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  Kansas official rules that Angus, a dog, can't run for governor
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Last EditedRP  Feb 13, 2018 10:11am
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CategoryLegal Ruling
AuthorEmily Tillett
News DateTuesday, February 13, 2018 03:30:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionDelivering a blow to pets everywhere, election officials in Kansas have ruled that Angus, a dog, will not be able to run for governor.

According to local CBS affiliate KWCH12-TV, the Kansas secretary of state's office found that Angus, a dog from Hutchinson, Kansas, is not capable of serving the duties required of the governor's office. Currently, there are no state rules or bylaws that dictate whether or not a dog can run for office. This technicality led Angus' family to formulate a bid for the governor's seat.
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