The Campaign Spot

No Shortage of Candidates for RNC Chair

Starting next week, you will see a great deal of coverage in this spot of the race for chairman of the Republican National Committee. (In addition to continuing to spotlight the multitude of reasons that Eric Holder should not become the next attorney general.)

For now, a quick scorecard of the candidates:

Current RNC Chair Mike Duncan is considering running for reelection to the position.

Michael Steele:  former Lieutenant Governor of Maryland; former chair of the Maryland GOP, commentator on Fox News.

Saul Anuzis: Current chairman of the Michigan GOP.

Chuck Yob: National Republican Committeeman from Michigan, former congressional candidate.

Katon Dawson: Current South Carolina GOP Chairman.

Chip Saltsman: Former Tennessee GOP Chairman, former campaign manager for Mike Huckabee.

Possible candidates:

John Sununu: Former New Hampshire Senator.

James Greer: Current Florida GOP Chairman.

Not running:

Fred Thompson.

Newt Gingrich.

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