Steve Bannon

Steve Bannon’s Bad History

Immigration and rapid industrialization—not tariffs—made the 19th-century economy great.<p>So far, the Trump administration’s trade policy has seen an internal division among economic nationalists and “globalists” on the president’s senior staff. The economic nationalists, and the president himself, …

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'If you can do better than that, call me': Lindsey Graham says a coalition of Steve Bannon, Jeb Bush, and Alan Greenspan is behind his health bill

Sen. Lindsey Graham says he has a disparate trio of supporters for his last-gasp attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act.<p>During a flight from New York to Washington, DC, Graham told reporters he is confident that the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson bill will pass — in part because of the coalition …

Business

You Need to Hear What Mike Pence Is Telling Republicans Right Now About the Future of Obamacare

After an attempt at repealing and replacing Obamacare this summer which ended in a last second, midnight defeat for Republicans, the GOP is starting …

ObamaCare

What did we learn from Trump's UN speech? He'll never change

The best we can hope for is a world where Trump and Kim decide they would rather play with other toys than their nuclear missiles<p>Donald Trump will always be Donald Trump. If anyone hasn’t yet learned that lesson, today was educational. Trump, the reality show, punchline president – he’s great for …

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On Tuesday, President Trump threatened to exterminate more than 25 million people on the floor of the United Nations General Assembly.<p>Making no …

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Life After Trump Can Be a Lucrative Business

In July, Anthony Scaramucci briefly ran the White House communications department. On Monday—49 days after Scaramucci’s dramatic dismissal from the …

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Steve Bannon is right: the Catholic Church “needs” illegal immigrants

In an interview with <i>60 Minutes</i>, Steve Bannon, formerly President Donald Trump’s chief strategist and current Breitbart news executive, said that the US Conference of Catholic Bishops favored continuation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program because the bishops are dependent …

Politics

There’s no crisis of free speech. Milo’s campus crusade stinks of hypocrisy

Yiannopoulos’s latest stunt is dressed up as the defence of a noble ideal. But the right is protecting its own moral codes, not freedom of expression<p>If you’re curious as to what a basket of deplorables looks like in real life, perhaps you should head over to Berkeley next week, where Steve Bannon, …

Opinion

In Alabama, it’s Trump vs. Bannon and Breitbart

President Trump is facing off with a surprise opponent in Alabama: his former White House chief strategist, Stephen Bannon.Bannon and other Trump …

Luther Strange

Trump's U.N. speech wouldn't make Steve Bannon happy

President Donald Trump for the most part delivered a measured speech before the United Nations on Wednesday, telling more than 170 world leaders that …

North Korea

Who Spun It Best: Former Trump staffers fight to cement their post-White House reputations

Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer’s appearance at the Emmys Sunday night called attention to the efforts being made by onetime Trump staffers to control the narrative of their time at the White House, and angle for lucrative or influential roles now that they're outside it.<p>What these …

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Axios AM

<b>Good Tuesday morning,</b> and happy 10th to Joe, Mika, Willie, Alex, Daniel, Jesse and the whole "Morning Joe" family. I'll be joining today's special …

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Gorka's new gig

Sebastian Gorka has found a new home. It's called the "MAGA Coalition" — a new outside group to support political candidates that will "compete …

Politics

3 New Yorkers Try The Steve Bannon Shirt Challenge

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Fashion

The Disgrace of ‘60 Minutes’

As mainstream TV journalism strives to redeem itself from the degraded spectacle of its 2016 campaign coverage, CBS News might be expected to lead …

Trump Administration

Steve Bannon, Ann Coulter not included in new list of speakers for ‘Free Speech Week’

Steve Bannon, Ann Coulter not included in new list of speakers for ‘Free Speech Week’Official Leweb Photos/Creative CommonsUC Berkeley administration …

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From 'troll' to 'alt-right', Merriam-Webster adds 250 words to dictionary

Merriam-Webster has added 250 new words to its dictionary, including "alt-right", "troll", "ransomware" and "concealed carry".<p>Today's announcement …

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Bannon orders Breitbart to step up negative coverage of Trump-backed candidate

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon on Tuesday morning ordered top editors at Breitbart to step up its overwhelmingly negative coverage of the Alabama Senate candidate backed by President Trump, a person familiar with the matter told CNN.<p>Trump has endorsed Luther Strange in the race …

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US sends 3,000 more troops to Afghanistan

<b>US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis says the US will send 3,000 extra troops to Afghanistan as the Taliban gain ground and security deteriorates.</b><p>American combat operations against the Taliban officially ended in 2014, but over 8,000 US special forces remain in the country backing Afghan troops.<p>US …

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The Billionaire Behind Breitbart Takes Aim at Elizabeth Warren

The 2020 campaign against Warren has already begun.<p>As <b>Donald Trump</b> proved in the 2016 election, pummeling your Democratic opponent is most effective when done early and often. Of course, it doesn’t hurt when that candidate is the frontrunner from the very beginning, or when she has a decades-long …

Bernie Sanders

We’ll Always Have Paris?

A possible climate deal means it may be time to start missing Steve Bannon.<p>This column never cared for Trump adviser Steve Bannon’s trade and immigration agenda but has been concerned that his departure from the White House might weaken U.S. determination to avoid entangling climate alliances that …

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Trump's advisers spent 90 minutes schooling the president on globalism with maps and charts

NEW YORK (AP) — On a sweltering Washington summer day, President Donald Trump's motorcade pulled up to the Pentagon for a meeting largely billed as a briefing on the Afghanistan conflict and the fight against the Islamic State group.<p>There, in the windowless meeting room known as "The Tank", Trump …

Jared Kushner

NYT Columnist: Yes, Donald Trump Is A White Supremacist

Oh, here we go again with the ESPN/Jemele Hill fiasco that was the sports network’s latest fiasco. In short, Hill, an anchor at ESPN, tweeted that …

Conservative View

How Trumpcare 5.0 rose from the dead

<i>Welcome to Mic’s daily read on Donald Trump’s America. Want to receive this as a daily email in your inbox?</i> <i>Subscribe here</i><i>.</i><p><i>Every day, we bring you a</i> …

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Steve Bannon (Part Five): Charlie Rose

We conclude with the final segment of a conversation with Steve Bannon, the former White House Chief Strategist, and current executive chairman of …

Business

The apprentice-in-chief climbs the learning curve

We've learned by now to never underestimate how little Donald Trump knows.<p>After he launched his improbable bid to become U.S. President in mid-2015, most of us just assumed that some of his more ignorant statements about Mexicans, immigration, Muslims, terrorism, trade, China, the Middle East, …

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Con Of The Century

Salena Zito has a moving NYPost piece about the day that began the destruction of Youngstown, Ohio, and “sowed the seeds of Trump.” Excerpts:<p>From …

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We finally know why Steve Bannon always wears so many shirts

Some people have noticed that Donald Trump’s former advisor, Steve Bannon, often wears two button-down shirts. Whenever he’s not wearing a tie, it …

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Trump mulling new travel ban after recent London attack

WASHINGTON – The Trump Administration is considering a new travel ban in the wake of another London terror attack, according to National Security …

H. R. McMaster

Trump voters want him to tell the United Nations: America comes first

<b>WASHINGTON —</b> They want him to scrap the Obama-era nuclear deal with Iran. They want him to bring American service members home. And they want him to …

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