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RCNMC Announces Results of Presidential Straw Poll

MACOMB TOWNSHIP, MI – The Republican Committee of Northern Macomb County (RCNMC) held a Presidential Straw Poll at their 2011 Reagan Leadership Dinner fundraiser on Tuesday, August 30, 2011. The event was attended by 500 Republicans from the northern Macomb County area and surrounding communities.

The following are the results of the straw poll:

  • Rick Perry41.9% Rick Perry
  • 26.4% Mitt Romney
  • 9.4% Ron Paul
  • 9.1% Michele Bachmann
  • 3.4% Thaddeus McCotter
  • 2.6% Rick Santorum
  • 2.3% Newt Gingrich
  • 1.5% Herman Cain
  • 0.4% Gary Johnson
  • 0.0% Jon Huntsman
  • 3.0% Other

“This is a clear read on what candidates the North Macomb area is gravitating toward to elect a candidate who will beat Barack Obama in 2012,” said RCNMC Chairman Rob Montilla.

The RCNMC is a political action committee focused on building, organizing and energizing a strong Republican Party in northern Macomb County. The organization’s goal is to elect Republicans at all levels of the government with emphasis of effort given at the local level.

To find out more about the RCNMC, please visit www.rcnmc.com or contact Rob Montilla at rob@rcnmc.com.


2011 Reagan Leadership Dinner Photos (Batch 2)

2011 Reagan Leadership Dinner Photos (Batch 1)

A Special Fundraiser for State Senator Jack Brandenburg

Jack BrandenburgDate:
Wednesday, August 31, 2011, 6 p.m.-8 p.m.

Mac & Ray’s Banquet & Conference Center
30675 North River Road, Harrison Twp., MI 48045

Contact: (586) 465-7144


Event Information

Please join us for a special fundraiser
State Senator Jack Brandenburg
State Senate Majority Whip
Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee

Special Guests
Candice Miller
Member of Congress
Randy Richardville
State Senate Majority Leader

Wednesday, August 31st
6 pm – 8 pm

Mac & Rays Banquet & Conference Center
30675 North River Road
Harrison Twp., MI 48045

Tickets: $100 per person; $150 per couple

Premium Hors d’oeuvres and Cocktails

Please RSVP by August 24, 2011

If you are unable to attend and would like to make a contribution, please make check payable to CTE Jack Brandenburg.
No corporate checks please.

Paid for by the CTE Jack Brandenburg
25 Eldredge, Mt. Clemens, Michigan 48043
For more information, please call 586-465-7144

Ronald Reagan Tribute Video

Below is the video shown at the RCNMC’s 2011 Reagan Leadership Dinner.

Macomb Township Republican Caucus August Meeting

Monday, August 29, 2011 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Aspen Restaurant and Bar
20333 Hall Road, Macomb, MI 48044

Contact: John Wolfsberger at (256) 603-3462.

Event Information:

Come join the Macomb Township Republican Caucus as we work to build a strong grassroots organization for GOP victory in 2012.

The Macomb Township Republican Caucus is an affiliate of the Republican Committee of Northern Macomb County.

Sterling Heights/Utica Republicans (SHUR) August Meeting

Wednesday, August 24, 2011, 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Nick’s 22nd Street Steakhouse
48900 Van Dyke Ave
Shelby Twp, MI 48317

Food and non alcoholic beverages will be served.

Contact: Philis DeSaele at (586) 254-1284 or

Event Information:

Due to the scheduling of a meeting in Lansing, State Representative Pete Lund will not be able to attend our Aug. Meeting.  He has been rescheduled for the Sept. meeting.  Watch for the date and time.

On August 24th we are honored to be hosting Ron Babin, who is the Vice President of the Michigan FairTax Association.  He will be providing us with information regarding this topic.

For more information or to RSVP please contact Philis 254-1284 or desaele@wideopenwest.com

Click here for a flyer for the event.

For more information regarding the MI FairTax please go to www.mifairtax.org

International Bridge Crossing Townhall Meeting

Tuesday, August 23, 2011 7 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

American Polish Cultural Center
2975 Maple Rd.
Troy, MI 48083
(on the corner of Dequindre & 15 Mile Rd)

Contact: Brian Koss at thekossnetwork@gmail.com

Event Information:

Featured Speaker(s):
Matthew Mouron of the Ambassador Bridge Company
Former Michigan Senate Majority Leader Mike Bishop
State Representative Chuck Moss
Former state representative and candidate for US Congress Rocky Raczkowski

Invite your friends, family and neighbors to listen to the opposing side of the proposed government bridge project. Admission is FREE and refreshments and light deserts will be provided.

Help Support Republicans at the Armada Fair

Armada FairDate:
Monday, August 15, 2011 to Sunday, August 21. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. each day.

Armada Fairgrounds
Armada, MI

Contact: Joe Biondo at (586) 243-0403.

Event Information:

Come volunteer at the Armada Fair to show how Republicans support local events. Volunteers are needed to assist in staffing a Macomb County Republican sponsored booth in order to hand out information to the public.

The booth will be manned from 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Monday, August 15-Sunday, August 21. Any volunteer willing to help is asked to fill shifts of either two hours or four hours. If you can help or have any questions, please contact Joe Biondo at 586-243-0403.

For full event information, click here to go to the Armada Fair website.

Rep. Andrea LaFontaine Evening Reception

State Representative Andrea LaFontaineDate:
Thursday, August 11, 2011, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Wintergarden Tavern East
46777 Gratiot Avenue,
Chesterfield, MI 48051

Contact: (586) 651-4427 or

Event Information:

You are cordially invited

Rep. Andrea LaFontaine Evening Reception
Thursday August 11, 2011
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

With Special Guest:
Michigan Speaker of the House Jase Bolger

Wintergarden Tavern East
46777 Gratiot Avenue,
Chesterfield, MI 48051

Cost: $30 individual, $50 couple
$250 sponsorship

Please RSVP to (586) 651-4427 or

Make checks payable to:
Citizens for Andrea LaFontaine
No corporate contributions, please

Visit www.votelafontaine.com for more information