Trump’s apparent denial of vulgar comment fails to quell outrage

Washington Post

President Trump’s remarks about African countries and Haiti drew condemnation from around the world Friday, putting the White House and Republicans on the defensive while casting doubt on hopes of resolving disputes in the coming weeks…

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Bannon’s departure is unlikely to calm the turmoil in Trump’s White House

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The tenure and ouster of Stephen Bannon, the president’s chief strategist and champion of his nationalist impulses, exposed deep fissures within the Trump-era Republican Party that are hindering efforts to kick-start a sputtering GOP…

Aug 18

Steve Bannon is out. That’s good, but the problem is still Donald Trump.

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We have learned today that Stephen Bannon, the most prominent nationalist and friend to the alt-right in the White House, is on his way out. The Post reports that President Trump has decided to remove him: Trump had been under mounting…

Aug 18

Stephen Bannon is out as White House chief strategist

President Trump decided to dismiss Stephen K. Bannon, after weeks of White House upheaval and racial unrest. The ousted chief strategist returned to Breitbart News on Aug. 18.

Aug 18

Trump ousts White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon

Administration officials said President Trump’s empowered new chief of staff, John F. Kelly, moved to fire Bannon in an effort to tame warring factions and bring stability to a White House at risk of caving under self-destructive…

Aug 18

Stephen Bannon out as White House chief strategist, say two people familiar with the decision

President Trump had been under pressure to dispatch with the former Breitbart News executive, whom many officials view as a political svengali but who has drawn scorn as a leading internal force encouraging and amplifying the president’s…

Aug 8

This is why Trump is unlikely to push Bannon out of the White House

Washington Post

“He just clicked with Trump in a way that outsiders don’t usually.” Stephen K. Bannon should never have clicked with the Manhattan builder contemplating a run for president. President Trump, like candidate Trump, puts high value on…

Jun 11

President Trump: Party-crasher in chief

He is spending the weekend at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, where he dropped in on an eighth-grade graduation. The next night, pictures on social media appeared to show Trump crashing a wedding on the property. Since taking…

Apr 5

White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon no longer part of National Security Council

A senior White House official said that the change is not a demotion, and that Bannon had accomplished what he'd set out to do on the National Security Council. This is a developing story. It will be updated.

Mar 30

Trump strategist Stephen Bannon won’t face voter fraud prosecution in Florida

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Mar 13

Donald Trump, the anecdotal president

Trump prefers isolated stories that match his outcome to broad analysis that doesn't. As do we all.

Nov 15

Is Trump’s new chief strategist a racist? Critics say so.

Stephen Bannon has attracted legions of followers who describe themselves as white supremacists, but it’s less clear whether his actions and words prove that he is one, too.

Nov 15

Why President-elect Donald Trump chose Bannon and Priebus for top White House positions

The Post’s Robert Costa and Paul Farhi discuss the appointments by President-elect Donald Trump of Stephen K. Bannon as chief strategist and senior counselor and Reince Priebus as chief of staff.

Nov 14

How Donald Trump and Stephen Bannon could weaponize Breitbart


Even before Donald Trump picked Stephen K. Bannon to be the chief strategist in his White House, the real estate mogul's election delivered a huge boost to Breitbart News, a hard-right website Bannon chaired before taking a leave of…

Nov 14

Trump draws sharp rebuke, concerns over newly appointed chief White House strategist Stephen Bannon

This post has been updated. President-elect Donald Trump's decision to appoint Stephen Bannon as his chief strategist in the White House has drawn a sharp rebuke from political strategists who see in Bannon a controversial figure too…

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Sep 7

Meet the Donald Trump of the House of Representatives

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Donald Trump: Whiner in Chief

Imagine if Jeb Bush, a man who has staked his Republican presidential campaign on the argument that he's a strong leader, had bragged about his whining skills. It'd be a major -- if not kinda odd -- gaffe, no? Now imagine if Donald Trump,…