Michigan Report for Thursday, June 30, 2016

64th House: Three Candidates, Three Different Paths

One of the hardest to call House primaries in the state this year is taking place in the Jackson area where three strong candidates with three distinctly different profiles are battling it out for the Republican nomination.

Phil Tripp, a car dealership owner in Jackson, certainly has name recognition in the 64th House District thanks to years of television advertising for his business, but is trying to use his lack of a political background to his advantage against John Griffin of Jackson, whose family has a long political history in the area, and Jackson County Commissioner Julie Alexander of Hanover, a dairy farmer.


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