Follow RT for news and stories about US politics and political figures, including Steve Bannon, who used to be a White House Chief Strategist in the Donald Trump administration. Steve Bannon is also a former investment banker, and the former executive chairman of Breitbart News. Leaving the White House Steve Bannon started to oppose policies of the Republican Party. Get news and articles on Steve Bannon’s background and career. Steve Bannon identifies himself as economic nationalist, favoring restrictions on free trade with Mexico and China, as well as on immigration. Moreover, Steve Bannon is against military intervention and an increase of the number of US troops in countries like Afghanistan. Check out RT.com to find the details about Steve Bannon’s views and rhetoric.