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Episode 75: Bill Kristol

Bill Kristol at CPAC in Orlando, Florida, September 23, 2011. (Gage Skidmore via Flickr)

Bill Kristol is working on a surprise for President Trump in 2020.

In the latest episode of The Jamie Weinstein Show, the founder and editor-at-large of The Weekly Standard opens up about Trump’s first two years, trying to find a 2020 GOP primary challenger, the Mueller investigation, and much more.
Show Roadmap:
  • What’s surprised Kristol during the first two years of the Trump administration.
  • Whether Trump ever impresses Kristol.
  • On whether the Trump administration ever reaches out to Kristol for advice.
  • On Kristol’s friends who work with Trump.
  • Kristol discusses his recent visit to New Hampshire.
  • On Kristol’s efforts to field a 2020 primary challenger to Trump.
  • Where Kristol sees the Mueller investigation going .
  • Whether U.S. foreign policy over the last two decades has been too ambitious.

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