RNC Chairman Steele gestures that he's making his exit as he bows out of the voting as the RNC moves on to elect his successor at their winter meeting in National Harbor

 
RNC Chairman Steele gestures that he
Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairman Michael Steele gestures that he's making his exit as he bows out of the voting as the RNC moves on to elect his successor at their winter meeting in National Harbor, Maryland, January 14, 2011. Embattled Steele abandoned his bid for a new term as Republican National Committee chairman on Friday when it became clear that he did not have enough support to win. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)