Republican National Committee (RNC) chairman Michael Steele is set to speak in public again.

Steele will address Colorado Republicans on Friday night, a day before state GOP Chairman Dick Wadhams faces a challenge for his post, according to the Denver Post.

The RNC chairman has been quiet in recent days after a series of controversies marred his first few weeks as chairman. In recent days, he has been staffing up at the RNC.

Wadhams told the Post that Steele

Former Eagle County Commissioner Tom Stone is challenging Wadhams, best known in Washington for engineering Sen. John Thune