Republican National Committee Chairman Michael S. Steele is being urged to step aside after the first balloting Friday and save face. He is in a five-way contest in his fight to remain chairman for another two years. (Associated Press)

Republican National Committee Chairman Michael S. Steele is being urged to step aside after the first balloting Friday and save face. He is in a five-way contest in his fight to remain chairman for another two years. (Associated Press)