Thad McCotter Former McCotter Aides Ordered To Stand Trial By The Associated Press • Oct 23, 2012 Kevin Rosseel / morgueFile A judge has ordered two men who worked for a Detroit-area congressman to stand trial in a campaign scandal. McCotter Testifies in Staffers' Election Fraud Case By Jake Neher • Oct 11, 2012 southerfried / morgueFile Testimony has begun in the case of two staffers of former Congressman Thaddeus McCotter accused of ballot petition fraud. AG Schuette Says McCotter Investigation Cost State $27k By Jake Neher • Sep 14, 2012 The investigation into former Congressman Thad McCotter’s reelection campaign has cost the state $27,0000 Schuette Charges Four McCotter Staffers with Fraud By Michigan Radio: Sarah Cwiek • Aug 9, 2012 Kevin Rosseel / morgueFile The Michigan Attorney General has charged four people with conspiring to commit election fraud. It Looks Like a Primary in The 11th Congressional District By Rick Pluta • Jul 12, 2012 Taxpayers might be able dodge the $650,000 cost of a special primary to fill the vacancy left by the resignation of Congressman Thad McCotter. But only if the election is cancelled due to a lack of candidates. McCotter Officially Removed from Ballot, AG Takes Over By Rick Pluta • Jun 6, 2012 Courtesy photo Republican Congressman Thad McCotter has been officially removed from the August primary ballot by a state elections board.