Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) now has a furry companion to keep him company in Washington.
McCain tweeted a photo Friday showing off his new puppy, a Chesapeake Bay Retriever named Gilley. The furry friend was a Christmas gift, according to daughter Meghan McCain.
Meet our new puppy, a Chesapeake Bay Retriever named Gilley! pic.twitter.com/i6G1vk3l09
— John McCain (@SenJohnMcCain) January 10, 2014
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