Dean leading the race for DNC Chairman

In a survey by The Hotline, which was, "about as scientific of a survey that can be conducted of the DNC" Howard Dean was the leader for the Democratic Party Chairmanship.

The Hotline reports the results as follows:

  • First choice: Howard Dean (58 votes), Martin Frost (30 votes), Tim Roemer (8 votes), Donnie Fowler (4 votes), Wellington Webb (4 votes), Simon Rosenberg (4 votes), David Leland (1 vote), Undecided or refused to say (75 votes).
  • Second choice: Martin Frost (20 votes), Howard Dean (16 votes), Donnie Fowler (13 votes), Wellington Webb (13 votes), Simon Rosenberg (11 votes), David Leland (4 votes), Tim Roemer (2 votes), Undecided or refused to say (107 votes).