Why Does the Alt-Right love Tulsi Gabbard?
"This is about radical Islam. This is as much a military war as it is an ideological war." at 1:48
Once Trump was elected, her right-wing support continued to increase, with Richard Spencer, David Duke, and writers at the Daily Stormer singing her praises. Steve Bannon arranged her meeting with Trump, and Spencer and Duke vocally supported her appointment to Trump's cabinet and her potential presidential bid, with Spencer tweeting that he supported Gabbard over Trump: "Tulsi Gabbard 2020 #Trumped."
There was some press coverage of Neo-Nazi support in 2017: