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Matt Drudge jabs Bannon over Roy Moore, prompting internal Breitbart fury

Conservative news heavyweight Matt Drudge took a brutal swipe at former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon on Wednesday over Bannon’s support for far-right Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, who is now embroiled in a sexual misconduct scandal. In a tweet, Drudge linked to a Daily Beast story that said Bannon recently had second thoughts about supporting Moore. “A lesson on leaving politics to the professionals,” Drudge wrote. On the Drudge Report, the highly-trafficked website that Drudge operates, the banner headline read, “BANNON TURNS ON JUDGE WHORE?” A person with ...

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Trump tweet on Schumer echoes Drudge

Trump previews budget plan on ‘Fox & Friends’ President Donald Trump’s social media activity often provides a window into what he’s watching and reading: A photo he shared Friday on Twitter might have offered some clues, too. Trump tweeted out a 14-year-old image of Senator Chuck Schumer with Vladimir Putin, calling Schumer a “hypocrite” for his accusations about the administration’s ties to Russia. (Schumer has not been accused of misconduct with the Russian government.) But the photo had already been making the rounds among right-wing outlets and commentators. When Trump ...

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