Actually Jag is way ahead in the polls of another popularity contest. Let's, well, let, um Daniel Vock explain it in his article on the recent National Governors Associationz;
Governors Keep It Light, Except in Cooking
By Daniel C. Vock
Kansas City infoZine
March 3, 2006
Doggone good - It's too early to tell whether Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer (D) got a political boost from a Sunday evening profile on the CBS television news magazine "60 Minutes" that discussed his promotion of new coal technologies. But Schweitzer's border collie, Jag, appears to have gained a large following. "I got a thousand e-mails today from people wanting to mate their dog with my dog. My dog's more popular than I am," Schweitzer announced before a meeting of the NGA's Natural Resources Committee on Monday.