“I tell them to get a life. That’s old Washington, that’s old ways, and I don’t represent that, and that kills them.
“I’m telling them and I’m looking them in the eye and say I’ve had enough of it. If you don’t want me in the job, fire me. But until then, shut up. Get with the program or get out of the way.”
– RNC chair Michael Steele, on ABC radio today. Steele also gave himself “a solid B” for his efforts as a first-year party chairman in 2009.