President Trump has turned hard against his former chief strategist. That puts some Republican congressional candidates in a bind.
As the relationship between the Breitbart boss and the president explodes in public, emails obtained by BuzzFeed News reveal that Bannon, in private, was never a Trump zealot.
For more than a year before he became Donald Trump’s campaign manager, Steve Bannon sought to wage war against Twitter, tasking Milo Yiannopoulos and other Breitbart News employees to look into editorial, financial, and legal ways they could harm the Jack Dorsey–led social network.
Danny Tarkanian, the former top Trump strategist’s chosen man in Nevada, is driven as much by his desire to live up to his famous father as by drain-the-swamp politics.
Sources tell BuzzFeed News that the Breitbart boss is done with his former tech editor after an exposé tied Yiannopoulos to white nationalists. But the billionaire Mercer family won't say whether they intend to continue funding the controversial culture warrior.
The brutal comments came after Bush gave a speech that was widely interpreted as a condemnation of Trumpism.
The former top Trump strategist is working to take down establishment Republicans. But his war is uphill, and so far under entirely uncertain terms.
Bannon's website, Breitbart, ran stories about senators mocking Barack Obama during his presidency.
"This is the price we pay."
According to emails obtained by BuzzFeed News, Bannon hoped to spy on Facebook’s job application process.
The short-lived White House communications director also said his former colleague has a "messianic complex."
The former top White House strategist is working to prove himself as a Republican power broker. But it won't be easy.
The former top White House strategist opened up about the mistakes he believes Donald Trump and his advisers have made during an interview with "60 Minutes."
“If he’s seen as the power outside manipulating events, then he’s a happy camper,” said a former Breitbart employee.
The former chief White House strategist said that the church has "an economic interest in unlimited illegal immigration."
"Bannon has alt-left the White House."
Bannon was seen as the guiding force behind Trump's nationalistic message.
"He's saying, 'I’m going to force you to fire me in a public way or we’re going to follow the agenda we were elected for,'" an ally said.
Squint at Trump and see a class warrior; open your eyes and see race.
"If it was up to me, he would be gone," Anthony Scaramucci said when asked about White House chief strategist Steve Bannon.
"Build the wall and eventually make Mexico...."
Multiple outlets are reporting that President Donald Trump has removed Stephen Bannon from his seat on the National Security Council.
They're bracing for what's coming: millions of deportations and further crackdowns on both legal and illegal immigration.
The soon-to-be White House chief strategist laid out a global vision in a rare 2014 talk where he said racism in the far right gets “washed out” and called Vladimir Putin a kleptocrat. BuzzFeed News publishes the complete transcript for the first time.