- Republicans will not find an exact ideological match in Donald Trump, says a GOP strategist
- But it will be hard for the new president to break the inertia of Washington, he says
The Axe Files, featuring David Axelrod, is a podcast distributed by CNN and produced at the University of Chicago Institute of Politics. The author works for the podcast.
Alexandria, Virginia (CNN)Despite Donald Trump's strongly conservative cast of Cabinet nominees, a veteran strategist who worked for a pro-Trump super PAC predicts the new presidency will be unpredictable, at times confounding members of both parties.