Trump and Chief Strategist Pick Bannon Disagreed on Foreign Student Policy

November 17, 2016

A Washington Post article about how President-elect Donald J. Trump’s pick for chief strategist, former Breitbart News head Stephen K. Bannon, “flattered and coaxed Trump on policies key to the alt-right” -- a far-right ideology associated with white nationalism -- reports that the two men rarely disagreed during a series of conversations on Bannon’s radio show. But one area where they did disagree had to do with immigration policies as they relate to international students -- and Trump's view that students who graduate from top American universities should be allowed to stay in the country.

The following is the Post’s account of the on-air exchange between Bannon and Trump from last November.

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