5/4: Dean eyed as long shot (Tracy Schmaler, The Rutland Herald)

The Rutland Herald Online – Dean eyed as long shot

It’s Dean’s ability to connect with Democratic voters that impressed many of the people who met him here this weekend. But it remains a serious question in the minds of voters, particularly South Carolina Democrats, whether a physician-turned-politician from a small northern state with a weak fund-raising base and almost no name recognition can win the nomination.