Former Maryland Lt. Gov. Michael Steele smiles after being elected the first black Republican National Committee chairman in Washington DC.
Former Maryland Lt. Gov. Michael Steele smiles after being elected the first black Republican National Committee chairman in Washington DC. Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP
Former Maryland Lt. Gov. Michael Steele smiles after being elected the first black Republican National Committee chairman in Washington DC. Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP

Amid fallout over RNC spending, former Steele rival getting calls

April 07, 2010 7:14 PM