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Aides struggle to see strategy in Trump’s Conway, McCain fights

“It makes it very, very, very difficult” for her to do her job, said one former senior White House official of the war of words between George Conway, husband of Kellyanne Conway (right), and President Donald Trump. | Mark Wilson/Getty [...]

Trump faces failing strategy on auto jobs as he heads to Ohio

President Donald Trump is focused on exhorting GM not to shutter the Lordstown plant, where it makes the compact Chevrolet Cruze model. | Jeff Swensen/Getty Images Employment As the president tries to save an auto plant in Ohio, his [...]

GOP strategy on Omar: Let Dems struggle on their own

“I would like to see what the Democrats are going to do,” Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said on Wednesday on controversy over Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar. “We’ve already led on this issue.” | AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite Share [...]

GOP donors: Trump campaign lacks a strategy to win in 2020

Though Brad Parscale is managing the president’s re-election campaign, much of the worry about Trump’s 2020 bid has centered on the lack of a big-picture strategist. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images 2020 Elections Their chief [...]

Cooper-Boles Amendment Challenges Theresa May’s Brexit Strategy

LONDON — Under normal circumstances, the British lawmakers Nick Boles and Yvette Cooper would hardly be called rebels. Mr. Boles, an Oxford-educated Tory, comes from a long line of colonial officers and Conservative Party stalwarts. [...]

White House pushes long odds strategy for wall

Vice President Mike Pence and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner met Thursday with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to discuss border wall legislation. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> The White [...]

U.S. Begins Syria Withdrawal, Amid Uncertainty Over Strategy

BEIRUT, Lebanon — The United States has started withdrawing its troops from Syria, an American military spokesman said on Friday, further muddling the Trump administration’s plans for disengagement from one of the Middle East’s [...]

POLITICO Playbook: W.H.’s new strategy: Humanitarian and security ‘crisis’ at the border

Presented by */ ]]> President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after a meeting with Congressional leaders about ending the partial government shutdown on Jan. 4. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY SHUTDOWN … DAY 18 [...]

Matteo Salvini Likes Nutella and Kittens. It’s All Part of a Social Media Strategy.

ROME — Matteo Salvini likes spreading Nutella on his morning bread. He winds down with a bowl of Barilla pasta and a glass of Barolo wine. He heeds the words of wisdom inside the wrappers of Perugina Bacio chocolates. He drinks Moretti [...]

Mexico’s Strategy for Dealing With Trump: Warn Him About China

MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s new government has a strategy for dealing with President Trump. Don’t anger him. Don’t cave in to him. Try to get him to join an ambitious investment plan to stem migration by creating jobs in Central [...]