“In order to win the White House in 2008,” DNC Chair Howard Dean told a crowd at a West Hollywood breakfast this morning, “Democrats have to elect a Democrat Secretary of State in Ohio and a Democrat Governor in Florida so he/she can appoint a Democrat Secretary of State.” Also in Dean’s sights … below …
The breakfast was “sponsored by ANGLE–a gay and lesbian political group,” but “Dean’s record on gay rights didn’t seem to matter much to the crowd either, who applauded voraciously when Dean’s signing of Vermont’s Civil Unions bill was brought up.” But, writes the blogger, BoiFromTroy, after one speaker said that Dean “has balls” for signing the Vermont bill:
Among the crowd, reports BoiFromTroy, were:
FOCUSING: Dean’s plans to “elect a Democrat Secretary of State in Ohio and a Democrat Governor in Florida so he/she can appoint a Democrat Secretary of State” are great strategies. Let’s hope he succeeds and that we can help him get the job done.
Blog link courtesy of Howard Martin’s blog