963
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Douglas J.J. Peters is a Democratic member of the Maryland State Senate, representing District 23. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Biography

Peters earned his bachelor's degree in Finance from the University of Maryland and his M.B.A. from the University of Baltimore. He served in the United States Army Reserves.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Peters served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Peters served on these committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Maryland State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maryland State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 24, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 25, 2014. Incumbent Doug Peters defeated David Grogan in the Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election.[1][2]

Maryland State Senate, District 23 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDoug Peters Incumbent 77.1% 11,071
David Grogan 22.9% 3,291
Total Votes 14,362

2010

See also: Maryland State Senate elections, 2010

Peters won re-election to the 23 District seat with 39,260 votes. He was unopposed in the November 2 general election.[3]

Peters defeated Mike Anderson, Darrell Carrington, and Bobby Henry, Jr in the primary on September 14, 2010. Peters was unopposed in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Maryland State Senate, District 23 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Douglas Peters (D) 39,260 100%

2006

On November 7, 2006, Peters ran unopposed for District 23 of the Maryland State Senate.[5]

Peters raised $145,065 for his campaign.[6]

Maryland Senate, District 23
Candidates Votes Percent
Douglas Peters (D) 33,791 99.0%
Write-Ins 353 1.0%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Peters was up for re-election, he raised $30,332 in donations.[7]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Twenty Third District Team Slate $49,200
Patuxent Progressive Leadership Slate $6,000
Seiu 1199 $5,000
Service Employees DC & Maryland State Council 54 $4,000

2006

In 2006 Douglas Peters collected $145,065 in donations.[8]

His four largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Community Coalition Advocacy Slate $75,000
Douglas Peters $35,000
23rd District Team Slate $5,000
Prince Georges County Professional Fire Fighters & Paramedics Local 1619 $4,600

Personal

Peters in married and has six children.[9]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Maryland Senate District 23
2007–present
Succeeded by
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