Tags: Steele | Defends | Performance

Steele Defends His Performance

Friday, 19 Nov 2010 03:44 PM

Most Republicans seem to feel it is time for Michael Steele to step down from his post as chairman of the Republican National Committee. But he’s apparently not going without a fight. He defended his record in a memo sent to RNC members, Politico reports.

steele, defends, performanceRNC fundraising has been a "clear, and readily quantifiable, success," he says. "The RNC's expanded donor base reflects the RNC's success in building an energized grass roots base and energizing small donors and new voters to an unprecedented extent," Steele wrote.

But many others disagree, including Gentry Collins, who dismissed the committee's fundraising and voter turnout efforts in a memo this week announcing his resignation as RNC political director.

Indiana RNC member Jim Bopp says his state “was promised get out the vote money and then found out a week before they wouldn't get it. And this doesn't address that at all. Expanding the donor base is a verification that we are relying heavily on telemarketing and direct mail."




© 2015 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Sen. Graham to Loretta Lynch: If Gay Marriage OK, Why Not Polygamy?

Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 15:15 PM

If gay marriage is a constitutional right, then why shouldn't polygamy also be a constitutional right, South Carolina Se . . .

The Hill: Jeb Bush's 'Shy' Wife, Columba, Set for '16 Battle

Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 14:25 PM

Potential presidential candidate Jeb Bush has an ace up his sleeve as he gears up for a grueling campaign in 2016 - his  . . .

Rick Perry Says Criminal Case Has Not Affected White House Plans

Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 13:55 PM

Former Texas governor Rick Perry said a criminal prosecution against him for abuse of power has not affected his decisio . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved