Rep. Thaddeus McCotter of Michigan is resigning from Congress.
Read his statement announcing his immediate resignation.
For Immediate Release
July 6, 2012
McCotter: "Strike Another Match, Go Start Anew"
Cites the totality of this past 'nightmarish' month and a half's effect on his family
LIVONIA, MI - Today, U.S. Representative Thaddeus McCotter made the following statement:
"Today I have resigned from the office of United States Representative for Michigan's 11th Congressional District.
After nearly 26 years in elected office, this past nightmarish month and a half have, for the first time, severed the necessary harmony between the needs of my constituency and of my family. As this harmony is required to serve, its absence requires I leave.
The recent event's totality of calumnies, indignities and
... [via Freedom Eden]