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Former RNC Chairman Calls Successor 'Numbnuts'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

Former Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele said Tuesday he could win a steel cage match against his successor, Reince Priebus, whom ...

Steele Floats Running Again

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

Michael Steele, the former chairman of the Republican National Committee, floated the idea of running again for the RNC chairman position on Sunday. ...

Michael Steele -- 'GOP Not Ready for Folks Like Me'

Mike Smith | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics
Mike Smith

Dapper and distinguished with more gray at the temples than when he was on the national stage as chairman of the Republican National Committee, Michae...

WATCH: Chris Matthews Compares Republicans To KKK

Posted 04.24.2012 | Media

MSNBC's Chris Matthews compared members of the Republican Party to the Ku Klux Klan on his show Monday night. He quickly walked his comments back afte...

Sam Stein

Michael Steele: I'm Personally Fine With A Brokered Convention

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former RNC Chairman Michael Steele has been held responsible for the length of the current Republican primary season, which has become t...

How Michael Steele Shook Up The 2012 Primaries

Mother Jones | David Corn | Posted 03.12.2012 | Politics

Is the never-ending and ever-bitter 2012 Republican presidential race--which at this point seems to be alienating independent voters--Michael Steele's...

Michael McAuliff

Former GOP Chair Says Dems Could Win The House

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 01.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The former Republican chairman who oversaw his party's takeover of the House of Representatives in 2010 thinks the Democrats could turn ...

RNC Nets $19 Million, But Still Has Serious Problem On Its Hands

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Republican National Committee raised $19 million in the past three months but is still $17.5 million in debt. The committee said...

Steele's Tenure As GOP Chief May Be Nearing End

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A significant bloc of Republican National Committee members wants embattled chairman Michael Steele to step aside, but the rank and...

Michael Steele: 'I Know How Caesar Felt'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele recently reflected on his ouster from the RNC, drawing a Shakespearean parallel and claim...

Michael Steele Reportedly Dropped Reelection Bid After Being Offered Lucrative Deal

Hotline On Call | Reid Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele dropped his bid for a second term on Friday after being offered a lucrative deal in excha...

Michael Steele Defeated In RNC Election For Chairman

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RNC Chairman Michael Steele dropped his reelection bid on Friday after he found himself struggling to secure support from members of the Republican Na...

Jason Linkins

Michael Steele And The Many, Many People Who Called For His Resignation

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Perhaps the truest words that Michael Steele ever spoke were, "I ain't going anywhere." Yes, part of that is true only because the Republican National...

Michael Steele Fights For Second Term Ahead Of RNC Election

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Will he be fired or not? GOP Chairman Michael Steele is fighting for survival atop the Republican National Committee, seeking...

Michael Steele's Tenure As RNC Chairman May Be Nearing End

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

OXON HILL, Md. — His re-election bid in serious doubt, Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele sought support from members of his ...

GOP Aggressively Recruiting Challengers To Michael Steele

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republicans are aggressively recruiting a challenger to Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele, whose tenure as part...

Sam Stein

Steele Pitches Outreach To Minorities, Non-Republicans In RNC Chair Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Monday's debate between incumbent Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele and his challengers lacked the fireworks and rec...

Michael Steele Faces Long Odds In Battle For RNC Chairmanship

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele's reelection odds looked longer than ever this weekend, as a Politico survey of RNC members show...

Two More Years! Michael Steele Plans His Own Reelection

Politics Daily | October 27,| 1:21 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Wait a minute, not another campaign? Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele, plagued by his own verbal blunders but also smelling GOP v...

Michael Steele Asked To Apologize For Calling RNC Member 'An Idiot'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Michael Steele's short temper has turned into a political weapon that's being used against him, as one of his key challengers in the race for the Repu...

Michael Steele Faces Backlash From Republicans

CBS News | Posted by Lucy Madison 6 Comments | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the wake of Michael Steele's Monday night announcement that, after much speculation to the contrary, he will be seeking re-election to chair the Re...

Michael Steele: 'I'm More Of A Street Guy'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RNC Chairman Michael Steele, who earlier announced that he'd be seeking two more years atop the committee, wasted no time Monday explaining his often ...

Jason Linkins

Michael Steele's Playbook: How To Lose Your Job In Two Years

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Steele's decision comes at a time when the GOP is resurgent, having recently gained all sorts of seats in local races that too-often go uncovered by the political media. Thing is, no one's really inclined to cut Steele in on the credit.

Michael Steele's End Could Be Near

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RNC Chairman Michael Steele is expected by some to announce that he will not seek a second term as the head of the Republican National Committee, acco...

Tea Party Nation Makes Pick To Replace Michael Steele

The New York Times | Jeff Zeleny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One day after former Gov. Sarah Palin of Alaska declined to throw her hat into the ring to become the Tea Party movement's choice to lead the Republic...