Les Townsend

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Les Townsend
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Former candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives, District 22
PartyU.S. Taxpayers Party
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
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Les Townsend was a 2014 U.S. Taxpayers Party candidate for District 22 of the Michigan House of Representatives.[1][2]

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Michigan House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 22, 2014. John Chirkun defeated Gary McMenamin in the Democratic primary. Jeff Bonnell defeated Art Blundell in the Republican primary. Les Townsend ran as a U.S. Taxpayers Party candidate. Chirkun defeated Bonnell and Townsend in the general election.[3][4][1][2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 22 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Chirkun 64% 13,461
     Republican Jeff Bonnell 31.9% 6,704
     U.S. Taxpayers Les Townsend 4.2% 882
Total Votes 21,047
Michigan House of Representatives, District 22 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Chirkun 70% 3,009
Gary McMenamin 30% 1,289
Total Votes 4,298
Michigan House of Representatives, District 22 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Bonnell 56.1% 1,222
Art Blundell 43.9% 958
Total Votes 2,180

2012

See also: Michigan's 9th Congressional District elections, 2012

Townsend was a 2012 US Taxpayers Party candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 9th Congressional District of Michigan.Townsend was defeated by incumbent Sander Levin.[5] Townsend ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Michigan's 9th District. Townsend ran as a US Taxpayers Party candidate. He faced Don Volaric (R), Jim Fulner (L), Julia Williams (G), and Democratic incumbent Sandy Levin in the general election on November 6, 2012.[6]

U.S. House, Michigan District 9 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSander Levin Incumbent 61.9% 208,846
     Republican Don Volaric 34% 114,760
     Libertarian Jim Fulner 1.8% 6,100
     Green Julia Williams 1.4% 4,708
     UST Les Townsend 0.9% 2,902
Total Votes 337,316
Source: Michigan Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

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