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About the Show

Steele & Ungar is a three-hour show that airs Monday to Friday from 6-9 pm ET with friends Michael Steele, former Chairman of the Republican National Committee and current MSNBC political contributor, and Rick Ungar, senior political contributor at Forbes. com and Newsmax TV and a long-time Democrat. Steele & Ungar take on the week’s top stories by bringing their considerable political knowledge to bear on the issues and political races along with bringing you a variety of guests including top newsmakers and experts.  It is not your average political talk show as Steele & Ungar seeks to entertain and inform without all the political posturing and screaming that so often dominates talk radio today.  Listeners can call into the show at 866-96-POTUS (866-967-6887), where points of view on all sides of an issue and welcomed and explored.

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About the Hosts

Michael Steele

Michael Steele made history as the first African American elected to statewide office as Lt. Governor of Maryland in 2003 and again with his subsequent chairmanship of the Republican National Committee in 2009. A self-described “Lincoln Republican,” under Steele’s leadership the RNC broke fundraising records and Republicans made significant gains at the Congressional and State Legislative levels. Steele’s ability as a communicator and commentator has been showcased through his current role as a political analyst for MSNBC and as a former contributor on the Fox News Channel. He has appeared on Meet the Press, Face the Nation, HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher, Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report and The Daily Show. In addition to his work in television, he can be heard as an occasional host on various SiriusXM P.O.T.U.S. and SiriusXM Patriot Channel programs.

Rick Ungar

Rick Ungar is the popular, widely read senior contributor on politics and health care policy at He also appears as a host and senior political contributor at Newsmax TV, where he holds down the left-leaning side of the argument, along with frequent appearances on  numerous other political television programs. In addition to a packed writing and television schedule, Ungar maintains a busy radio schedule as a talk radio host at SiriusXM, and as a regular guests on a variety of other Sirius XM and terrestrial broadcast programs, where he brings insight and an approachable demeanor to dealing with the issues of the day. Ungar comes to the world of political and health policy commentary with a background in the entertainment industry as an executive and creative writer/producer, and where he also served many years as the president of the Marvel Character Group.