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Vermont Republican Gov. James Douglas kicked off his campaign against House Speaker Gaye Symington yesterday by beginning an "every county counts" tour of all 14 Vermont counties. Douglas has already gotten around the small state pretty good, reports PolitickerVT.com.
"Jim Douglas has personally and virtually met every person in the state," said Kevin Ellis, partner of the public affairs firm and lobby group Kimbell Sherman Ellis. "Even if you disagree with his policies, he has come to your child's school and that is an enormous obstacle for Symington to surmount."
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