"I think it would be nice to have this all done by July 1," Dean said. "If we can do it sooner than that, that's all the better."
Dean made these remarks in an interview on ABC news Friday morning.
He noted the negative attacks the candidates have been using against each other and the impact it could have on the Democratic party. "There has been some personal criticism," he said. "We don't want this to degenerate into a big fight at the convention."