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Rep. Thaddeus G. McCotter, Michigan Republican, riffs on his star-spangled Fender Telecaster guitar, much to the delight of supporters, shortly after announcing his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination at WAAM radio's Fourth of July weekend Freedom Fest in Whitmore Lake, Mich., on Saturday. (Associated Press)

Rep. Thaddeus G. McCotter, Michigan Republican, riffs on his star-spangled Fender Telecaster guitar, much to the delight of supporters, shortly after announcing his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination at WAAM radio's Fourth of July weekend Freedom Fest in Whitmore Lake, Mich., on Saturday. (Associated Press)

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