Served in Iraq and was honorably discharged in August 2006 as a war veteran. Bert began working for Home Instead Senior Care in Oakland County, assisting seniors who desired to stay at home instead of moving to an assisted or independent living community. He continues to serve as Associate Pastor for Evangel Ministries International. 
Copple is to challenging Rep. Sander Levin (D-Mich.) in the 2008 congressional elections.
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