The Right Coast

Editor: Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego
School of Law

Friday, August 18, 2017

Axios: Bannon firing decision "imminent"; Drudge: "Hell of a run"; Update: NYT says Trump's decided; Update: Circa reporter: Bannon resigned two weeks ago; Update: Out today - Hot Air Hot Air

Color me skeptical about an “imminent” end to Steve Bannon’s White House career, even with Jonathan Swan’s normally good antennae. Swan reports at Axios that an internal review of leaks and of Bannon’s activities has concluded, and that John Kelly will make the go/no-go decision on firing Donald Trump’s political strategist. Whether or not Bannon survives the review process, Swan hears from a source close to him that people need to get ready for “Bannon the barbarian”:


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