Steve Bannon has been loosed from the White House and its restrictions and from what we have heard, he sounds like Curt Russell’s Wyatt Earp in the movie Tombstone: “You tell ’em I’m coming! And Hell’s coming with me you hear! Hell’s coming with me!” Just what are Mr. Bannon’s plans and how soon will we get to see him in action? There are a few clues here. Maybe the Democrats and media will regret “winning” this one.
As Written by Jonathan Swan and Mike Allen for Axios:
On Day 1, Bannon declared he’s taking his West Wing infighting to the outside, telling Bloomberg Businessweek’sJosh Green that he’s “going to war for Trump against his opponents — on Capitol Hill, in the media, and in corporate America.”
- The reality is that Bannon will go nuclear on former colleagues he calls “West Wing Democrats”: economic adviser Gary Cohn, Jared and Ivanka (“Javanka,” as he calls them) and Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell.
- The revved-up Breitbart operation is also likely to target Speaker Ryan, as it did before Trump.
Why it matters: The country’s national political conversation is about to get even uglier, if you can imagine. It’s going ……..
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