Dog and Goat Compete to Be Honorary Mayor of Vermont Town

In the town of Fair Haven, Vermont, it's much more of a petting zoo election than jungle primary.

  • Published 28 January 2020

FAIR HAVEN, Vt, (AP) — It’s Lincoln the goat versus Sammy the dog in the race for honorary mayor of one Vermont town. The Nubian goat had won the post in Fair Haven, Vermont, last year after the town manager came up with the pet mayor election to raise money to rehabilitate a community playground and to get kids civically involved. “In Fair Haven, just like everywhere else, voter participation is not always as high… Read at AP News