Channel to Trump

Back channel to Trump: Loyal aide in Trump Tower Rhona Graff acts as gatekeeper. Elizabeth Spiers: “I worked for Jared Kushner. He’s the wrong businessman to reinvent government”. White House shuffles West Wing staff after health bill collapse: Deputy chief of staff Katie Walsh is being dispatched to Trump’s outside political group. The populist nationalist on Trump's National Security Council: Michael Anton actively courts controversy with his extreme views — but how much influence does he have in the White House? Steve Bannon hates libertarians because they’re not living in the real world. Who is Julia Hahn? The unlikely rise of Steve Bannon’s right-hand woman. Eric Lach interviews Katia Kelly, the Brooklyn neighborhood blogger with the Paul Manafort scoop.