Massachusetts dog launches presidential campaign |

Massachusetts dog launches presidential campaign

Updated: October 21, 2020 12:33 PM
Created: October 21, 2020 12:32 PM

(WJAR / NBC News)  There's a new presidential candidate begging for votes in Fall River, Massachusetts.

Oliver Winston Churchill Finelli, a 2-year-old goldendoodle, is running on the Independent ticket.

Owners David and Marcee Finelli don’t think it's too far-fetched to pull off a victory.

"Especially with the debates and how things are wife had a great idea to put something out there to lighten the mood a little bit," David Finelli says.

His official campaign sign sits outside the Fall River home.

Oliver isn't campaigning alone, though.

“His girlfriend, Pepper, lives across the street and that’s going to be the First Lady," Finelli says.

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