Politics

Michael Steele Accused Of Shortchanging GOP Campaign Committees

Republican infighting escalated Monday with allegations and denials over $4 million once destined for the party's congressional campaign committees.

Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairman Michael Steele sought to placate critics by giving $1 million to each of his party's debt-ridden campaign committees -- a move that follows a month of bad reviews, national slip-ups and a high-profile fight with one of the country's most famous conservatives.