Rep Thaddeus McCotter stands next to his wife Rita as he formally announces his bid for the 2012 U.S. presidential race in Michigan

 
Rep Thaddeus McCotter stands next to his wife Rita as he formally announces his bid for the 2012 U.S. presidential race in Michigan
Rep Thaddeus McCotter (R-Mich) stands next to his wife Rita as he formally announces his bid for the 2012 U.S. presidential race at a 'Freedom Festival' in Whitmore Lake, Michigan July 2, 2011. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS)