One party, two branches! The Elite party is comprised of the Democrat and the Republican branches. Why do you think the liberals have won on virtually every issue over the years!
Not every politician is aware of this, they don’t know about the big picture… but the ‘movers and shakers’ know.
It’s probably the same with the media. Murdoch (I heard) funds the Huffington Post and founded Fox News which he sold 25% of to a billionaire Saudi prince.