Amid Donald Trump’s latest confrontation of Republicans who have dared criticize him, such as Senators Bob Corker and Jeff Flake, I spoke with Monocle 24’s The Briefing on Wednesday about the conflict within the GOP and where it might lead.
I’m not convinced that Donald Trump is that concerned in a strategic sense. Trump supporters will say, “These guys are on their way out.” But what is concerning, if not to Trump then to the Republican Party, is that you have a war within the GOP — not just established Republicans v. Trump, but those Republicans v. Steve Bannon and the hard right….
Nobody wins in a war.
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