Trump hires conservative media figure Steve Bannon

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Steve Bannon was just named “Chief Executive” of Donald Trump’s campaign. Bannon is best known for running the conservative news site Breitbart, which aggressively goes after Democrats like the Clintons as well as some mainstream Republicans. Bannon has a varied career that’s taken him to the military, Wall Street, Hollywood, partisan media, and now Presidential politics.

Credits

Guest:
Joshua Green - Bloomberg BusinessWeek; author of “Devil's Bargain: Steve Bannon, Donald Trump, and the Storming of the Presidency.” - @JoshuaGreen

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Matt Holzman, Anna Scott, Jolie Myers, Christian Bordal, Sarah Sweeney