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Former RNC Chairman Michael Steele Mulling Maryland Gubernatorial Bid

Former RNC Chairman Michael Steele Mulling Maryland Gubernatorial Bid

Former Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele is mulling a run for governor of his home state of Maryland. He told MSNBC’s Chuck Todd Monday, “We’re looking at it. You’re going take a look at the numbers. Maryland’s a tough state, there are a lot of challenges there.” He wasn’t an […]

by Janet Shan· · Black Politics
Newark Mayor Cory Booker Backtracks After Criticizing Obama Reelection Tactics as “Nauseating”

Newark Mayor Cory Booker Backtracks After Criticizing Obama Reelection Tactics as “Nauseating”

Newark Mayor Cory Booker, a rising star in the Democratic Party, did an about-face after criticizing some of President Obama’s reelection tactics at “nauseating,” releasing a YouTube video expressing his support for the president. Um, a Michael Steele-Rush Limbaugh moment. In the latest YouTube video, Booker said be believed it […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections

RNC Chairman Michael Steele Says "Martin Luther King Jr. Would Be ‘Disappointed’ In Country’s Leadership"

RNC Chairman Michael Steele is at it again. He told students at a historically black Philander Smith College, in Arkansas yesterday that Martin Luther King Jr. would be disappointed with President Obama. He said, “Dr. King would be disappointed in the political leadership of this country for failing to address […]

by Janet Shan· · Latest News

RNC Chairman Michael Steele Injects Race Into President Obama’s Request that David Paterson Not Run for Governor Again

Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele has injected race into the New York gubernatorial race. He appeared on “Face the Nation” yesterday and though he told host Bob Schieffer that opposition to President Obama and health care reform had nothing to do with race, he seemed to accuse the President […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

RNC Chairman Michael Steele: "Bad Form" For President Obama To Invoke Kennedy During His Speech to Congress

It is amazing that all RNC Chairman Michael Steele could find to talk about President Barack Obama’s address to Congress was to state that it was “bad form” and “a political tool” for him to talk about a letter he received from the late Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA). Wow, is […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

RNC Chairman Michael Steele Says Veterans Affairs Manual, "Death Book" is Encouraging Veterans to Commit Suicide

RNC chairman Michael Steele is at it again. This time he jumped on the-government-will-kill-you bandwagon saying that a Veterans Affairs manual is “encouraging them [veterans] to commit suicide.” “I mean, this is crazy coming from the government, and this is exactly what concerns people and puts them in fear of […]

by Janet Shan· · Latest News

Michael Steele, RNC Leader, Says He’ll Woo African Americans to the GOP with "Fried Chicken and Potato Salad"

GOP gaffe machine extraordinaire Michael Steele is at it again. This time he says that he will woo blacks to the Republican Party with “fried chicken and potato salad.” Steele made those comments as he sat down with a group of bloggers brought together by Republican blog Hoosier Access. Of […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Dick Cheney Says He’ll Take Limbaugh over Powell

With all this in fighting and bickering going on within the Republican Party, there has to be an outcome of something new. The party will have to emerge as a newly reformed, reborn party. The name-calling, the finger pointing, all the apologizes have to amount to something. I think a […]

by Janet Shan· · Latest News

Michael Steele, RNC Chief, Says Abortion "is An Individual Choice," Will Unnerve GOP Establishment

For once I agree with something Republican National Committee leader Michael Steele has said. In an interview with GQ’s Lisa DePaulo, he stated that abortion is an “individual choice. The problem for him is that isn’t likely to go over very well with the GOP. Of course, Steele is on […]

by Janet Shan· · Latest News

RNC Head Michael Steele Apologizes for Calling Rush Limbaugh "an Entertainer" During an Appearance of D.L. Hughley’s Show

To the left, to the left…. That’s basically what’s happening in the Republican Party when conservative nutjob Rush Limbaugh is criticized. An apology always comes. So, Rahm Emanuel was absolutely right when he said that Limbaugh is the head of the GOP. I cannot believe that Michael Steele, who recently […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized