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March 04, 2010 3:58 pm ET filed under Video

Rep. Steele Defends RNC Presentation By Repeating Claim That Rep. Hoyer Called Him "A Slave"

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March 04, 2010 2:45 pm ET filed under Blog

Steele Defends RNC Presentation By Repeating Claim That Rep. Hoyer Called Him "A Slave"

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March 04, 2010 10:33 am ET filed under Blog

RNC Document Admits Fear-Mongering, Selling "Access"

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February 25, 2010 10:45 am ET filed under Blog

Steele Criticizes Obama For Not Holding A Health Care Summit Last Year...Which He Did

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February 09, 2010 12:36 pm ET filed under Blog

After Saying "I Don't Play The Race Card," Michael Steele Blames His Political Problems On Race

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February 01, 2010 1:07 pm ET filed under Blog

RNC, NRCC Tied To Site Circulating Obama As Osama Video

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January 20, 2010 4:09 pm ET filed under Blog

GOP Calls On Dems To Move To Center, But Will They Meet Halfway?

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January 11, 2010 9:40 am ET filed under Fact Check

Fact Checking The Sunday Shows

On yesterday's political talk shows, America bore witness to the predictable screed of worn-out falsehoods from Washington conservatives.  Below is Media Matters Action Network's introductory fact check of conservative political figures that appeared on the Sunday shows.

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January 06, 2010 6:01 pm ET filed under Blog

Tea Partiers To Michael Steele: Not So Fast

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January 06, 2010 5:47 pm ET filed under Blog

Michael Steele's Newest Infatuation: Glenn Beck

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January 06, 2010 12:02 pm ET filed under Blog

Chertoff Defends Napolitano, Says She's Done A "Good Job"

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January 06, 2010 10:29 am ET filed under Video

Steele Says He Would Be A Tea Partier If He Wasn't RNC Chairman

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January 05, 2010 5:18 pm ET filed under Blog

Michael Steele And The Politics Of Contrarianism

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January 05, 2010 5:14 pm ET filed under Video

Steele: "I Don't Know" If Congressional Republicans Are "Ready" To Lead Congress

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January 05, 2010 5:10 pm ET filed under Video

Steele Calls GOP Platform "One Of The Best" Political Documents In 25 Years, "Honest Injun On That"

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January 05, 2010 3:01 pm ET filed under Fact Check

In Right Now, Michael Steele Repeats Debunked Cost Estimates For Clean Energy Legislation

In his new book Right Now, Michael Steele cited a cap-and-trade cost estimate snatched from a Freedom of Information Act request by the conservative Competitive Enterprise Institute.  The documents included a cost-estimate of an out-dated, abandoned cap-and-trade plan that immediately auctioned 100% of carbon allowances.  The American Clean Energy and Security Act does not do this.  In order to contain costs, the bill initially awards allowances for free, rendering CEI's revelation meaningless.

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January 05, 2010 11:55 am ET filed under Blog

Steele: "I Don't Know" If Congressional Republicans Are "Ready" To Lead Congress

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January 05, 2010 10:06 am ET filed under Blog

Steele Calls GOP Platform "One Of The Best" Political Documents In 25 Years, "Honest Injun On That"

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December 22, 2009 11:28 am ET filed under Blog

RNC's Steele On Party Switcher: "This Is Self Preservation In The First Order"

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December 18, 2009 3:47 pm ET filed under Fact Check

Michael Steele Blatantly Lies, Says Health Care Bill Would Cost $1 Trillion PER YEAR

On December 18, 2009, the blog Right Wing News published an interview with Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele.  During the interview, Steele made the outrageous claim that health care reform is "going to cost us over a trillion dollars a year to do it." In reality, the Congressional Budget Office estimated the Senate bill would cost $848 billion over 10 years, while lowering the deficit by $130 billion.

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December 16, 2009 11:59 am ET filed under Blog

RNC Takes Communications Cues From Tea Partiers

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December 10, 2009 12:37 pm ET filed under Blog

Michael Steele Admits The GOP Is The Party Of No

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November 23, 2009 5:19 pm ET filed under Blog

RNC "Purity" Resolution Is A Mere Formality

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October 28, 2009 1:27 pm ET filed under Fact Check

RNC Feigns Outrage Over Benign Meetings With Supporters

Responding to a Washington Times report on White House visits for Democratic donors, the RNC feigned outrage in a statement saying "the seriousness of this issue requires an immediate investigation." Yet the same Times article mentions that the same was done by President Bush and Michael Steele himself admitted, "well it's part of what happens, you know, you reward those, your supporters who have been a part of helping you achieve success in winning the election."

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October 19, 2009 10:35 am ET filed under Blog

Steele: We Don't Need Reform Because The U.S. Has The Best Health Care In The U.S.

Over the weekend, RNC Chairman Michael Steele added to his long string of public gaffes by saying the American health care system does not need reform because what we have is the best in the country.

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October 13, 2009 11:12 am ET filed under Blog

New GOP.com: Republicans Haven't Accomplished Anything Since 2004

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October 09, 2009 12:12 pm ET filed under Blog

Steele Accuses President Obama of Fiscal "McCarthyism"

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October 05, 2009 5:29 pm ET filed under Blog

Michael Steele's AMA Hypocrisy Continues

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October 05, 2009 3:25 pm ET filed under Blog

Rep. Michele Bachmann Lost Her GOP Talking Points

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October 05, 2009 11:33 am ET filed under Blog

Republican Leaders Tell Steele To Mind His Business

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