David Frum

01.15.13

Who Let the Dog Out?

When Governor Rick Scott of Florida was running for office, he became a hero amongst canine lovers when he rescued a dog and named it Reagan (of course).

Where is the dog now?

When the Tampa Bay Times "asked last week what had happened to the dog, Scott's current and former communications directors refused to answer... At one point an exasperated reporter asked Burgess if he had killed the dog, and Burgess denied ever killing a dog, but still wouldn't say where Reagan was."

Although a spokesperson later called to say that the dog had been returned to its owner, one can only wonder....