Are you the sort of dog lover who feels the need to spend $350 on a stamped silver collar for your precious poochiekins? Don’t worry: Thaddeus McCotter has got you covered. The Michigan Republican is using his seat in the U.S. Congress to push the HAPPY Act, a bill making up to $3,500 a year in pet spending tax deductible.
Are you a lesbian woman or gay man who would like to declare a life-long commitment to your partner in a ceremony of marriage? Thad McCotter is standing in your way, more than once voting to prohibit same-sex marriage.
Tax-free luxury collars for canines. Marriage prohibited for couples. Pooches over people.