McCotter, a longshot 2012 presidential candidate, was forced into retirement last year after his ballot petitions were found to be littered with problems.
Rep. Thaddeus McCotter (R-Mich.) will enter the 2012 White House race on Saturday, becoming the third sitting House member this year to seek the GOP’s presidential nomination.
Terri Lynn Land is currently the GOP frontrunner, but Small presents a potentially interesting alternative who the national GOP is taking seriously.
(Charles Dharapak / AP)
Rep. Thaddeus McCotter (R-Mich.) is dropping out of the presidential race and endorsing former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney.