Reince Priebus Named Chairman of RNC

Friday, January 14, 2011

The Republican National Committee has named Reince Priebus as its new chairman, replacing Michael Steele. On Friday, Steele abandoned his re-election bid, endorsing Maria Cino and asking his supporters to back her.

As The Associated Press reports, the party is facing a large debt of about $22 million, despite its victories in the mid-term elections. Read the full AP story here.

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