Here’s the memo that blew up the NSC: Fired White House staffer argued “deep state” attacked Trump administration because the president represents a threat to cultural Marxist memes, globalists, and bankers. Coup clucks clan: Rightbloggers blame “deep state” for Trump’s woes. Is Mike Pence the “deep state” that Trump fears? Dan Rather: Recent leaks “a public service”. White House “enemies list” drove McMaster-Bannon feud. The committee to save America: Here’s one of the most intriguing — and consequential — theories circulating inside the White House. Why is Sebastian Gorka still in the White House?

Republicans turn guns on each other in wake of Obamacare repeal fail. Jeff Flake’s ridiculous, fake anti-Trump rebellion should terrify Republicans. Trump’s insane public spat with McConnell is historically unprecedented. Trump is losing his battle with the Republican Party. Is Trump preparing to leave the Republican Party? Nancy LeTourneau on how the party of George W. and Jeb Bush is dying.