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Rnc Chairman Race

Norm Coleman Reportedly Mulling Big Move

Politico | MIKE ALLEN | 12/13/10 8:36 AM EST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Norm Coleman -- former U.S. senator from Minnesota, and now chairman of American Action Network and Forum, a key outside GOP group -- is likely to ent...

Michael Steele Faces Uncertainty In Fight To Remain RNC Chairman

The Washington Post | Chris Cillizza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Uncertainty reigns in the race for the chairmanship of the Republican National Committee despite the election being less than a month away....

Gentry Collins, RNC Chairman Contender, Advocates For Ballot Measure Against Health Care

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A candidate to lead the Republican National Committee warned Monday that the GOP will hand a second term to Democratic President Ba...

Newt Gingrich Jabs Michael Steele, Calls For Shake-Up At RNC

CNN | Peter Hamby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is calling for a shake-up at the Republican National Committee, another setback for Chairman Michael Steele as he d...

White House Brushes Off Election Of First Black RNC Chairman

The New Republic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Team Obama isn't too interested in discussing the new Republican Party chairman, as was evident at today's WH press briefing:...

GOP Chair Candidate Attacked With Fake "Whites Only" Newspaper Cover

The Plum Line | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Uh oh -- it looks like viral email dirty tricks (okay, parodies) are now entering into the race for Republican National Committee chair. This image o...

RNC Chair Candidate Ken Blackwell Believes In Gay "Cure"

The Gist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Yes, that's what Ken Blackwell, the sketchy former Ohio Secretary of State who now has a good shot at running the Republican National Committee, told ...

Will Other GOP Officials Condemn the Magic Negro Ridicule?

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

If Saltsman felt that he could issue the CD and get away with it, it's because too many other Republicans have made offensive racial slips or digs in the past with little or no consequence.

My Response to the Mean-Spirited "Barack the Magic Negro"

Peter Yarrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Peter Yarrow

Taking a children's song and twisting it in such vulgar, mean-spirited way, is a slur to our entire country and our common agreement to move beyond racism.

RNC Candidate Distributes 'Barack The Magic Negro' Song

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***UPDATE*** 12/27 4:45PM Reaction on the right to Saltsman's distribution of a song called "Barack the Magic Negro" in his quest to become the new ch...

RNC Issues Apology to Negroes

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Borowitz

In the apology, the RNC ripped Saltsman's song, calling it "tone-deaf, unacceptable, and offensive to every negro in the country."