03/06/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Video Surfaces Of Homeless Volunteers Allegedly Hired By New RNC Chair Steele

This is funny. Now that Michael Steele has been installed as RNC chair, Democrats have unearthed a video, originally posted on the YouTube page of his 2006 Senate race opponent, Ben Cardin, that Dems say shows homeless men from Philadelphia that Steele reportedly bussed in to hand out arguably misleading flyers for his campaign.

The episode isn't exactly an attractive one for a party chair to have been involved in, and Dems are hoping to revive memories of what was a pretty eyebrow-raising tale:

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