McCotter 3rd in New Hampshire Presidential Straw Poll

New Castle, NH – GOP Presidential candidate Thaddeus McCotter finished third place in a New Hampshire presidential straw poll. Hundreds attended the New Hampshire Young Republicans Lobster Bake and Straw Poll Saturday at Great Island Common in New Castle. Tying with Governor Rick Perry, McCotter, who congratulated his colleague Ron Paul on winning, finished within a handful votes of Mitt Romney. “I thank the New Hampshire Young Republicans for hosting this event, and for all they do for our country and our party. This strong showing in their straw poll shows our young grass roots campaign continues to steadily build momentum with the only people who matter – the voters.”

Thaddeus McCotter is the U.S. Representative for Michigan’s 11th district and a Republican candidate for President. More information is available at and