Race for the 97th

The Race for the 97th- Should Money Make the Difference?

The Race for the 97th Enters the Final Phase by Dr. Robert Townsend The primaries are over and the race for the 97th is now a matter of two candidates and the general election.  Coming off a resounding victory in the primary, I wanted to set the tone for the remainder of the campaign.  The[…]

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Dr. Robert Townsend- Pro Gun Democrat

Dr. Robert Townsend Receives A Positive Rating from the NRA Both Robert Townsend and his Republican Opponent received the same B- Rating for the NRA in the Primaries.  Unlike his opponent, who worked behind the scenes to become the candidate the NRA wanted in exchange for an endorsement, Dr. Townsend has stood by his principles[…]

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Why does My No Fault COST SO MUCH???

Michigan Amongst Highest Cost for No Fault- Why? Michigan leads the nation in No Fault Insurance Premiums.  The national average is $1325 per year, Michigan comes in at $2738 and our nearest competitor for the ‘most expensive’ title is Montana at nearly $500 a year less.  We extensively researched this issue and I spoke with[…]

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Gun Ownership is Part of America

We have a Second Amendment Right to Responsibly Own Guns I grew up with guns.  They were tools to me.  Like many in the 97th District we hunted in my family- mostly pheasant, deer and later dove when I lived down South.  My personal interest is long distance shooting.  I’m a member of the NRA,[…]