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Ann Doyle, Michigan Republican, Bitten By Dog While Campaigning For State House Race

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Saginaw County Commissioner Ann Doyle was bitten by a dog while campaigning door-to-door for a spot in the Michigan legislature. The owner of the dog agreed to take a campaign sign. | Ann Doyle

FRANKENMUTH TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- A woman running for the Michigan Legislature was bitten by a dog while going door to door. The dog's distressed owner has made amends: Ann Doyle can put a campaign sign on his property.

Doyle says she was bleeding and blacked out but is doing much better. She won't identify the dog's owner but says he agreed to take a campaign sign. Doyle calls it a "sympathy vote."


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