Friday, March 24, 2017

Gabriel Sherman — Why Steve Bannon Might Be the Winner of the GOP’s Health-Care Civil War

The failure to repeal and replace Obamacare would be a stinging defeat for Trump. But it would be an even bigger defeat for Paul Ryan, who has all but staked his Speakership on passing this bill. And in the hall of mirrors that is Washington, the big winner to emerge out of the health-care debacle could be Steve Bannon. That’s because Bannon has been waging war against Ryan for years. For Bannon, Ryan is the embodiment of the “globalist-corporatist” Republican elite. A failed bill would be Bannon’s best chance yet to topple Ryan and advance his nationalist-populist economic agenda.…
Palace intrigue.

New York Magazine
Why Steve Bannon Might Be the Winner of the GOP’s Health-Care Civil War
Gabriel Sherman

2 comments:

Bob said...

Cut off the head of the Hydra and two more grow in its place.

Penguin pop said...

Which nutjob will win? They are both deplorable morons.