Sen. Gary Peters in Kalamazoo to highlight domestic violence programs

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – U.S. Senator Gary Peters is highlighting domestic violence in Kalamazoo Tuesday.

Peters will be touring the YWCA of Kalamazoo's domestic violence shelter to learn more about their programs to assist domestic and sexual assault victims.


He is also holding a news conference to discuss his legislation aimed at protecting domestic violence victims and their pets.

Peters introduced the pet and women safety act earlier this year which provides funding to programs that offer shelter and housing assistance for victims with pets.