blogs have become nearly indispensable to American politics, as they dish up
news and rumors even while events unfold.
as VPR’s Ross Sneyd reports, they’ve become so integral to politics that
bloggers will be given unprecedented access to the Democratic National
National Committee Chairman Howard Dean says last week’s win by his party’s
congressional candidate in what had been a strongly Republican Mississippi district
shows that his “50-state strategy” of strengthening his party is working.